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Midwest Energy Association Electric Transmission & Distribution Manager (Relocation Offered) in Rapid City, South Dakota

Electric Transmission & Distribution Manager (Relocation Offered)Black Hills Energy

Job Start Date:10/1/2019Type of Position:Full Time

Number of Openings:1Wage/Salary:$89,400Per Year

Job Location & Contact:

7001 Mount Rushmore Road

Rapid City,SD57701



Job Description:

In this important role the Manager of Transmission & Distribution will provide overall leadership, management and direction for the Transmission and Distribution Planning Departments. Manage and direct all transmission, sub-transmission and distribution planning activities, including the preparation and development of long-term transmission plans to meet the needs of all customers for electric utilities located in South Dakota, Wyoming and Colorado. Manage and direct all department activities and provide support to other departments to ensure compliance with WECC, NERC, FERC and state regulatory requirements. Represent the company at regional and sub-regional planning groups. Actively participate as a member of the Planning, Policy & Strategy leadership team. Salary: $89,400 - $124,260 plus annual incentive plan and a comprehensive relocation package.

Experience Required:

7-10 years of electric utility experience with a thorough knowledge of transmission planning and operations and/or distribution planning and operations.

Experience with managing and maintaining WECC, NERC and FERC regulatory compliance.

Experience with power flow & dynamics software application such as Siemens PTI PSS/E, GE PSLF or PowerWorld. Experience with Siemens PTI is preferred.

Experience with distribution planning software, GIS, DER integration and grid modernization planning.

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or Business required, or equivalent combination of education and experience required.

Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering preferred.

Power Systems emphasis preferred.

Master’s degree preferred.

Professional Engineer (P.E.) license preferred.

Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license and a driving record satisfactory to the Company and its insurers.

How to Apply:

Application Deadline:

Oct 01, 2019