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When you join our team, you become part of the ECE family. We empower decision making at all levels, encourage new ideas, reward our employees for exceptional efforts and have a lot of fun along the way. Discover for yourself why employees love working here.

East Central Energy is an equal opportunity employer.

How to apply:

Employment application:


  • Mail to East Central Energy, P.O. Box 39, Braham MN 55006
  • Fax to: 763-689-6171 Attn: Human Resources
  • email to

Career opportunity

As a member of the Forestry Services Team at ECE this individual will assist in the implementation of a vegetation management (VM) program for the Cooperative that includes pruning, clearing, risk tree management and herbicide applications. This is a field position consisting of meeting with property owners, contractors and making various vegetation assessments throughout ECE’s service territory.

Key Responsibility Areas: Oversee the implementation of a line patrol and off-cycle risk tree program to minimize outages and safety issues. Field review and plan work for service orders, line construction, scheduled VM work, and other projects. Meet with property owners to educate and address concerns.  

Minimum Education and Experience: Two year degree or certificate in forestry or arboriculture, plus 2 years experience in utility vegetation management (UVM) in assignments that include project management and/or supervision; or 4 years experience in UVM assignments that include project management and/or supervision. Must be an ISA certified arborist, certified utility specialist, and certified pesticide applicator. Public relation skills and competencies in sales and negotiation techniques are particularly important. 

ECE offers a competitive compensation and benefits package. Please send resume by April 24, 2017 to Human Resources department, East Central Energy, PO Box 39, Braham, MN  55006, or email to  EEO/AA

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