Career Opportunities

Glades Electric Cooperative occasionally has positions available for employment. We think of these openings as lifelong career opportunities rather than “just a job”. As an Electric Cooperative, we share a deep commitment to the communities we serve and to each and every employee on our team.

Employment Opportunities

We currently have an opening for a System Operator position.  This is an hourly position for the night shift, requiring work every other weekend and holidays.  For more details, download the job description.  Applications are due by January 24, 2019.  See below for an employment application.

Employment Application

Download and print the Application for Employment (PDF), complete all 5 pages, and then submit to Glades Electric Cooperative, Inc. along with your resume and cover letter using one of the following methods:

  • Fax to: 863-946-6266
  • Mail to:
    Glades Electric Cooperative, Inc. c/o Employee Services
    P.O. Box 519
    Moore Haven, FL 33471
  • Email to:
  • In person at a local office

We offer an excellent salary commensurate with experience and an outstanding benefit package. Employee Applications may be obtained at any GEC Office. GEC is an Equal Opportunity Affirmative Action Employer and a Drug Free Workplace.  Click here to review our statements of nondiscrimination and affirmative action.

About Us

Glades Electric Cooperative, Inc. is a progressive rural utility serving approximately 15,000 meters located in South Central Florida covering Highlands, Okeechobee, Glades, and Hendry counties.

The metropolitan areas of Orlando, Ft. Myers, and West Palm Beach are a couple of hours away with Orlando hosting major theme parks such as Disney World, Sea World, Universal Studios, Disney MGM, Epcot, Islands of Adventure, and Pleasure Island. Our service territory borders Lake Okeechobee which is famous for it’s Large Mouth Bass fishing, duck hunting, and outdoor recreation.

Contact Us

If you have any questions, please call us at 863-946-6200.