Director of Electrical Engineering and Operations
Posted on: August 7, 2022
Competitive Salary, Premium Health Benefits, Generous PTO Plan
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Salary $130,000 - $160,000 per year
A Bit About Us
Accepting applications for the position of Director of Engineering
and Engineering Operations. We are currently looking to fill the
position of Director of Engineering and Engineering Operations
based at our Espanola, NM headquarters office. This position is
responsible for the short- and long-range planning and design of
the electrical system through sound and accepted engineering
standards to ensure the best possible quality and reliability of
service for the Cooperative's members. This person will be
responsible for developing and implementing engineering policies,
procedures, and best practices that align with our business
objectives. This person will also direct and coordinate all
engineering aspects of the division through subordinate staff. This
person will also direct the new utility service request process
through subordinate staff.
Why join us?
Competitive Salary, Premium Health Benefits, Generous PTO Plan and
Job Requirements And Experience
A minimum of ten (10) years of directly related experience in
utility design and operation. To perform this job successfully, an
individual must be able to perform each essential duty
satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of
the knowledge, skills and/or abilities necessary. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities
to perform the essential functions.
Essential Functions/Job Duties
- Support and incorporate the Cooperative's Mission, Vision and
Values in personal and professional behavior and decisions.
- Direct subordinate staff responsible for new utility service
requests and ensures the process is managed from start to
- Direct subordinate staff responsible for all aspects of
electric distribution planning and design of existing and new
- Coordinate various capital system improvements such as
substations, transmission lines, SCADA, and power distribution
- Development of annual capital and operating budgets. Works with
management team to recommend adjustments in operations to achieve
financial results set forth and approved by the Board of
- Coordinate development of system planning documents such as
long-range plans, construction work plans, sectionalizing and load
forecast studies and assist in rate studies for the electrical
- Design and develop the settings and standards for equipment and
material used in the construction, operation and maintenance of the
electric system and ensure compliance with accepted engineering
standards and practices.
Required Education, Degrees, Certificates, and/or Licenses
- Bachelor of Science Degree in Electrical Engineering. Ten years
of professional electrical engineering experience with an electric
utility. Possess excellent proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel.
Proficient in the use of Milsoft Windmill and Milsoft Light Table.
Knowledge in planning and design of an electrical system along with
working knowledge of the National Electric Safety Code, the
National Electric Code and Rural Utilities Service engineering
specifications as they pertain to the design construction and
operation of the electric distribution system. Knowledge of OSHA
standards and specifications as they relate to an electric
- Certificates, Licenses and Training Registered Professional
Engineer preferred, but not required. An individual in this
position may be required to drive a company-owned vehicle at times
and therefore is required to maintain a valid Driver's License and
a good driving record. This person will utilize various resources
to stay educated about new engineering standards in the electric
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