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Company Name:
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Shelbyville, Tennessee
Country:
United States
Industry:
Management - Division Director
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
5+ years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree
ID
207700
Job Title:
Director of Engineering – Electric Power Distributor

Director of Engineering – Electric Power Distributor

 Director of Engineering – Electric Power Distributor

Duck River Electric Membership Corporation (DREMC) is a member-owned electric cooperative, serving an area of approximately 2,500 square miles in Bedford, Coffee, Franklin, Giles, Grundy, Hickman, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Marion, Marshall, Maury, Moore, Rutherford, and Williamson counties in southern middle Tennessee.  DREMC distributes quality electricity at the lowest possible cost, promotes and facilitates economic development, and enhances the quality of life for 76,844 members through 6,164 miles of line.

 Job Duties: 

Director will be responsible for the management of engineering department 13 employees.  Knowledge and technical skills with designing, constructing, operating, and maintaining adequate, economical and reliable electric service for consumer-members of the Cooperative.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering (Power Option preferred) from an ABET accredited program 
  • Professional Engineer license strongly preferred
  • Must possesses excellent communication skills, including being an effective speaker and facilitator
  • 10 years of experience with managing an engineering team for an electric distribution utility system is preferred
  • Possess high technical and problem-solving skills 
  • Knowledge of TVA Transmission processes
  • Experience with MilSoft WindMil, Autocad, ESRI, SEL relays, GIS and SCADA may be a plus
  • Working knowledge of government regulations affecting electric utilities

Reporting:  Reports to President and CEO

Benefits:

DREMC provides a comprehensive program of employee benefits including group medical, dental, vision, life and  long-term disability insurance programs, defined benefit retirement  and 401K savings plans, tuition reimbursement and possible relocation assistance.

Location:  The position is located in Shelbyville, TN.

Home of the world-famous Tennessee Walking Horse National Celebration, Shelbyville is conveniently located 50 miles to the southeast of Nashville, TN, 25 miles south of Murfreesboro, TN home of Middle Tennessee State University and 50 miles north of Huntsville, Al.   With approximately 20,000 residents in this charming rural community, there are plenty of area attractions such as large area lakes, Jack Daniel’s distillery, craft and artisan events, golf courses, state parks and country music venues.

Qualified candidates should apply at www.dremc.com under careers. Full job description available for view on website.

DREMC does not accept resumes from third party recruiters.

Equal Opportunity Employer EOE/AA M/F/D/V

 

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