Important information for Applicants:
• Please note that the emails you receive regarding your application will come from the email address Talent@sunflower.net. Please be sure to check your junk and spam folders when waiting for replies from Sunflower regarding your application.
• For assistance with completing an application or to request a reasonable accommodation, please contact us at _HR@sunflower.net
Fantastic opportunity for a Line Technician Apprentice or Journey in Great Bend, KS. Develop and grow your skills in the utility industry!
Join Sunflower Electric Power Corporation, a well-established generation and transmission utility serving central and western Kansas. We are looking for an individual with a strong work ethic and desire to learn more about and grow in the utility industry! The apprentice opening in Great Bend, KS will provide the opportunity for you to assist with inspection and repairs of transmission lines and substation sites under the direct supervision of a journey or higher-level Line Technician. If you are an experienced Journey Line Technician, you will inspect, maintain, and/or repair or replace equipment and/or associated transmission property to ensure locations are safe for authorized staff.
Refer to the Responsibility Outline and Physical and Mental Requirements for a complete list of qualifications:
Line Technician Apprentice Responsibility Outline
Journey Line Technician Responsibility Outline
We administer selection tests for a variety of positions. The required tests have been developed by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), a trade association of investor-owned electric utility companies. We strongly encourage candidates to review all the information, including the sample test brochures, and to use the available practice tests before taking the actual tests, available here:
The username and password are both sunflower. Practice tests provide sample questions and detailed discussions of the correct answers. It's important to take the practice test as you would the actual one, with similar intensity and concentration. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.
Note: EEI does not allow access to the actual tests. Testing sessions are held at various locations.
Sunflower Electric Power Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including disability/vets.