Event Calendar

Thursday, October 8, 2020

New Employee Orientation Workshop

Start Date: 10/8/2020 9:00 AM CDT
End Date: 10/8/2020 4:00 PM CDT

Venue Name: Jackson Electric Cooperative

N6868 County Road F
Black River Falls, WI  United States  54615

Organization Name: Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association

Wendy Fassbind
Email: wendy@weca.coop
Phone: (608) 467-4589

Registration: 8:30 a.m.
Program: 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

New Employee Orientation Workshop
1/2 Skill Builder Credit

This workshop will provide for new employees an introduction to the history of electric cooperatives; cooperative principles and structure; how electric cooperatives operate; cooperative finance; the role of the G&T in providing power; the competitive pressures and changes in the electric industry today; and support organizations for local cooperatives. Employees will also hear an electricity 101 presentation; various roles safety plays within electric cooperatives with suggestions for participants to take back to their home co-op; basic duties essential to all employees, focusing on general workplace safety and the well-being of the general public.

Associate Membership

Associate membership in the Wisconsin Electric Cooperative Association provides a continuing opportunity for providers of goods, services, materials, and equipment to build and maintain networking contacts with Wisconsin's electric co-ops and others with interests and needs related to all aspects of the electric power industry.

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