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Utilities Operations Manager

Category: Public Utilities
Description:
JOB SUMMARY THE PURPOSE OF THIS POSITION IS TO PLAN, ORGANIZE, DIRECT AND REVIEW THE ACTIVITIES OF THE UTILITIES DEPARTMENT AND SUPERVISE AND PARTICIPATE IN A WIDE RANGE OF MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR RELATED PROJECTS INVOLVING PUBLIC UTILITY OPERATIONS, IN COMPLIANCE WITH ALL APPLICABLE REGULATORY OPERATIONAL, PROCEDURAL AND BUDGET GUIDELINES. THE UTILITY OPERATIONS MANAGER WILL DEVELOP AND IMPLEMENT CITY OF WILSON PROGRAMS, INCLUDING BUT NOT LIMITED TO: JOB AND SAFETY TRAINING; INFILTRATION/INFLOW PREVENTION; OSHA COMPLIANCE; ANNUAL BUDGET PREPARATION; REPRESENTATION OF THE CITY TO OUTSIDE AGENCIES AND CUSTOMERS; PREPARE ROUTINE REPORTS AND PERFORM COST ANALYSIS; EMPLOYEE DEVELOPMENT; AND PROJECT PRIORITIZATION AND RECOMMENDATIONS. EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS •GRADUATION FROM AN ACCREDITED FOUR-YEAR COLLEGE OR UNIVERSITY IS HIGHLY DESIRED. FORMAL EDUCATION MAY BE WAIVED IF THERE IS DEMONSTRATED UTILITY MANAGEMENT EXPERIENCE WITH AT LEAST SIX (6) YEARS EXPERIENCE IN A SUPERVISORY/MANAGEMENT POSITION; AND FIVE (5) YEARS OF INCREASINGLY RESPONSIBLE EXPERIENCE IN PUBLIC WORKS MAINTENANCE AND REPAIR, INCLUDING AT LEAST TWO (2)YEARS OF ADMINISTRATIVE AND SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY. KNOWLEDGE REQUIREMENTS •KNOWLEDGE OF THE ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONAL FUNDAMENTALS FOR ELECTRIC DISTRIBUTION SYSTEMS. •KNOWLEDGE OF LOCAL, STATE, AND FEDERAL LAWS AND REGULATIONS PERTAINING TO UTILITIES. •KNOWLEDGE OF LOCAL GOVERNMENT BUDGETING, FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT AND PURCHASING PRACTICES. •KNOWLEDGE OF UTILITY RATE DESIGN AND APPLICATION. •SKILL IN ANALYZING DATA AND MAKING DECISIONS. •POSSESSION OF OR ABILITY TO READILY OBTAIN A VALID DRIVER'S LICENSE ISSUED BY THE STATE OF NORTH CAROLINA FOR THE TYPE OF VEHICLE OR EQUIPMENT OPERATED. •CERTIFICATION AS A PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER OR ENGINEER IN TRAINING. APPLY AT WWW.WILSONNC.ORG/JOBS
Employer: City of Wilson
Expires: 2/4/2019
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