This position is responsible for supervising the district engineering group, which provides the engineering required to extend, improve, and maintain the Association’s electric distribution system.
ESSENTIAL POSITION REQUIREMENTS
Qualified candidates for this position are required to have:
A bachelor’s degree in engineering, project management, or equivalent relevant experience.
Two (2) years Supervisory experience
Five (5) years of relevant electric utility experience in design, inspection, or construction.
A valid Alaska driver’s license (or ability to obtain as required under State of Alaska regulations) and a driving record, which is acceptable and insurable by the MEA and the MEA’s insurance carrier at standard group rates.
Preference may be given to candidates with:
Extensive experience with iVUE’s CIS and ABS modules.
Alaska Professional Engineering License or obtain within one year of hire
Proficiency with RUS construction specifications.
Prior experience administering and interpreting collective bargaining agreements.
Internal Number: 370-572
About Matanuska Electric Association
Matanuska Electric Association, Inc. (MEA), Alaska’s oldest existing and second-largest electric cooperative, is owned and operated by its member-owners. The headquarters office in Palmer is located only 45 minutes from Anchorage, the state’s largest metropolitan area. The town of Palmer is nestled in the lush farmlands of the Matanuska-Susitna Valley, surrounded by the majestic Chugach Mountain Range. MEA’s service area is 4,200 square miles in Southcentral Alaska, nearly the same size as the 2.2 million acre Yellowstone National Park. MEA serves an area twice as large as Delaware and three-fifths the size of Connecticut. Service is provided from four locations throughout the territory: Eagle River, Wasilla, Palmer, and Big Lake. Alaska is a haven for outdoor enthusiasts and pilots. Residents regularly enjoy world class fishing, hunting, hiking, camping, kayaking, white water rafting, and other outdoor activities. Join us in the ‘Land of the Midnight Sun’!
MEA is an EEO/M/F/D/V employer.