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Established in 1920, Electrical Engineering & Equipment Company (3E) is a full service independent electrical distributor, an electrical repair shop, a custom steel fabricator, and a generator sales, service and rental center. Our customers benefit from this diversification which has enabled 3E to grow into one of the leading electrical distributors in the United States.

Headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa, 3E currently has fifteen (15) branch locations throughout the heartland servicing customers in Iowa, Nebraska, South Dakota, Western Illinois and Northern Missouri. Our customer base includes electrical contractors, industrial plants, commercial entities, institutional facilities, OEM’s, panel shops, integrators, utility companies and government agencies.

3E has over 400 knowledgeable, creative and empowered employees who are ready to team up with you for quick, competitive service. Our technical product specialists in key departments such as Switchgear, Lighting, Lighting Controls, Data-Comm (ITS), Automation, OEM, Generators, Motors, Home Automation, Power Quality and Renewable Energy are here to add additional value to your business.

Strong local inventory is the foundation of our business. Each of our locations is fully stocked with the breadth and depth of inventory to serve its local market with immediate delivery or pick up. We understand that a distributor is defined by the companies it represents.

The benefits of working for 3E continue to add up!

  • Work for innovative, technical

  • Minimal to no weekend or evening work

  • The opportunity to put your creativity, intellect, and resourcefulness to work using problem-solving techniques and teamwork skills

  • No job outsourcing overseas - with distribution jobs, you work in the local community

  • Ongoing, professional training for career advancement

  • Higher starting salaries than the retail industry
3E's got something for everyone...

We've got the scoop on a broad range of electrical distribution careers, for all skill sets and levels of experience, starting at entry level jobs. From the warehouse to the sale counter, it’s all right here.

Various Positions Available:
  • Accounting / Credit

  • Inside & Counter Sales

  • Outside Sales

  • Warehouse Jobs

  • IT  Jobs
3E is an Equal Opportunity Employer:  M/F/Vets/Sexual Orientation/Disabled