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Why Start a Job when you can Choose a Career?

Shanahan Mechanical and Electrical (SME) is a great place to work if growth, culture, stability and safety matters. You can be part of an ever-growing team with a leading regional electrical and mechanical contractor that strives to create opportunities for individual employees and takes care of it’s ‘work family.’ 

SME operates under IES Commercial & Industrial (C&I) brand. IES C&I proudly powers the projects of the largest and most recognized brands in the world under IES Holdings, Inc. (IES-CO.com; traded on Nasdaq as IESC symbol) one of the largest electrical and communications contractors in the U.S. which is consistently ranked within as EC&M’s Top Twenty Electrical Contractors in the nation, 7th in the nation for 2022.

Start a career with SME where relevant industry experience and multi-project exposure can provide you a path to success.

Whether you are right out of high school, a proud veteran, changing careers, or simply looking for a better company to grow with— our competitive salaries, benefits and growth potential has helped us attract, reward and retain our talent. But you don’t take our word for it, watch one of the stories shared by a team member on why SME was the right choice for them.

Reasons to join our team

Companies count on SME to for their operations; SME counts on their family of craft professionals. 

  • We are a nationally recognized brand with a hometown focus, growing our team of experienced craft professionals
  • We offer job stability and have upcoming and active projects throughout the Great Plains Region.
  • We offer full-time, permanent career opportunities with competitive compensation packages
  • We offer professional development through certified apprenticeship training and relevant industry experience with multi-project exposure
  • We are committed to safety as the first priority – our goal is for everyone to go home to their families
  • We are willing to train you; there are opportunities for those with no experience or at an entry level.


IES proudly POWERS the projects of the largest and most recognized brands in the world. We POWER Progress.

IES Commercial & Industrial (C&I) is a family of electrical and mechanical contractors. And though IES Holdings, Inc. is one of the largest electrical and communications contractors in the U.S., we are national in nature but local in service. Learn more about IES C&I by visiting www.iesci.net

Join us and POWER your career!

Ready to take the next step? Apply Now!

When you click “Apply Now,” you will be taken to our Careers Page

  1. Under ‘Current Job Opportunities’, scroll and find your career category 
  2. Select the posting link for the desired job(s); Please call 308-995-4462 x1149‬ if you have any questions.
  3. Click the ‘Apply’ tab
  4. Complete the six steps of the application form
  5. Submit the application
IES is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer – Minorities/Females/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation/Individuals with Disabilities/Protected Veterans.