Touchstone Energy Operations Superintendent in Fort Collins, Colorado

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Job Information

  • Location:Fort Collins, Colorado, 80527-2550, United States

  • Job ID:36299381

  • Posted:July 27, 2017

  • Position Title:Operations Superintendent

  • Company Name:Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association, Inc.

  • Job Function:Operations

  • Job Type:Full-Time

  • Job Duration:Indefinite

  • Min Education:H.S. Diploma/Equivalent

  • Min Experience:Over 10 Years

  • Required Travel:0-10%


Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association is seeking anOperations Superintendent who wants an exciting work atmosphere and opportunity for growth in our organization.


  • Competitive compensation

  • Comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental

  • 401(k) with base and matching contributions/RS plan


  • Plan, direct, coordinate, and oversee operations, construction, maintenance, and right-of-way clearing; plan, direct and coordinate the activities of all contractors hired by the Association as they relate to Operations Department activities.

  • Coordinate activities of the department with the Engineering Department for the orderly transition of work flow between the two departments; coordinate with the Engineering Department to plan and prepare construction work plans and long range plans for the Association.

  • Address safety issues and training on a regular basis; require employees to adhere to safety rules and practices; review all department safety violations; make recommendations to improve department safety program.

  • Follow up on specific service complaints and outages; take necessary action to maintain continuity of service as needed and assist in identifying critical complaint trends and make recommendations to the COO for appropriate corrective action.

  • Complete job description available at


  • High school diploma or equivalent is required; Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering is preferred.

  • Minimum of ten (10) years relevant utility experience including five (5) years in operations and/or engineering management with a Bachelor’s degree is required; minimum of fifteen (15) years’ experience including eight (8) years in operations and/or engineering management with a high school diploma or equivalent.

  • General knowledge of electric utility industry, cooperative principles and member service procedures; knowledge of and compliance with Federal and State labor laws; must work and communicate effectively with members, employees, contractors and public officials; skilled in coordinating inter-organizational systems and procedures.

We are an EEO Employer.


Poudre Valley Rural Electric Association is located in Fort Collins, Colorado. Fort Collins is home to Colorado State University and our area has an outstanding public school system. Nestled at the base of the Rocky Mountains, the Fort Collins area experiences 300 days of sunshine per year and offers exciting recreational opportunities such as hiking, camping, cycling, golfing plus some unique cultural offerings, and is a regional center for employment and shopping. The Fort Collins area offers the convenience of a small town atmosphere with all the amenities of a larger city. If you are seeking a great lifestyle and a community in which you can reinvigorate yourself then the Fort Collins area is it.

The Fort Collins area has received the following awards recently:

Named Money magazine's Best Place to Live in the U.S.Ranked 5th Best Places for Business and Careers: ForbesThird Happiest Metro Region, Fort Collins-Loveland, CO: Gallup-Healthways Well-Being IndexTop Colorado City for Job Growth, Fort Collins-Loveland*Ranked #1 in "Best Cities in Colorado to Live" (Windsor): CreditDonkey