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Tag: OPPD employees

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Automation techs are on the ground floor of emerging technology

Automation techs are building and experimenting with advanced equipment to help OPPD transform into the utility of the future.

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A record-breaking ride … in a pumpkin

Duane Hansen, an OPPD yard equipment operator, rode a carved-out mega-pumpkin down the Missouri River on a quest to set a world record

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Operations clerks make things work behind the scenes

These versatile employees have a wide variety of day-to-day duties, and during large storm restorations, they also assume the responsibility of dispatching the workers in the field.

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OPPD lineworkers put in a good show at statewide rodeo       

Employees put their skills on display, individually and on teams, at the Nebraska Lineworker Rodeo in Broken Bow.

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Employees serve communities on Day of Giving

OPPD’s commitment to its core values benefited several local nonprofit organizations as employees volunteered for Public Power Day of Giving.

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Guiding principles are key for Reese

For Jene’ Reese, a senior account executive at OPPD, success at work and at home comes down to knowing what matters – and what doesn't.

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