Anyone interested in being considered for employment with Black River MUST have a current application on file. Applications and resumes can be emailed to: or mailed to:  Human Resources, Black River Electric, PO Box 130, Sumter, SC 29151.

Click below for a copy of our employment application:

Employment Application

Current Openings:

We currently have no openings.

Black River Electric serves Lee, Clarendon, Kershaw and Sumter counties.  It is the preference of the cooperative that all employees live within our service area so that we can better serve our membership in a timely manner.  There is no relocation benefit provided. 

All Black River Electric Cooperative employees are required to adhere to co-op safety standards, directly related to OSHA guidelines.

Black River Electric Cooperative, Inc. provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.