Hydroelectric Dam Operator
About the Job
HYDROELECTRIC DAM OPERATOR
The City of Black River Falls Municipal Utilities (Electric Division) is seeking a responsible, knowledgeable, and highly motivated self-starter for a full-time Hydroelectric Operator position.
This position reports to the Electric Operating Superintendent.
This position requires physical, technical, and administrative capabilities. Computer literacy with Microsoft Excel is a plus.
The primary responsibilities include the safe operation of a six-gated spillway and the operation and maintenance of three hydroelectric generating units.
Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the ability to respond to emergency situations and call-outs, an understanding of regulatory and operational requirements, occasional assistance provided to the electric distribution line crews, single and poly-phase electric meter testing, as well as other similar or related duties as assigned.
Successful candidates will have a high school diploma and a minimum of an Associate’s Degree in Electric Power Distribution, Engineering, Energy Production, Mechanics, Electrical Wiring, or a related field.
State of Wisconsin Journeyman Line Tech status or a State Licensure in any of the aforementioned disciplines may be recognized as an equivalency.
A valid Wisconsin Driver’s License and a pre-employment drug screen and physical are required. A WI CDL Class ABCD is required within ninety (90) days of hire.
This position offers competitive wages and benefits.
If you are interested in a challenging and rewarding career in the energy industry, please submit your cover letter, resume, salary history, and three references to:
Casey Engebretson, General Manager
Black River Falls Municipal Utilities
119 North Water Street
Black River Falls, WI 54615
No later than 4 p.m., March 23rd, 2018.
No phone inquiries please.
Black River Falls Municipal Utilities is an Equal Opportunity Employer