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OPALCO offers employees a unique working culture where member service is combined with state-of-the-art technology. Our high-energy environment supports creativity, innovation and teamwork.

Working at OPALCO

Ongoing Education

We offer extensive training in the latest technologies. Thanks to OPALCO’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Rock Island, there is now robust broadband coverage throughout the islands for access to telecommuting, continuing education and connection to online resources.

Excellent benefits

OPALCO offers excellent benefits, including health care coverage, vacation and sick leave, pension, 401K match, competitive salaries and holiday leave.

Island Living

Island living comes with many perks: the pristine marine environment provides a moderate year-round climate and lots of outdoor recreation opportunities; our small, rural communities provide a close-knit and safe place to raise a family; and our schools (preschool through community college), libraries and summer programs are top notch.

Open Positions

To apply for an open position, please submit an OPALCO employment application, your professional resume, cover letter and references to Listed jobs are open until filled.

OPALCO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Communication Specialist- Eastsound

OPALCO is seeking a skilled Communication Specialist to implement communication and outreach strategies for co-op members. The position includes website management, digital and print content creation, proficiency in social media, and event coordination. The applicant must be a collaborative team player. Read the full job description here.

Staking Technician - Eastsound

OPALCO is seeking a dependable team player to fill the position of Staking Technician which performs engineering duties in support of new/upgrades of member services and other active projects. Applicant must be able to perform field work, work with members in a courteous manner and understand engineering basics.  This is an Eastsound, WA based, bargaining unit, full-time position. Salary and benefits are competitive.  Check out the salary, benefits and job description.

Journeyman Electrical Lineworker

OPALCO is seeking a certified Journeyman Electrical Lineworker to join our co-op team serving the San Juan Islands of Northwest Washington State. Position performs a wide range of work including construction, maintenance and operation of our overhead and underground transmission and distribution system; operation of equipment; and some interaction with co-op members. Will work closely with home crew of five linemen and also travel to other islands, working with two other small crews.Check out the salary, benefits and job description. This is a full-time, bargaining unit position.

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