Leader, Distribution Engineering

Touchstone Energy Cooperative, Inc. Osseo, MN
DescriptionLeader, Distribution Engineering

Application Deadline is June 29, 2018.

Location: Maple Grove, MN

More than power, we're about people. At Great River Energy (GRE), people are our first priority--both customers and employees. Here, you will find a team-centered environment that's rewarding, challenging, and exciting. As a cooperative-owned generation and transmission company, we are Minnesota's second largest utility based on generating capacity.

General Summary

We are currently looking for a Leader, Distribution Engineering who will be responsible performing engineering and/or project management on projects to construct new or maintain existing distribution and transmission substations and lines. This person will act as a primary customer contact for external distribution and transmission customers and will supervise engineers/technicians.

Job responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

* Supervises a team of engineers and technicians to perform design and support services related to electrical distribution and transmission systems.

* Defines and develops core engineering services and competencies critical to the long-term success of GRE.

* Performs engineering, technical support, and project management to meet customer needs.

* Acts as GRE's lead distribution engineering expert.

Requirements•Bachelor's degree in engineering and 6+ years of experience in power system design required.

* Must have a professional engineer registration in the state of Minnesota.

* Proven leadership skills required.

* Experience managing or performing engineering on large and/or complex projects.

* In depth knowledge of and application of industry safety codes, standards, practices and rules.

* Strong decision making skills.

* Knowledge of distribution system computer modeling software.

* Knowledge of distribution system protection techniques.

* Ability to promote a culture of safety.

* Ability to build and maintain effective work relationships, both internally and externally, and establish credibility with business partners.

* Skilled at effective communications at both technical and leadership levels. Skills must include good interpersonal skills, as well as written and verbal communication skills.


Qualified candidates will find we have a lot to offer: comprehensive benefits package, wellness programs, continuing education, generous retirement plan, a team based collaborative culture and more! Qualified candidates, please apply at www.greatriverenergy.com under the Careers tab by June 29, 2018. GRE is an EEO/AA/Minority/Female/Disabled/Vets Employer.

Job Information

* Location: Maple Grove, Minnesota, 55369, United States

* Job ID: 41756058

* Posted: June 13, 2018

* Position Title:Leader, Distribution Engineering

* Company Name:Great River Energy

* Job Function:Other

* Job Type:Full-Time