The Board of Directors of Howard Electric Cooperative (HEC) is seeking an individual with strong cooperative financial, operational and communication skills to lead the cooperative as their next General Manager/CEO. The successful candidate should have at least a 2-year college degree plus a minimum of 5 years experience with an electric cooperative, and a substantial number of years of experience in a cooperative supervisory position.
The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to Cooperative values, safety and principles, be a person of integrity and have proven ability to collect and analyze information, problem-solve and make decisions. The successful candidate will be required to live in Howard county.
HEC is a member-owned electric cooperative based in Fayette, Mo., with a service area covering Howard County, along with portions of Randolph, Boone, and Chariton counties. Fayette is the county seat and provides excellent educational facilities from pre-school thru a four-year college (Central Methodist University). Several additional College opportunities are located just a few miles South, including the Main Campus of the University of Missouri in Columbia.
This rural location offers an abundance of hunting, fishing, and boating along with golfing, the Katy Trail, and other outside activities. People come to the area to raise their families or just retire because of the great community feel, location, education and health services. The 30-minute drive to Columbia allows quick access to Division 1 sporting events, shopping and fine dining. St. Louis and Kansas City are within easy driving distance of Fayette and feature cultural events, entertainment, diverse restaurants and shopping, plus major league sports.
Howard Electric Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity Employer and offers an excellent retirement plan through NRECA, competitive benefit programs and a competitive salary commensurate with qualifications.
Confidential applications with cover letter, resume and contact information must be received in the Howard Electric Cooperative office by August 31, 2021. Applications should be submitted to:
Howard Electric Cooperative Attn: Jenny Vroman P.O. Box 391 Fayette, Missouri 65248 or submit online to email@example.com Toll Free # 877-352-0122