Idea Center Coordinator

Otter Tail Power Company
Organization Summary

We're an investor-owned electric utility that provides electricity and energy services for residential, commercial, and industrial customers in Minnesota, North Dakota, and South Dakota. Our customers have trusted us to power their lives for more than a century. We’re named after the Otter Tail River, which provided our first source of electricity when we became an operating utility in 1909. Growth and success—for our company and the rural communities we serve. We collaborate and prosper through responsible, resourceful action. We balance community, economic, and environmental commitments. Always. We make decisions based on our core values:

  1. Integrity: We conduct business responsibly and honestly.
  2. Safety: We provide safe workplaces and require safe work practices.
  3. Customer focus: We provide reliable electricity and timely, courteous customer service.
  4. Resourcefulness: We draw on the ingenuity and expertise of various resources to create strategic, balanced plans.
  5. Community: We improve the quality of life in the areas in which we do business.
  6. People: We build respectful relationships and create an environment where all people can thrive.
Posting Date
Closing Date
Location in MN
West Central
Job type

Full time. 40 Hours per week.

Primary Duties

At Otter Tail Power Company, our employees support the communities we serve by producing reliable, affordable, and environmentally responsible electricity. The Idea Center Coordinator will support the various customer service teams that provide customer financial and energy saving programs including:

  • Administer residential customer rebate information requests.
  • Supporting various Customer Service teams in keeping projects moving forward and programs well organized.

To be successful in this role, we’re looking for candidates who are detail-oriented, extremely organized and love being a part of a team.

  • There’s a lot of innovation in our industry and we want positive, can-do people who are resilient through the challenges that sometimes come with change.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills as you partner with various internal teams.
  • Critical thinking, prioritization, and extremely good organizational skills in order to support the variety of needs and projects.
  • Relevant work experience in marketing, customer service and/or accounting is preferred.


We believe employment is a partnership and we expect excellence from our talented employees. To support our employees and help them thrive in their career experience and goals, we offer:

  • Competitive wage & benefit package.
    • Employee Stock Ownership options
    • Retirement Savings Fund with employer match
    • Health insurance plan options
  • Training – our employees are provided training and development opportunities each year! This includes safety – one of our 5 values and key to our success – technical, compliance and developmental training.
  • Career development is critical to our long-term success. Otter Tail Power employees have opportunities to participate in various leadership development programs, gain access to an a la carte online leadership course catalog, receive mentorship from current leaders and more!
  • Access to mental health support from the experts at SupportLinc EAP.
How to Apply

If this sounds like a great fit for you, apply today. Don’t wait too long though! To apply, visit our careers page at  We’ll accept applications through June 17, 2024. Successful candidates will be required to complete a pre-interview assessment.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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