Career Opportunities

Career Opportunities


  • Okonite Application for Employment Form - Rhode Island (.pdf - 3 Pages) 
  • Okonite Application for Employment Form - Kentucky/South Carolina (.pdf - 3 Pages) 
  • Okonite Application for Employment Form - California, New Jersey and All Other Locations (.pdf - 3 Pages) 
  • Okonite Application for Employment Form - Service Centers (.pdf - 3 Pages) 
  • Pittsburgh Service Center - Imperial, PA
  • Houston Service Center - Houston, TX
  • Portland Service Center - Sherwood, OR
  • New Orleans Service Center - Destrahan, LA
  • Kansas City Service Center - Edwardsville, KS
Please complete & Email your form to the proper Recipient at one of our Plants, Sales or    Service Center Locations below.

Cumberland, RI:

Orangeburg, SC:

Paterson, NJ:

Richmond, KY:

Santa Maria, CA:

All other locations and Service Centers:

We want to hear from interested parties only. Please, no recruiters.

Would you like to be a part of a well-known, long-established leader in the electrical wire and cable industry?

Established in 1878, The Okonite Company is America’s oldest independent wire and cable manufacturer, with more than 120 years of service to the electric industry. Today, facilities throughout the United States provide power cable for use by electric utilities, railroads, rapid transit, industrials, and the medical profession.

Okonite’s greatest asset is its employees. We employ over 1000 people in six manufacturing facilities, 23 sales offices, and seven service centers around the country, and at our corporate office located in Ramsey, New Jersey.

Okonite employees are a dedicated group of individuals working in the fields of Accounting, Engineering, Research & Development, Manufacturing and other supporting disciplines. Newer employees in all departments quickly feel part of our family when they join The Okonite Company.

Okonite is an Employee Owned Company. As shareholders in Okonite’s Employee Stock Ownership Trust, each of our employees takes great pride in their individual accomplishments, and those of the company. In August 1997 we proudly achieved ISO 9000 certification.

Okonite is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, color, creed, sex, age or national origin.

Okonite also boasts the best benefit package in our industry


National Medical / Prescription Drug Plan (PPO)

Preferred Provider Dental Plan

401(k) Opportunities including Pre Tax and Roth Retirement Savings

Employees’ Stock Ownership Plan

Life Insurance

Disability Plans

Employee Assistance Plan (EAP)


Upon hire, information on our complete benefit package will be provided.

Okonite’s Benefit Package is subject to change without notice.