With a population of approximately 200,000, Glendale is the fourth largest city in Los Angeles County. The City is located northeast of Los Angeles in the foothills of the San Gabriel Mountains and considered one of the most livable cities in Southern California, noted for its excellent residential areas, schools, shopping facilities, libraries, parks, hospitals, and business environment. Glendale (Water & Power) is currently seeking a candidate with proven leadership and management capabilities and excellent oral and written communication skills to serve as its next Chief Assistant General Manager overseeing Electric Services. The ideal candidate will be a flexible, adaptable, and collaborative individual with a strong orientation towards customer service. A good communicator and listener who is comfortable interacting at all levels with employees, City staff, elected officials, commissioners, outside agencies, and the public will be ideal. The individual will oversee and interact with employees represented by three bargaining units—GCEA, GMA and IBEW–Local 18—and ensure that all services are provided in a safe, efficient manner in compliance with State and Federal regulations and City policies. A candidate with a successful track record of team development who is capable of organizing employees to effectively address and accomplish the goals of the Department is being sought. Candidates with field experience and experience in power plant operations will be valued. The monthly salary range for this position is $12,172 – $17,705, DOQ. Please visit our website at www.bobmurrayassoc.com to apply online and contact Mr. Gary Phillips, should you have any questions. Filing Deadline: August 10, 2018
The minimum requirements for this position are a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Mechanical or Civil Engineering and 10 years of recent, progressively responsible professional experience in Electrical Engineering, including five (5) years in a managerial capacity in an electrical utility with at least one (1) year at an Assistant General Manager level or higher. A Master’s degree in a related field is desirable. An equivalent combination of experience, education and/or training may substitute for the listed minimum requirements; however, there is no acceptable equivalent for registration as an Engineer with the State of California. A valid California Class C Driver’s License and registration as a Professional Electrical Engineer with the State of California are required.
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