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Thank you for your interest in working for Great Lakes Energy, a member-owned rural electric cooperative.

Great Lakes Energy (GLE) enjoys a rich history and tradition of advancing the quality of life for its members, providing them with value, convenience, comfort and flexibility to meet all their energy needs. GLE, a not-for-profit electric co-op, offers competitive rates and reliable service to rural Michigan homes and businesses.

A motivated community of employees empowered and entrusted to achieve company and personal success proudly serves GLE members. Employee success is driven by:

  • Open Communication
  • Flexibility
  • Teamwork and Camaraderie
  • Equity and Respect
  • Achievement.

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Are you interested in joining the GLE team?

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Operations Technician sought to maintain service to distribution system lines based out of our Wayland service center. Position requires a high school diploma or equivalent in addition to operational knowledge of the workings of an electric distribution system typically attained through completion of a certified apprenticeship program to be recognized as a utility or Journeyman lineworker or five or more years of experience, or equivalent experience/education. Position also requires a valid Michigan driver’s license. Full job description linked to above job title. Competitive wage and benefit package. Apply by November 22nd. Great Lakes Energy is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


If you are an individual with a disability and require a reasonable accommodation to complete any part of the application process, or are limited in the ability or unable to access or use this online application process and need an alternative method for applying, you may contact 888-485-2537 extension 1214 or for assistance.

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GLE offers health, life, AD&D and long term disability insurance, retirement savings plans, paid leave, team share incentive, tuition reimbursement and more.


Click the links below to download the Applicant Rights Under Federal Employment Laws.

Family and Medical leave Act (FMLA)

Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO)

“EEO Is The Law” Poster Supplement

Employee Polygraph Protection Act (EPPA)