Barron Electric Cooperative is seeking a strong leader with excellent communication and organizational skills to succeed in the Director of Operations position. The headquarters for Barron Electric is located in Northwestern Wisconsin. The cooperative also has another location in Spooner. The cooperative serves over 18,000 members within eight counties and covering 2,000 square miles of territory.
Candidates should hold the minimum requirements of a high school diploma, plus 2-year technical degree ( equivalent) or 4 year engineering degree in electrical. Experience desired is 5- 10 years within the utility industry and supervisory experience with an electric distribution system or equivalent. The Director of Operations directs the long and short tertn engineering, operations, maintenance and repair of the distribution utility system. This position reports directly to the General Manager. Reliability efforts shall receive priority to include, but not be limited to, restoration of power in a timely and safe manner.
A full benefit package and competitive compensation will be provided to the successful candidate. Deadline for applications being accepted is no later than noon on Wednesday, March 1, 2017. Applications are available for download under Job Opportunities at
www.barronelectric.com. Interested individuals should send a cover letter, complete resume and application to:
Barron Electric Cooperative Attn: General Manager
Barron, WI 54812
An Equal Opportunity Employer