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Snapping Shoals EMC has been serving this area for over 80 years, and during that time has built a strong reputation for providing reliable power and excellent customer service. We offer great benefits, competitive compensation, and many career development opportunites. View our current opportunities below or call our job line at: 770-385-2751.

SSEMC has 1 job opening.


Snapping Shoals EMC is currently accepting applications for the position of Groundman. This position is responsible for assisting in the construction and maintenance of our electrical system. This position is our entry level position in our line of progression to our Lineman position.

Education Requirements
A high school diploma or general education degree;
One year of related experience or equivalent of education and experience is required.

General Requirements
A valid Georgia’s driver’s license is required.
An applicant must be able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License and Medical Examiners Certificate of Qualification within 12 months of accepting the position.

Qualified applicants for a position must complete an application for employment. Applications can be completed online or downloaded using one of the links below.





Download a copy of the application here: Employment Application

Completed applications should be mailed to:

Snapping Shoals EMC
Attn: Human Resources
P.O. Box 509
Covington, GA 30015

You may also pick up a paper copy of the application packet at our office located at 14750 Brown Bridge Road, Covington, GA. Office hours: Monday-Friday 8am-5pm.

Snapping Shoals EMC only accepts solicited applications and resumes. Neither a person's application nor resume is accepted if there are no advertised job openings.

Snapping Shoals EMC will announce job openings through:

  • Department of Labor
  • Local newspapers
  • National Rural Electric Cooperative Association (NRECA) website
  • Technical schools and universities
  • SSEMC website
  • Veterans and minority sources

Advertisements will include information about the position as well as instructions on the time, date, and location to take the application.

Applicants will be required to pass Snapping Shoals EMC's pre-employment physical with drug screen, previous employment verification and background check. If required by the position, applicants must provide a Motor Vehicle Registration (MVR) and have the ability to obtain and maintain a valid Georgia driver's license.

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Snapping Shoals EMC is an equal opportunity employer. Snapping Shoals EMC, in accordance with state and federal laws, does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), national origin, age, disability, or veteran status. Snapping Shoals EMC is also required by law, by virtue of its contract(s) with the federal government, to take affirmative action to employ women, minorities, otherwise qualified disabled individuals, and Vietnam Era and disabled veterans.