23 days old

Field Representative – Midwest Region

Arlington, Virginia 22209 Work Remotely
  • Job Type
  • Job Status
    Full Time
  • Shift
    1st Shift

The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) develops performance and other Standards; crafts and executes advocacy campaigns; and provides analytical products to assist Member companies with business decisions.

The Field Representative – Midwest Region promotes NEMA technical positions to Electrical Inspectors, Building Code Officials, electrical contractors, Code-making bodies and others at the state and local levels. The Field Representative may be asked to represent NEMA on Federal or State citizen advisory committees as needed. The position reports to the Technical Director – Operations and is part of a team of four Field Representatives.

The incumbent will work from a home office located in the Midwest Region and will represent NEMA in:  WY, CO, ND, SD, NE, KS, MN, IA, MO, AR, WI, IL, MI, IN, KY, OH, and WV.  Extensive travel (~50%) can be expected.

Key Responsibilities

  • Participate in state and local meetings affecting code development, enactment and enforcement
  • Maintain effective links to senior electrical and building code enforcement officials and others concerned with safe and effective use of electricity 
  • Maintain contact with NEMA Members across span of responsibilities
  • Distribute NEMA outreach materials, guidance documents, etc. to communities impacted by natural disasters and complete tasks outlined in the Natural Disaster SOP


High school diploma required; college degree in related field a plus

5 or more years of experience as licensed commercial and/or residential electrician required

Electrical Inspector or Building Code Official experience highly desirable

Comprehensive knowledge of NEC and code development processes a plus

Knowledge of the regulatory environment in Midwest Region advantageous

Excellent writing and communications skills; demonstrated confident executive presence

Proficient computer skills, (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and e-mail) required


Posted: 2019-05-22 Expires: 2019-06-21

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