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Ameren Engineering Rep Step 1 in Collinsville, Illinois

If end date is listed, the posting will come down at 12:00 am on that date:Thursday October 28, 2021


Ameren Illinois is a regulated electric and gas delivery company. Our service territory spans 43,700 square miles, or about three-quarters of the state. Every day, we deliver electricity to 1.2 million electric and 812,000 natural gas customers in more than 1,200 communities in central and southern Illinois.

Ameren Illinois is looking for an Engineering Representative Step 1 who will be responsible for the following:

Position Description

  • Engineer and design facilities needed to provide adequate electric and natural gas service to residential, commercial, & industrial customers. Initiate and complete jobs using various Company computer and mainframe systems.

  • Assist in the evaluation of new business projects to determine expected revenue, project costs and customer contributions. Coordinate construction & engineering services as the primary customer contact, effectively meeting customer requests.

  • Maintain a positive & mutually beneficial relationship with the Company’s customers, architects, consulting engineers, trade allies, & community/civic leaders. Support the requirements of the Operating Center, assisting other team members as needed. Primary focus should be related to customer satisfaction.

  • Must successfully complete the Engineering Representative Training Program. The trainee will be required to pass testing after completion of each of the 6 classroom modules.

  • Field incoming and outgoing customer calls and capturing details of customer requested projects.

Position Requirements

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent required.

  • Successful completion of High School algebra or above with a grade of "C" or above required.

  • Satisfactory completion of courses with a grade C or better in D.C. and A.C. electricity or the equivalent from an accredited university, college or junior college required.

  • 1 year experience working with electricity may be considered in lieu of D.C. & A.C. course.

  • Preferred Associate’s Degree in GIS, Computer-Aided Drafting or Engineering Technology.

**If selected, applicants will be asked to provide High School and/or College or Junior College transcripts.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, genetic information, military service or status, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other class, trait, or status protected by law.

St. Louis-based Ameren Corporation powers the quality of life for 2.4 million electric customers and more than 900,000 natural gas customers in a 64,000-square-mile area through its Ameren Missouri and Ameren Illinois rate-regulated utility subsidiaries. Ameren Illinois provides electric transmission and distribution service and natural gas distribution service. Ameren Missouri provides electric generation, transmission and distribution service, as well as natural gas distribution service. Ameren Transmission Company of Illinois develops, owns and operates rate-regulated regional electric transmission projects. For more information, visit, or follow us on Twitter at @AmerenCorp,, or LinkedIn/company/Ameren.