Oelwein, IA – Electrician

At East Penn, our people are our business.  We are a family-owned enterprise committed to fostering an atmosphere that honors the contributions of everyone.  We want our employees to have long-term careers, and many do – more than 30% of our workforce has over a decade of service.


JOB SKILL REQUIREMENTS:   Must be Medium Voltage qualified and have power distribution experience up to 15KV.

Literate (able to read and interpret a variety of service manuals, schematics, and the NEC), general math skills (adding, subtracting, multiplying, and dividing), good mechanical skills (running conduit, drills, knockout punches, power saws, etc.), a good deal of bending, twisting, climbing, and walking, may lift up to 100 lbs., (any lifting of 50lbs or greater requires assistance) good hand-eye coordination Industrial Electrical maintenance experience and welding experience. Knowledge of electrical code.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to: maintenance of the electrical distribution system and operating medium voltage distribution equipment, reading various schematics, installing new equipment (machinery, lighting, receptacles, etc.), and assisting in panel building. Other responsibilities may involve: bending conduit, performing electrical troubleshooting, preventive maintenance, and assisting in some welding projects as needed, most work under supervision. He or she is responsible for the quality of work produced. Responsible for proper hygiene, housekeeping, and safety practices. Perform other duties as required by Management.


East Penn offers a growing environment, competitive wages and excellent benefits including 401K.

To apply, submit your resume by mail or in person or stop by our location to complete an application:

Mailing Address:

Personnel Department
East Penn Manufacturing
220 14th St SE
Oelwein, IA 50662

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 7:30am – 4:30pm


Job Application

Download the application form, fill it out and submit with your name and email address.