Responsibilities: Under general direction of the Chief Executive Officer, this position is responsible for assessing Mohave Electric Cooperative’s energy needs, developing, and implementing strategies to achieve MEC resource adequacy and ensuring adherence to regulatory compliance requirements. Directs the Engineering, Construction, Operations and Maintenance functions of the Cooperative’s distribution system.
Directs the preparation of long and short range engineering plans, departmental annual work plans and other engineering and operational studies to assure adequate system capacity, service reliability and workplace and public safety and to provide distribution plan capitalization estimates for future planning.
Experience and Training Guidelines: Any combination of experience and training that would likely provide the required knowledge and abilities is qualifying. A typical way to obtain the knowledge and abilities would be:
Education:AA Degree with certified management training or a bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, economics, or accounting from an accredited university.
Experience:Five (5) years of progressively responsible experience in resource planning, management and/or origination with emphasis on electric procurement issues, distributed energy resources, energy market structure and energy risk management at an electric utility, municipal utility, or in a closely related field. Note: Master’s degree in an engineering, business administration, economics or related field may be considered in lieu of one year’s experience.
Mohave Electric Cooperative (MEC), a member-owned rural electric distribution cooperative located on the beautiful blue waters of the Colorado River where Arizona, Nevada, and California meet. MEC provides electricity to more than 39,000 meters with over 1500 miles of line in the communities of Bullhead City, Fort Mohave, Mohave Valley, Wikieup, Hackberry, and Peach Springs. For more information, visit www.mohaveelectric.com.
MEC is an equal opportunity provider and employer.