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East River Electric Power Cooperative Communications and Control Systems Analyst in Madison, South Dakota

Communications and Control Systems AnalystDo you enjoy working with other talented professionals focused on performance and innovation? Are you looking for a career, not just another job? Then take a closer look at East River Electric Power Cooperative. We are searching for a highly-skilled professional to provide daily administration, problem solving, and oversight of our digital mobile radio (DMR) master systems. East River Electric is a not-for-profit generation and transmission cooperative with a service area that covers 40,000 square miles. We deliver wholesale power to our members, which include 24 rural electric distribution cooperatives and one municipally-owned electric system in eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota. Our members, in turn, power the properties of the member-owners in their service territories.We believe cooperatives help build stronger communities.Our CommunityThis job opportunity is located at our main campus in Madison, South Dakota. Madison boasts a family-friendly, small town atmosphere with a wealth of modern amenities including the new Madison Regional Hospital, the high-tech campus of Dakota State University, a thriving community center and more. The town is centered between two lakes, provides ample recreational opportunities and is a short drive from many of eastern South Dakota's most popular attractions.Learn more about Madison on our website: responsibilities include:Install, maintain, and modify the DMR master system equipment, software, and related devices.Generate reports and maintain system documentation, records, and drawings.Resolve and/or make recommendations regarding system failures.Evaluate and recommend system changes, upgrades, and/or additions.Provide user training and assistance.Be available to provide updates and troubleshoot issues in emergency situations.Minimum requirements include:Associate degree in computer systems, data communications, electronics, or a closely related technical field.In lieu of a degree, at least five years relevant computer and data communications experience may be considered, or anequivalent combination of education, training and experience.Excellent communication skills and ability to develop positive working relationships.Demonstrated proficiency with MS Office products and computer systems.Benefits include:Retirement pension plan401(k) plan with a matching contributionMedical insurance and a Health Savings AccountPaid vacation, sick leave, and holidaysFlexible 9/80 work schedule with 9-hour work days and every other Friday offWant to learn more about East River?Visit ourwebsite's career pagesand hear what our current employees have to say.Questions?Contacthr@eastriver.coopor (605) 256-8001.Position open until filled with ongoing review of applications. Initial interviews expected to be scheduled during the week of November 9th.EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER M/F/DISABLED/VETERANFor more information, or to apply now, you must go to the website below. Please DO NOT email your resume to us as we only accept applications through our website.