The Village of Morrisville Water & Light Department (MWL) is a small, rural, not-for-profit municipal utility providing reliable water and sewer services to Morrisville and electric service to Morristown and five surrounding Towns.
MWL is seeking an individual to fill a new position in its Electric Operations group. The Superintendent of Electrical Operations position will supervise, manage and participate with all MWL electrical personnel. This individual will be charged with overseeing the maintenance and improvement of nearly 213 miles of distribution/transmission lines and will work closely with all operation personnel to provide safe, affordable and reliable electric service to over 4,000 customers.
We are searching for a progressive thinking individual with the desire for the potential to grow and expand the Superintendent of Electrical Operations position. This is a vital position within the department and will be a key pivotal role in the evolution process. We are looking for an exceptional individual that has prior utility experience and/or electrical engineering knowledge and the ability to roll up their sleeves and hit the ground running.
Strong Managerial or leadership experience.
Ability to manage, motivate, and mentor a cohesive team of skilled line maintainers.
Strong organizational skills and ability to multi-task.
Advanced computer skills including Excel, Word and Outlook
An understanding of how to navigate political processes and interact with customers, regulators and State Officials.
Minimum Education & Experience required:
5 years’ experience in an electric utility and/or electrical engineering. Degree preferred.
Five or more years of experience in operations management or in a position of leadership
Project Management experience
Excellent communication skills
Knowledge of construction standards in electrical distribution desirable
Experience with operating procedures, OSHA safety regulations and bargaining agreements
Interested parties should forward a cover letter, resume and three references to Penny Jones, General Manager @ [email protected]