Job Postings

Manager of Finance & Accounting

Newport Utilities is actively seeking a Manager of Finance & Accounting. The role of this position is to maintain responsibility for all financial information to external (i.e., banks and TVA) and internal (i.e., Board of Directors and General Managers) bodies.  This is inclusive of budgeting, financial planning, investments, reports, rate design, audits, and tax preparation for the Electric, Broadband, Water, and Wastewater departments.

This individual also supervises Accounting and Bookkeeping services.    Must possess a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business, Accounting or Finance, plus a minimum of ten years of experience of increased responsibility in Finance & Accounting Administration.     Certified Public Accountant (CPA) License preferred. Principles and practices of the utility industry preferred. Financial management information systems required, preferably in the utility industry.  Must possess and maintain a valid TN driver’s license.  Excellent benefit package and salary commensurate with qualifications.  Complete job description and application available at or at 170 Cope Blvd., Newport, TN.    Please submit resume and application to: cfrisbee@newportutilities.comNO PHONE CALLS PLEASE; EEO/M/F.

Regional Account Manager (North Mississippi), Central Service Association

Primary responsibility will be to market CSA services to both CSA member and non-member utilities throughout CSA’s service territory. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to accomplish each essential duty satisfactorily. Partial requirements at the link below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Click here for more information.

Lineman, Sparta Electric System

The City of Sparta, Tennessee is seeking qualified applicants for the position of Lineman with the Sparta Electric System. Open until filled. Qualifications: High school diploma or general education degree (GED); and preferably a completion of five year Lineman apprenticeship or Journeyman programs such as SELCAT or TVPPA. Salary dependent on qualifications. Click here for more information.

Electric Line Technician (Lineman), City of Oak Ridge

The City of Oak Ridge is looking for an experienced individual to work as an Electric Line Technician (Lineman).  Click here for more information. For further information or to submit a resume, please call 865-425-3559 or visit

Electrical Project Manager, Fisher Arnold

Fisher Arnold is seeking an Electrical Engineer/Project Manager for the Birmingham, AL office. The Project Manager, with minimal supervision from senior staff, will provide design and analysis for lighting, power, fire alarm, nurse call, standby power, and related control systems for new construction and renovation of industrial, commercial, governmental, and healthcare structures in conformance to client requirements and applicable codes. The role will provide engineering to develop construction documents for the demolition, installation, interconnection, and control of architectural, electrical, and mechanical components. Click here for more information.