Career Opportunities


UECTouchstoneUEC is a rapidly growing member-owned electric cooperative located in eastern Oregon minutes from the Columbia River. Our customer loads include residential, irrigation, commercial and industrial – from agribusiness to data centers. UEC operates more than 120 miles of 115 kV transmission line and more than 1,900 miles of 12.47 kV distribution line with substations and switching stations. Hermiston is a thriving city of 18,000 residents, known for trophy hunting and fishing, its proximity to wine country, and its farming, food processing and energy development economy.


IT Analyst III–System Administrator

The IT Analyst III–System Administrator is responsible for embracing and supporting the vision and mission of the cooperative and the department. Provides reliable, high performance, integrated systems and applications. Provides exceptional end user support.

Position will remain open until filled. Interviews will begin as early as Nov. 14, 2018.

EEO M/F/Disability/Veteran.

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Operations Superintendent

The Operations Superintendent position plans and directs the system maintenance and service activities, including managing maintenance related contractors. This position activity promotes a culture of safety and assures safety standards are adhered to. The position coordinates with management, operations, construction personnel and UEC contractors to plan, implement and manage the rights-of-way inspection and maintenance activities consistent with UEC standards and policies. This position will work closely with the Construction Superintendent to assure clear communications and effective team work. Click on the link below for a full description and to apply.

Position Closes When Filled with interviews starting as early as Oct. 8, 2018.

EEO M/F/Disability/Veteran.

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Telecommunications Specialist

The Telecommunications Specialist will be responsible for designing outside plant network facilities, field audits, records verification, general documents preparation, data entry, creating work order construction prints, records posting, cable count re-arrangements, joint pole work, and routine work order functions.

Position will remain open until filled. Interviews will begin as early as Sept. 24, 2018.

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Distribution Engineer

The Distribution Engineer is responsible for providing cost-effective engineering for electric system construction and maintenance with minimal direction. The position maintains working knowledge of the UEC substations, transmission, and distribution systems, including design and equipment specifications and operating principles. The position also assists in the preparation of technical engineering studies, reports and assists in development of construction work plans. Provides project management for large construction/maintenance projects with minimal direction. Works regularly with consultants and contractors, providing instructions and direction for consulting project managers.

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UEC Job Application and Related Materials

UEC’s Online Job Application – Opens as a PDF. Download to complete.

UEC’s Voluntary Affirmative Action Data Self-Identification Form

UEC’s Disability Self Identification Form

UEC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

UEC’s Equal Employment Opportunity Policy Statement

UEC’s USDA Non-Discrimination Statement

UEC’s EEO Is The Law Poster

UEC’s EEO Is The Law Poster Supplement

Employee Polygraph Protection Act


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