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(10/22/2014) GENERAL MANAGER - The City of Marietta (GA)/Board of Lights and Water is seeking qualified candidates for the efficient and effective administration and operation of all departments and divisions of its electric and water utility. This position reports to and is under the supervision of the city manager/executive general manager of the BLW. Departments of the Board of Lights and Water include electrical, water and sewer, customer care and marketing. A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in business administration or a related field is required. A master’s degree is preferred. A minimum of 10 years of progressively responsible utility management experience, including at least five years at the director or senior manager level in a similar utility operation. Excellent communications skills, both written and verbal, are necessary, including the ability to conduct meetings, compose detailed correspondence and reports, and make public presentations. Ability to inspire others to act favorably and establish and maintain constructive relationships both inside and outside the organization is essential. Knowledge and experience working with an appointed utility board and/or city council. Knowledge, skill and experience in the areas of financial management, budgeting, inventory control, personnel management, purchasing, and computer operations as related to a similar utility operation are required. To view the complete job posting and generous benefits package, visit the city’s website at Minimum starting salary of $115,000 DOQ. For benefits information and an online application please visit the City/BLW website at: Phone: 770-794-5562 FAX: 770-794-5565 Email: A completed online application is requested by the closing date: October 31, 2014 The City of Marietta/BLW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

(10/17/2014) JOURNEYMAN LINEMAN - Pennyrile Rural Electric, Hopkinsville, KY, is recruiting qualified applicants for the position of Journeyman Lineman. The position installs, operates and maintains overhead and underground electrical distribution lines and transformers. Responsibilities include but not limited to: erecting, removing, climbing poles, towers and other structures. Position requires high-school diploma or GED and 10 years related experience, possession of or ability to obtain a class A CDL Kentucky driver’s license, successful completion of TVPPA Apprentice Lineman program or equivalent program. Includes excellent benefit package and salary commensurate with qualifications. Send resume to Pennyrile Electric, HR Department, PO Box 2900, Hopkinsville, KY 42241.

LINEMAN - Memphis, TN, Light, Gas & Water Division seeks a lineman. Duties: Perform skilled work in the construction and maintenance of electric cable and powerline systems and adhere to strict safety regulations. Must have successfully completed approved lineman apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training. Must successfully complete placement/performance exercises. Must have a valid Class A commercial driver’s license from state of residence. Exposed to weather, traffic conditions and high voltage; subject to storm or emergency work and the normal hazards of construction work and physical activities such as climbing, walking, standing, bending, stooping, heavy lifting/pulling/pushing.



CITY OF MADISONVILLE, KY, ELECTRIC SUPERINTENDENT - EXPERIENCE/EDUCATION: Basic requirements of this position include: • Bachelor’s degree and 12-15 years of increasingly responsible experience in the electric-utility industry, including five years of municipality experience; 10 years of supervisory experience or any equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential job duties. • Past experience should include power-system planning, engineering and design, transformer banking, system-load analysis, budget preparation and project management; extensive knowledge of SCADA technology. • Experience with overhead/underground distribution systems and related planning software • Thorough knowledge of and experience in design and repair or rehab of electric substation, distribution, and relay-control systems • Strong ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing • Experience in electric rate schedules and rate setting/forecasting • Proficient computer skills including MS-Excel & Word • A commitment to teamwork within a municipal environment; proactive orientation that will keep city well-positioned in a dynamic industry environment.

PREFERRED: Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering. Experience with negotiating, contracting and the administration of power-supply related contracts.

DESIRED: Valid Kentucky Certificate of Registration as an Electrical Engineer.

SALARY AND BENEFITS We offer a competitive salary and a comprehensive benefit package including medical and retirement.

TO APPLY The City of Madisonville is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates are strongly encouraged to apply. To apply please send resume, a completed application and a copy of valid driver’s license to: City of Madisonville – Electric Superintendent PO Box 705, Madisonville KY 42431 Attn: Human Resources; or email to Position open until filled

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