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 Careers at AGC

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American Governor is always looking for exceptional self-starters who wish to grow, learn, and excel. We provide the ability to manage one’s own career; growth and opportunity is only limited by how high you set your own ambitions and how well you apply yourself. Interested applicants can apply to specific positions posted.

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 Recent Publications
Emerson Acquires American Governor

We are proud to now be a part of Emerson.

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It’s Elementary: Promoting Hydropower via Interdisciplinary STEM Education

By developing hydropower-inclusive interdisciplinary curricula for elementary, middle, and high school students, we promote and create awareness of the importance of hydropower and offer students the opportunity to see a future for themselves in the industry.

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SAFE™ Maintenance Program

Our new System Assessment and Fleet Evaluation (SAFE™) Program offers a program that will enable your plant to obtain reliable operation while executing a cost-effective, long term, and predictive maintenance program.

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 Worldwide Support

American Governor is the world’s premier hydroelectric turbine controls company, offering consistently superior parts, service, training, and technical support for legacy governors as well as complete, custom-engineered digital conversion packages using the most innovative technology. American Governor personnel have over 600 years of combined governor experience and have provided governor parts, service, and/or training to over 1,500 hydro plants worldwide. The experience, integrity, responsiveness, and technical capability of our team explains why we have developed a strong and loyal following in the hydro industry.


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