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Employment Opportunities

Employees are the most important resource at Dickson Electric System. Without them, it would be impossible to deliver electricity to our approximately 36,000 customers. Dickson Electric System offers a meaningful work environment, career development and competitive pay and benefits. DES has a practice of promoting from within the organization when qualified employees express interest. However, sometimes it becomes necessary to recruit and select candidates from outside the organization.

Employment opportunities for DES are posted on our website and if necessary, advertised via local newspapers or the TVPPA website. Resumes and applications are accepted only when there is a specific job opening. 

DES has the following career opportunity available at this time: Cashier.

The essential duties are to process customer payments for electric service and landfill accounts; post payments, prepare deposits, maintain money drawer, enter checks, process bad debt cards, permits, maintain records, balance cash drawer and checks, post all transactions and prepare end of day reports.

The minimum qualifications are:

At least one year office experience using basic office equipment.

Ability to effectively communicate with customers, other employees of DES and the general public in a professional businesslike manner.

Basic computer and basic math skills. 

Must be able to manage multiple activities, assume responsibility, and handle numerous assignments simultaneously. 

Must have the physical ability, with or without reasonable accommodations, to sit, stand, bend, lean, and reach.

Qualified, interested parties should complete the DES application at this link and email it to mthomas@dicksonelectric.com. Completed applications may also be mailed via U.S. mail to Dickson Electric System, P.O. Box 627, Dickson, TN  37056. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled. 

Dickson Electric System is a Tennessee Drug-Free Workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.