Midwest Energy Job Opportunities

Midwest Energy offers exciting careers in the Electric and Natural Gas industries in dozens of locations throughout Central and Western Kansas. As an equal opportunity employer, Midwest Energy will accept applications and/or resumes for those positions that are open and available to external candidates. 

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Please e-mail an application and/or resume with indication of the position of interest to:  Include your resume as an attachment as a .pdf or .doc file.

If you have additional questions, feel free to contact our Human Resources department at 1-800-222-3121. 

You may also download and print out an application form and an optional application data form in .pdf format.

Current Job Openings

  • Summer Internships with Electrical Line Construction & Maintenance Crews

    Hays, Great Bend, Colby

    Attention: Vo Tech Schools and Line Tech Students

    Midwest Energy Inc. is seeking applications for 5 (five) summer internships with its Electrical Line Construction & Maintenance Crews.

    Jobs will be offered in three of our service territories:

    Hays              (offering two summer intern positions)

    Great Bend    (offering two summer intern positions)

    Colby             (offering one summer intern position)

    Posting will be open until filled

    Resumes may be submitted to:  E-mail

    For an application form or additional information log on to and click on careers.

    Midwest Energy Inc. is an equal opportunity Employer

    Close Date:
  • Electric Distribution Engineer

    Hays/other Midwest Energy locations may be considered

    Midwest Energy, Inc., an electric and natural gas utility company, is seeking an electrical engineer to work in its Hays, Kansas office.  Midwest Energy serves 50,000 electric customers.  The company has $164 million in total electric utility plant and 11,000 miles of transmission and distribution lines.

    Position involves electric distribution system planning, protective device coordination, distribution and substation design and engineering support for the Operations Department.  The position duties include (1) develop, plan, direct, coordinate and control the design, construction and operation of distribution facilities and support the system control functions so as to provide efficient, safe and reliable system operations; (2) support of the Outage Management System (OMS), (3) provide line and substation design engineering and construction support; and (4) investigate emerging developments in reliability and distribution technology.

    Minimum qualifications: (1) Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from an ABET-accredited university, with preference for power system-related studies, (2) Experience in electric distribution system engineering is required and a minimum of two years’ progressively responsible experience preferred.  Consideration will be given for related experience.

    Applicable experience includes all phases of electrical design, construction and maintenance with special emphasis in one or more of the following areas: distribution system planning and analysis, protection system coordination, line and substation design. Experience should include use of distribution analysis programs such as Milsoft or CYME or related electric utility experience.  Professional registration, or the ability to become registered in the State of Kansas within 4 years is required.

    This is an excellent opportunity to grow in an electrical engineering position with a solid organization that can provide a broad spectrum of experience.

    Primary working conditions are office based.  Must be able to sit and work at a computer for extended time periods. Field work is also required to gather information, inspect distribution facilities, monitor construction and maintenance activities, and assist in storm damage assessment and repair. Occasional work outside of normal business hours required.

    Applicants should submit a resume summarizing their relevant experience and training in the areas outline above, along with a letter of application to  This position will remain open until filled.    

    Close Date: May 01, 2020
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