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Careers at BEK

We’re a fun group of people working in a great environment, and we’re serious about exceptional technical and customer service. We strive to surprise people with the kind of caring and respect they don’t rely on from companies anymore, but come to once they’ve worked with us. We treat each other the same way, always treating coworkers with dignity and working as a team.

If this sounds like you, and if you’re interested in working in a supportive, professional and enjoyable environment, please apply for one of the positions below.
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The Data Systems Specialist will be responsible for producing accurate visual and data representation of BEK Plant by building and customizing AutoCAD applications, reporting from and updating digital based database platforms all to accurately maintain BEK data recordation standards.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide reporting functionally software based database platforms to other key department staff for regulatory reporting as well as internal measure of BEK Plant statistics.
  • Design and prepare graphic representations of BEK infrastructure using AutoCAD based software.
  • Interpret aerial photography and imagery
  • Analyze field operations data to identify spatial relationships and display the results of analysis, using maps, graphs or tabular data.
  • Enter data into databases using techniques such as coordinate geometry, map digitization, or conversion of other sources of digital data to produce accurate representation of BEK Plant.
  • Review existing or incoming data for accuracy, usefulness, quality and completeness of documentation.
  • Assure data consistency with Company standards and practices for conversion, maintenance, or upgrades.
  • Align BEK recordation information to promote accuracy across all BEK database applications.
  • Provide technical support to users within the Company regarding maintenance, development, and operation of the GIS databases and their applications.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with new and existing vendors, field data collection teams, and support personnel used by the Company.
  • Gives meticulous attention to detail.



Qualifications:

  • 1 year course completion in Geography, Cartography, or GIS closely related field.
  • 1 year experience in AutoCAD manipulation, application, drawing and design management
  • Ability to collect, analyze, and summarize data
  • Ability to geo-reference/geocode data
  • Knowledge of cartographic design
  • Preferred Knowledge of database systems including Mosaic, Microsoft Access and Crystal Reports.
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office software
  • Exposure to technical recordation in the Telecommunications Industry
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Organizational and time management skills are key
  • Ability to effectively communicate with BEK recordation staff to promote the highest quality representation of BEK Plant.

How to Apply

BEK offers competitive wages and an excellent benefits package.

Application for Employment.


Please send application and resume to:

BEK Communications

Attn: Human Resource Manager

PO Box 230, Steele, ND 58482


or email to:

careers@bektel.coop

Benefits

BEK offers the traditional medical, dental, life, PTO, 401K and Flexible Spending benefits. But we think you'll like our perks even more. Here are just a few:
  • Live in our service area? No cost telephone, internet, TV offerings and Cloud product offerings
  • 10 company-paid holidays
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Tickets to area high school, college and professional sporting events and more!

EEOC

BEK Communications is a drug free workplace, conducting pre-employment and random drug testing.