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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 jobs@NewportUtilities.com. Newport Utilities is a TN Drug Free Workplace.

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Newport Utilities is currently seeking a qualified WarehouserThe primary role of the Warehouser is to track inventory for electric, water, wastewater, and broadband materials, and to prepare equipment for shipping when repairs or replacements are required. Substantial computer use required with proficiency in Microsoft Office applications. Must possess and maintain a valid TN driver’s license with CDL classification. Must be able to work extended hours beyond normal shift, evenings, weekends, and holidays during emergencies. Must be able to report to work for emergency purposes in 30 minutes or less. Applicants must meet the required standards to be considered for this position. For a complete list of requirements and expectations, please review the position description. To apply for this position, complete and email the Employment Application to jobs@NewportUtilities.com.

Newport Utilities is currently seeking a qualified Wastewater System SupervisorThe role of the Wastewater System Supervisor is to ensure the safe and proper operation of the Wastewater Treatment Plant and wastewater collection system in accordance with governmental regulations and NU policies. Applicants must meet the required standards to be considered for this position. For a complete list of requirements and expectations, please review the position description. To apply for this position, complete and email the Employment Application to jobs@NewportUtilities.com.

Newport Utilities is currently seeking a qualified Network EngineerThe role of the Network Engineer is to perform planning, design, deployment, and recovery procedures for a fiber network that supports the smartgrid infrastructure as well as provides broadband services to residential and commercial customers. This position will support life cycle management, security response measures, and local area network physical and logical plant installations and modifications. Applicants must meet the required standards to be considered for this position. For a complete list of requirements and expectations, please review the position description. To apply for this position, complete and email the Employment Application to jobs@NewportUtilities.com

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