Chief Operating Officer

GEUS   Greenville, TX   Full-time     Engineering
Posted on June 1, 2024

Applications are now being accepted for the position of: Chief Operating Officer

FUNCTION:  Greenville Electric Utility System “GEUS”, in Greenville, TX, is seeking a talented Chief Operating Officer (COO) to join our leadership team to help GEUS continue to succeed as it evolves through technology and growth. The COO will develop and implement strategies that improve and adapt existing processes and systems. The COO will be responsible for identifying and executing best practices in utility operations across a broad range of disciplines including transmission, distribution, system operations, generation, and energy management. Reporting to the General Manager, the COO will incorporate utility wide goals into operational objectives, ensuring that GEUS remains a leader in safety, reliability, efficiency, and work culture.

QUALIFICATIONS AND SKILLS • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in business, economics, engineering, finance or other related fields of study. • Seven years of progressive responsible utility management experience. • Ability to exercise diplomacy and participative management skills that support team efforts and quality processes. • Broad knowledge of the electric power industry. • Must possess high ethical standards; leadership skills; strategic and tactical planning; a talent for managing change; problem solving and decision-making skills; tenacity; and an ability to motivate. • Independent judgment and decision-making abilities to apply technical skills effectively. • Ability to monitor progress toward fiscal objectives and recommend plan adjustments as necessary to reach them.  

BENEFITS • Competitive compensation package • PTO and holidays • Opportunities for continuous professional development • Join an amazing team committed to excellence and dedicated service to the Greenville community.

Hours: Full-time Position   

Pay Rate: DOQ plus benefits