Careers at KEA

Kodiak Electric Association is an equal opportunity provider and employer.   

Applications are accepted only when an employment opportunity exists. At that time, job openings will be posted below. Positions are open until filled. Applications are not maintained on file for future positions once the position applied for has been filled.

Substation Electrician

This full-time union position is responsible for providing for the integrity, reliability, and protection of the cooperative’s transmission and distribution substation systems supplying power to our communities.  Must be a graduate of an approved substation apprenticeship program or have a valid State of Alaska Certificate of Fitness as a Journeyman Electrician and be a graduate of an approved Electrical Wireman/Electrician/Meterman apprenticeship.  A minimum of three years of experience in the electrical field is required.

 Click on our 2022 Substation Electrician Position Description for more information.

 Power Generation Technician

This full time union position is responsible for performing troubleshooting, repair, and maintenance of GE 1.5 MW wind turbines, Flywheel energy storage system (FESS), Battery energy storage system (BESS), Diesel electric generators, and general power plant and facility maintenance.  Must have an appropriate vocational degree, Electrical Certificate of Fitness, or certified OEM Trained is required.  Experience in Power Plant Maintenance is desired.

 Click on our 2022 Power Generation Technician Position Description for more information.

Associate Power Generation Technician

This full-time union position is essentially the same as the regular Power Generation Technician position, but in a learning mode.  After completion of four (4) years of service, to advance from Associate Power Generation Technician to Power Generation Technician, the employee must complete the General Electric wind turbine school and pass the final exam, demonstrate proficiency in PLC and SCADA systems, and meet such other criteria to demonstrate readiness to assume the full responsibilities of a Power Generation Technician.

Click on our 2022 Associate Power Generation Technician Position Description for more information.

How to Apply: Download and complete the 2022 KEA Employment Application Form.  For more information, or to submit your completed application, please email Nancy B. Sweeney, Communication/HR Specialist, at, or call 907.486.7709.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

(Click here to download the 2022 KEA Employment Application Form.)

Thank you for your interest in employment with Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.”