Homer Electric Association is seeking a highly qualified individual to fill the position of Director of Operations. We are a member owned cooperative providing service to the residents of the lower Alaskan Kenai Peninsula including several remote locations on the south side of Kachemak Bay. The successful candidate will work out of our office in Kenai, Alaska, providing direction to the operations department of the cooperative at both ends of our system and coordinating closely with the distribution engineering department to ensure the timely construction and maintenance of all distribution and transmission system assets.
Qualifications include a Bachelor’s degree in an industry related field, ten years of progressively responsible experience in rural electric utility Operations management, five years of supervisory experience, and substantial experience working with bargaining units. An additional eight years of related experience may replace the degree requirement. Applicants must demonstrate a results oriented management ability, possess a positive approach to dealing with utility personnel and the public, and possess a technical knowledge of electrical utility system operations, maintenance, and safety practices.
If you are an individual with a disability and would like to request a reasonable accommodation as part of the employment selection process, please contact Human Resources at (907) 235-3369 or firstname.lastname@example.org. HEA is an Equal Opportunity Employer; Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.
Additional Salary Information: HEA prides itself on competitive compensation and an outstanding benefits package.
About Homer Electric Association, Inc.
Homer Electric Association, Inc. (HEA) is a member-owned electric utility serving the central and southern areas of the Kenai Peninsula in Alaska. The Cooperative provides affordable, reliable, quality energy services to its members and is governed by a nine-member elected Board of Directors.
The 3,166-square-mile service territory includes the communities of Sterling, Soldotna, Kenai, Nikiski, Homer, and also the south side of Kachemak Bay from Halibut Cove to Nanwalek. The cooperative has over 33,000 meters on its system and maintains 2,407 miles of energized lines. HEA owns and operates three generation plants on the Kenai Peninsula. For more information, visit www.homerelectric.com.