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Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Grand Forks

About Minnkota Power Cooperative, Inc. - Grand Forks

Our power is our people

Minnkota Power Cooperative has a wide range of knowledgeable and skilled employees who work to bring reliable, low-cost electric energy to rural America.

Our workforce consists of power plant personnel, engineers, electricians, line workers, technicians, accountants and many other positions needed to manage our unique business.

Corporate headquarters for Minnkota are located in Grand Forks, N.D. The primary source for electric generation is the Milton R. Young Station, a power plant located 35 miles northwest of Bismarck, N.D.

In total, Minnkota employs approximately 384 people.


Can you imagine a world without electricity?

For the last 75 years, Minnkota has played a major role in bring a better quality of life to the residents of eastern North Dakota and northwestern Minnesota.

Minnkota provides wholesale electric energy to 11 member distribution cooperatives.

These co-ops, in turn, serve more than 128,000 retail consumers, including many of the region’s homes, farms, schools and businesses.

When you work at Minnkota, you know you have an important job in an industry that will last.


Great places to live and work

Minnkota makes career growth and development a priority by creating a challenging and rewarding work environment.

Minnkota also promotes a true work-life balance that helps enhance the quality of life for its employees. 

If you’re looking for a career that offers great pay, benefits, advancement opportunities and a sense of pride, we invite you to visit and click on the Employment tab.


Current Position Available: Envirmonmental Manager


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