Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at El Paso Electric. We provide an excellent opportunity for growth along with competitive compensation and benefit programs. Click below to learn more about El Paso Electric's full-time, part-time and internship opportunities.

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Contributing to our communities is an important aspect of El Paso Electric’s corporate purpose. One of the ways we do this is by offering internships to high school and college students who are interested in the energy sector. Explore the links below if you’re interested in participating in our internship programs.

Grid Internship Program

The Grid Internship Program is designed for undergraduate and graduate college students. This program provides relevant and practical power industry work experience, including discipline-related assignments, training, and peer-collaboration opportunities. Click below to learn more about our Grid Internship opportunities.

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Summer College Internship

This paid program recruits seniors and graduate students from colleges and universities throughout the country who have a vested interest in the power industry and intend to return and work in El Paso or Las Cruces upon graduation.

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Summer High School Internship Program

EPE’s Summer High School Internship program provides a holistic work experience for local high school students by developing ingenuity, leadership skills and encouraging an atmosphere of collaboration. Learn more about this program by clicking the link below.

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Doña Ana Community College Lineworker Internship Program

Train on the frontlines and gain safe, hands on experience with seasoned experts and line crews. This is a paid cooperative learning opportunity to fulfill the internship requirement for the Electrical Lineworker Certification Program.

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El Paso Electric is a vital and stable utility company in the southwest with over 100 years of history. We provide a competitive benefit package which includes the following:

  • Medical
  • Prescription
  • Dental
  • Life
  • Accidental Death & Dismemberment
  • Short Term Disability
  • Long Term Disability
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Pension Plan
  • 401(k) Savings Plan
  • Employee Assistance Plan
  • Out of Area Medical Travel Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays (8 1/2)
  • Paid Time Off
  • Wellness Employee Program
  • Incentive Cash Awards
  • Annual Company Picnic
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Corporate Fitness Discounts
  • Employee Discount Program

Contact Us
Attention: Human Resources
PO Box 982
El Paso, Texas 79960

Phone: (915) 543-5711
Fax:      (915) 521-4787