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At KUB, we value the commitment and hard work of our employees. Our employees are our most valuable assets and we know investing in employees is essential – we offer competitive compensation and benefit programs to enhance the quality of life for our employees, both at home and work.

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Facilities Student – 18068

This position is intended to support the Facilities Management staff by gathering data and inspecting facilities as required on capital and O/M projects. Duties may include but will not be limited to development and tracking of asset maintenance and replacement programs such as housekeeping, landscaping, HVAC replacement, roof replacement, paving, etc. for all of KUB Facilities. Projects will include facility designs and support of existing and future facility projects and programs. Utilizes Excel and Word for data capturing and data updates and asset management software to track key performance indicators. Assists with utility records research, data validation, and problem resolution for existing facilities.

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Technical Training Coordinator – 18106

Own, develop, present, and/or coordinate internal and external expert presenters for technical training programs. Job duties include assessing training needs; mapping out development plans for teams and individuals; Conducting training sessions to ensure a diverse and qualified workforce. Coordinate classroom and hands-on training events for construction, operations, and/or engineering departments. Ability to interact professionally with others. Other job functions include develop technical procedures; perform field audits and investigations; using an IT system to track qualifications and performance; schedule and track training program implementation.

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Systems Operator – 18087

Serves as a member of a team responsible for the safe and efficient management, operation, and restoration of all KUB's utility systems. Responsible for correcting electric, gas, water, and wastewater problems by analyzing, prioritizing, and dispatching appropriate personnel in response to customer requests. Responsible for the safety of field personnel by ensuring clear and accurate communication and information of each system event. Capable of advising customers on how to deal with electric, gas, water, and wastewater problems in emergency situations. Prepares daily system reports, work orders, and interruption summaries. Operates equipment safely in the field such as breakers and air-break switches. Works on a rotational-shift basis including weekends, nights, holidays, and for extended periods during system events and outages.

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Why KUB?

Working at KUB is more than a job – it’s a career path to success with excellent benefits and competitive pay that allows you to make a difference in our community!

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Our History

Much has changed since KUB was established in 1939, but our commitment to our customers and community is still strong. As we look to the future, we are dedicated to being good stewards of our utility systems and our ratepayers’ dollars.

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Our Community

KUB connects our community through more than just pipes and wires. KUB is active in the community through partnerships, outreach events, volunteer efforts, and service projects.

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