Due to an internal promotion, Coastal Electric Cooperative is seeking to fill the VP of Engineering and Operations position. This position will oversee the long and short range planning design, inspection of substations and of distribution, transmission, and other facilities. This position will also direct the overall functions of Engineering and Operations.
Direct the development of long and short range plans for the operation of the distribution system. Develop department methods and procedures.
Direct all distribution engineering activities and establish engineering standards.
Direct all line construction, maintenance and operations activities.
Oversee the development of specifications of material and equipment.
Occasional travel to attend meetings and conferences.
Perform all other job-related duties as assigned by CEO.
Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and Professional Engineering License in the State of Georgia is required.
A minimum of ten (10) years of experience in engineering and construction management for electric utilities and training in SCADA, ITS, AMI, OMS, CIS, and GIS is required.
Associate Degree in Electrical Engineering with 20 years of experience in electrical utilities and training in the aforementioned systems will be considered.
Ability to effectively present information to Board of Directors both verbally and in written form.
Must be able to apply advanced mathematical concepts and operations.
Self-motivated and ability to motivate employees under your supervision.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret common technical journals, safety and other work related material.
Must maintain strict confidentiality.
Must process computer skills and be able to operate standard office equipment.
Must have and maintain a valid driver’s license, as use of company vehicles is required in this job.
Ability to work nonstandard work hours and be available twenty-four (24) hours each day unless on approved vacation.
Must live or relocate within 30 minutes of the Midway office.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
About Coastal Electric Cooperative
Coastal Electric Cooperative is headquartered at 1265 S. Coastal Hwy in Midway, GA 31320. We have an office located at 3700 Hwy 17 Richmond Hill, GA 31324.