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

Project Engineer

CEC currently has a position opening for a Project Engineer.  The objective of this position is to guide or assist in the engineering and project management activities of the Cooperative by applying technical knowledge, sound engineering judgment, and skill, to ensure that the electrical system and assigned projects meet present and future requirements and are rendering safe, effective, and dependable service in accordance with established objectives, policies, and plans.  This position requires an individual who regularly exercises a high degree of emotional and professional ability to manage multiple demands in a stressful environment.

Qualified candidates are required to have a Bachelor’s Degree in an Engineering or Technical Field, Electrical Engineering is preferred.  Five years of work-related experience utilizing project management and practical application of skills with a distribution/transmission utility or related organization is preferred.  Knowledge and application of basic engineering and project management principles, including specification and coordination equipment and vendors, is preferred.  Previous experience in the area of power generation, transmission, distribution, and utilization is also preferred.  Please see Position Guide for more information.

CEC offers a competitive benefits package and compensation will range from $75,000 to $90,000 +  dependent upon the qualifications and experience of the candidate.  CEC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Submit CEC application, resume, and cover letter detailing your interest and qualifications for the position with three professional references to Cordova Electric Cooperative, Inc., Attention:  Human Resources, P.O. Box 20, Cordova, AK 99574-0020, email this information to, or fax to 907-424-5527.  Closing date to receive applications is February 15, 2019.

Project Engineer Position Guide

CEC Application for Employment