This position is responsible for directing and developing the team of engineers, technologists, and technical specialists tasked with capital construction projects driven by new residential and commercial service requests. This position is responsible for service standards and all business processes related to new residential and general services within the Engineering Department. The position is responsible for delivering best in the industry member satisfaction through the development of procedures, processes, metrics, and service standards concerning the development of residential line extension designs, ensuring compliance with rate tariffs and Board policies; calculation and collection of appliable CIAC fees; design standards of overhead, underground, and lighting; member complaint resolution; and coordination with other SECO departments to ensure member satisfaction and service required dates are met. Position is expected to serve as an engineering subject matter expert to the membership in addressing how innovative energy solutions like LED lights, energy storage, solar, and EV charging impact each member. The position will be responsible for continual process improvements within the Engineering Department and managing departmental and corporate strategic initiatives to successful completion.
4 Year / Bachelors Degree
degree in engineering or related discipline
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Florida
Master’s in business, engineering, or related technical area
Project Management Certification or Six Sigma Black Belt
Fifteen (15) years’ experience in electric utility distribution systems and operations with emphasis on overhead and underground distribution design including residential and commercial developments. Minimum of ten years in a management position supervising multiple individuals and functions.
Experience implementing standardized work processes and the ability to interpret and compose workflow process charts, coordinating emergency response activities.
Experience with RUS and managing construction loan documents for distribution
and transmission projects.
Experience or similar work with an electric utility or related industry.
SECO Energy is a not-for-profit electric cooperative serving over 210,000 families and businesses across seven counties in Central Florida, making SECO the third largest electric co-op in Florida and the seventh largest in the nation.
In both 2017 and 2016, SECO Energy was ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Cooperatives” in the J.D. Power Electric Utility Residential Customer Satisfaction Study. In 2015, SECO Energy was ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Midsize Utilities in the South” by J.D. Power. SECO refers to the three consecutive awards as its “Triple Crown,” and we are grateful to our members for ranking us #1!