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NU has more than 100 employees, which are our most important resource. Without them, it would be impossible to produce and deliver our services to customers. There are various job opportunities throughout the utility industry for a wide range of skills and experiences. Educational levels for positions vary from High School Diploma (or its equivalency) to higher level degrees. Newport Utilities offers competitive salaries and excellent benefits.

Employment opportunities for Newport Utilities are generally advertised via newspapers, various utility periodicals, and at this website. Applications are accepted only when job openings exist. Newport Utilities is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer EOE/M/F/Veterans/Disabled. Newport Utilities endeavors to make our career site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our careers website, or require assistance in completing a job application, please contact CFrisbee@NewportUtilities.com . Newport Utilities is a TN Drug Free Workplace.

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JOB POSTING: Staff Accountant 1
Newport Utilities is seeking a motivated Staff Accountant 1. The role of the Staff Accountant 1 is to complete bank reconciliations timely; to train and become lead for plant accounting, including capitalizations; cross train on other departmental duties to be backup as needed; process employee reimbursements for approval; assist manager in monthly close and budgets, etc. B.S. degree in Accounting, Business, or closely related field required. One to two years’ experience in related field preferred.

For a complete position description, including minimum and preferred requirements, please click on the LINK. Excellent benefit package and salary commensurate with qualifications. Complete the Employment Application and email to jobs@newportutilities.com

Employment Application