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Consider a Career at MidSouth EC

Now offering opportunities to make a difference in your community

When you think of a career at MidSouth Electric Co-op, your initial thought might be of a lineworker, but there are all sorts of different career paths available at the cooperative.

So whether your passions lie in the fields of science, technology, engineering, art and math or you’re interested in a technical career, the cooperative may have an option that’s just right for you!

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Not only does MidSouth EC offer a four-year, Department of Labor-certified lineworker apprenticeship program, we also offer an academic and technical scholarship program to high school seniors in our service territory. (Scholarship applications are due April 6. For more information, visit

If your interests include technology, look no further than our fiber/information technology department or system operations dispatch for a fast-paced career in a rapidly evolving market. Is engineering more your speed? Our engineering department works on electrical engineering projects and even helps contribute to research studies with Texas A&M University. Does math or art speak to you? The accounting and communications departments work closely to monitor budgets and create art and marketing materials for the cooperative. Do you prefer work that takes you outside? Our water department offers a host of such technical career positions, as do our right-of-way and electrical operations departments.

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MidSouth’s No. 1 goal is to deliver quality service to our members. We are always working to find more efficient ways to perform our tasks, and we’re constantly striving to make our system as reliable as possible. In a career at MidSouth EC, you’ll work closely with members and colleagues to ensure our mission is kept at the forefront.

The environment at MidSouth EC is supportive, collaborative and respectful. While professional growth comes from formal and on-the-job training, which provide foundational tools and skills, the most valuable learning happens through informal mentoring and guidance from your colleagues every day.

MidSouth EC is a place where continual growth is required. We want our employees to strive for their full potential, and we want to help them get there. You’ll deepen your expertise and build your skills by working with people at the top of their profession. The pace is swift, and the expectations are high. You will benefit from exposure to tough challenges, the demand for quick thinking and dealing with the unexpected.

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Visit for more information regarding careers at MidSouth Electric Co-op. Don’t see availability that piques your interest? Register your email address to be notified when new job listings are posted.