Supv, System Operations

Company Name:
Associated Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Associated Electric Cooperative Inc. (AECI) is owned by and provides wholesale powerto six regional and 51 local electric cooperative systems in Missouri, northeast Oklahomaand southeast Iowa that serve more than 875,000 customers. AECI's mission is toprovide an economical and reliable power supply and support services to its memberswith the vision of being the nation's lowest-cost wholesale power supplier. AECI is aTouchstone Energy Cooperative.The Springfield Headquarters is currently seeking applicants for a Supervisor, SystemOperations in our Engineering & Operations Division. The principal focus of the positionis to lead the operation of the control center to ensure the electrical needs of the AECIcustomers are always met and to ensure the safe and reliable operation of the BulkElectric System. Supervisory responsibilities include direct supervision of the SystemOperators, assisting in the preparation and tracking of individual and departmentalobjectives, and preparing and administering the departmental operating budget. Thisposition will assist in compliance with all applicable North American Electric ReliabilityCorporation (NERC) standards and Reliability Coordinator (RC) directives. Thisposition will also ensure coordination of scheduled and forced outages of generating unitsand Bulk Electric System elements with the Reliability Coordinator, adjacentTransmission Operators and our owner Transmission Cooperatives.Qualified applicants will possess a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering, orequivalent, or demonstrate comparable knowledge and experience. Previous supervisoryexperience is required. The successful applicant will demonstrate a solid understandingof electric power system operation and control. Time management, organizational andplanning skills are a must. Superior communication skills, including excellent verbal andwritten skills are required.To apply for a position, please visit and complete your profile. You willbe able to upload additional applicant documents (i.e. resume, cover letter) and apply fora position.AECI is fully committed to the concept and practice of equal opportunity and affirmativeaction in all aspects of employment. Please reference the contact information below ifyou require assistance in filling out an application. Individuals with disabilities shouldrequest reasonable accommodations in accordance with the Americans with DisabilitiesAct prior to an appointment.EEO AA /Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans or Vets .Internal Posting date: 2/20/2014External Posting date: 3/26/2014

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