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Careers at BrightRidge

Employees are the most important resource at BrightRidge. Without them, it would be impossible to deliver electricity to our 78,600 metered-customers. There are numerous job opportunities throughout the utility industry. Educational levels for positions vary from High School Diploma to various levels of degree. BrightRidge offers an excellent work environment, career development, flexible work schedules, and competitive pay and benefits.

Employment opportunities for BrightRidge are generally advertised via local newspapers, various utility periodicals, and on this website. Resumes and/or applications are only accepted when job openings exist. BrightRidge is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and a TN drug-free workplace.

  • AMI Technician I
    Date Posted: 03/22/19

    A job opening exists in the BrightRidge AMI Department for an AMI Technician I.

    Incumbent will complete annual meter validations and perform meter changes; complete assigned service orders through Mobile Workforce or paper orders as necessary; investigate the root cause of low/no usage meters; exchange meters; complete annual visual inspections, perform manual reading checks; return meters removed to the shop for testing, train on all AMI Tech II responsibilities to include connects, disconnects, direct load control installation and maintenance, water heater thermostat and element troubleshooting, and AMI site locations.  The AMI Technician I will place meters in/out of service, document and report broken meter seals, and interact with BrightRidge customers in a positive manner.  The successful candidate will establish and maintain effective working relations, identify different types of meters and related equipment, possess strong critical thinking/problem-solving skills, operate a multimeter, complete work independently, possess P/C skills and have experience with Windows-based programs.  The incumbent will be trained to use software to include CIS, ABS, MDM, Tantalus TeamRoom and TUNet systems.

    Position requires driving several hours a day plus constant handling, vision and depth perception and frequent fine manipulation, sitting, reaching and static position of the head/neck.  Requires frequent arm/hand, leg/foot and simple grasp for machine control operation.  Outside work in adverse weather conditions and the ability to ambulate on uneven terrain with exposure to dirt and dust is required. May be exposed to insects and animals such as dogs.  Must be able to occasionally lift up to 40 pounds (propane tanks) and have maximum push force of 30 pounds and maximum pull force of 20 pounds.

    Requirements include a high school diploma/equivalent, a valid driver’s license and prior fieldwork experience in an electric utility or similar industry is preferred.  Only qualified applicants will be considered.  Applications must be completed by Friday, March 29, 2019.  EEO/M/F/TNDFWP.

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BrightRidge employees are dedicated to providing great service to its customers, as well as supporting our community through individual volunteer opportunities.  Our employees are truly are greatest asset, and they are truly very service-minded.  We are glad for the opportunity to serve you!

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BrightRidge Broadband Partners

BrightRidge is excited to offer you full broadband services, including high-speed internet, voice, and video.  In order that we may meet our eight-year phased roll-out, we are securing partnerships with other contractors.  Current employment opportunities may be available with these contractors:  Ontrac (Submit Resume to Ontrac) and Quanta Telecom Services (Submit Resume to Quanta Telecom Services).  Both contractors have many years experience in the fiber connectivity/broadband industry.

Crouch, Connie

Connie Crouch

Chief Employee Relations Officer

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Stacey Sheffey

Benefits Administrator

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