As an Engineer III within the Distribution System Engineering department, responsibilities may include:

  • Providing engineering expertise, for both internal and external customers.
  • Reviewing and may sign off as subject matter expert for other’s work.
  • Services include: project planning, development, design, evaluation, implementation, modification, and documentation.
  • Developing engineering standards balancing corporate and customer needs.
  • Researching new technology for potential corporate application.
  • Serving as a training resource in area of expertise.


  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering, or equivalent.


  • Four years or more of related engineering experience* PLUS a Professional Engineer license
  • Fifteen years or more of related engineering experience*

*A master’s degree in engineering may be equivalent for up to one year of related experience.


  • Must possess and maintain a valid drivers license.
  • This position will report regularly in person to Duluth, MN.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills required to establish and maintain positive working relationships.
  • Travel may be required dependent upon position responsibility.
  • This position may be subject to assessment of skills, job match and/or aptitude.

Employer will not sponsor Visas for position.

External applicants must apply online via

This job posting will be available for application until the position has been filled OR the posting close date noted herein, whichever date is earlier. 

ALLETE is an equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, status as a protected veteran, among other things, or status as a qualified individual with disability.  

If you are an individual with disabilities who needs accommodation or you are having difficulty using our website to apply for employment, please contact our Human Resources department at 218-723-7553.


Location: Duluth, MN
Application Close Date: 5/30/2024