City of Milford
Starting Salary: Commensurate with experience
The City of Milford Public Works Department is seeking applicants for the position of Electric Superintendent. The Electric Superintendent oversees the overall operations of the City’s electric system that serves approximately 7,500 homes and businesses from 2 substations in approximately 12 square mile service territory, covering all of Milford and portions of unincorporated areas of Kent and Sussex Counties. The system peaks at just over 46,000 MW and delivers over 225 million kWh annually.
The Electric Superintendent supervises approximately 11 employees including those covered under the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers, Local Union 126 Collective Bargaining Agreement. The Electric Superintendent is responsible for construction, maintenance, and design of the distribution system, including substation operations and maintenance. Electricity is purchased in bulk from the Delaware Municipal Electric Corporation. Work is performed under the general supervision of the Public Works Director.
The City is seeking applicants with a Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering (preferred) or a related field with at least 5 years experience; or 10 years experience in the electric utility industry with considerable supervisory and management experience may be substituted for a degree; or any combination of education and experience equivalent to the requirements. Possession of a valid Delaware vehicle operator’s license and Class B CDL (minimum – within 1 year of date of hire) is preferred.
The City offers a comprehensive, competitive benefits package. Please apply online at www.cityofmilford.com. Open until filled.
City of Milford
Human Resources Department
10 S.E. Second Street
Milford, DE 19963