Cordova Electric Cooperative


Career Opportunities

Thank you for your interest in employment with Cordova Electric Cooperative, an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Cordova Alaska

Company Profile

CEC is a rural electric cooperative that serves over 1,500 consumers in the Community of Cordova, Alaska and is a stand-alone utility that includes generation, transmission and distribution systems.  CEC is committed to employee and public safety, renewable energy generation, and reasonable pricing.  Read more about our Cooperative in our CEC Company Profile document.

Community Profile

Cordova is located in beautiful South Central Alaska on Prince William Sound, renowned for breathtaking scenery and world class outdoor recreation including snow sports, hunting, fishing, boating, and aviation.  The community offers a safe, friendly atmosphere with award-winning schools and a local hospital.  Read more about this great community in the Cordova Community Profile document.

Current Job Openings

CEC continually accepts employment applications for present and possible future career opportunities and will keep resumes/employment applications on file for one year from the date they are received.  Feel free to email your resume/employment application to CEC at, fax it to 907-424-5527, or mail it to Cordova Electric Cooperative, Attention:  Human Resources, P.O. Box 20, Cordova, AK 99574.

CEC Application for Employment

Power Lineman Apprentice

This position is under the direct supervision of the Manager of Generation and Distribution and is a full-time Union position.  The incumbent is to assist with providing the maximum utilization of electrical equipment and control apparatus used in supplying power to the Cooperative members.

CEC offers an excellent benefits package with paid time off, holidays, and a dynamic group of people to work with and learn from.

Complete Job Description

Please email your resume/employment application to CEC at, fax it to 907-424-5527, or mail it to Cordova Electric Cooperative, Attention:  Human Resources, P.O. Box 20, Cordova, AK 99574.

CEC Application for Employment


Cordova Electric Cooperative in cooperation with The Alaska Joint Electrical Apprenticeship & Training Trust is accepting applications for the position of Power Lineman Apprentice.  Applications will be accepted along with required documentation at the CEC office or email at until November 3rd, 2020 at 5:00 p.m.

All applicants that fully meet the following minimum requirements are encouraged to apply.

  1. Be at least 18 years of age by interview date.
  2. Provide a copy of your high school diploma or state issued GED certificate.
  3. Provide your transcripts for high school and post high school education and training. GED records must be submitted if applicable.
  4. Show evidence of successful completion of one of the following: two semesters of high school level algebra or one semester of college level algebra with a passing grade of C or better; a score of 6 or better on the State of Alaska Work Keys Math Assessment, or successful completion of the NJATC Online Tech Math Course (
  5. Possess a valid Alaska Driver’s License.
  6. Must submit all along with a $25.00 application processing fee.

If you are a United States military veteran, or if you have 2,000 hours of documented experience as a power lineman, you may qualify for an interview through alternate means. Contact the apprenticeship office for more information.

Application Packets can be obtained at the CEC Office or online at For questions please contact CEC at (907) 424-5555 or the Apprenticeship office at (907) 337-9508.  Office hours are from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Any individual who is offered an apprenticeship will be employed through Cordova Electric Cooperative and must complete a CEC employment application and meet all pre-hire employment criteria. The individual will be required to submit to a drug test and obtain negative results.

The AJEATT will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older. The AJEATT will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.