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MONTEZUMA MUNICIPAL LIGHT and POWER Electric Utility Superintendent in Montezuma, Iowa

Montezuma Municipal Light and Power (MMLP) is seeking applications for a full time Superintendent position. The Superintendent reports to a 5-man Board of Trustees. Qualified applicant must, be a self-starter capable of managing multiple projects at one time, have excellent written and verbal communication skills. Applicant should meet the following requirements: High School Diploma, Experience in the operation, construction and maintenance of a 2.4 and 13.2 KV overhead and underground distribution system and 69 KV transmission and substation. Responsibilities include but are not limited to the oversight of 2-3 employees outside and 2 office personnel, the utilities annual budget, development and implementation of its policies and investments, compliance with all regulatory and environmental requirements of the IUB, Iowa DOT, US Department of Energy, Iowa DNR, OSHA, FERC,NERC etc. Experience in the administration / management of a municipal utility or similar will be considered a plus as well as experience in diesel generation, operation and/or maintenance. Montezuma is the county seat of Poweshiek County with approximately 1,460 residents, a peak load of 7.5 MW, 10.5 MW of diesel generation, 703 Residential meters, 203 Commercial meters and 1 large Industrial customer, 3.6 MW of joint ownership in the Walter Scott 4 coal plant in Council Bluffs IA. as well as transmission ownership with WS4 and Iowa Public Power Association.(IPPA).Montezuma also has transmission investments with Central Minnesota Municipal Power Association in the CAP-X project. Montezuma is located on highway 63 just 8 miles south of Interstate 80. Iowa City is 60 minutes to the East, Des Moines is 60 minutes to the West, Waterloo Cedar Falls is 60 minutes to the North, and Ottumwa is 60 minutes to the South. Montezuma has an outstanding Pre-K through grade 12 school facility all located on the same campus in recently renovated modern facilities. Montezuma schools are one of the top-rated schools in the state for Academics, Arts, and Sports. MMLP offers competitive wages based on experience and skill level, an excellent benefits package that includes a vacation and sick leave package, health and dental insurance. Salary will commensurate with experience and qualifications. Position is open until filled. Post-offer physical and drug/alcohol screening required. MMLP is an EOE