Municipal Gas Job Opportunities

Your APGA membership allows you to advertise your system's job openings. Your listing can also be placed in APGA's bi-weekly Public Gas News publication which goes out in printed and electronic copies to our members. The APGA member price for posting a job advertisement in Public Gas News is $100.00 for 100 words or less and 25 cents for each additional word. APGA does not allow non-members to post job advertisements in APGA publications effective March 2015. To view print rates & policies please click here. To post a job, please contact APGA Communications Manager John Powers at jpowers@apga.org or 202 464 2742. 

Note to Employers: When submitting a job ad, applicant is required to give their contact information including name, company, phone, fax and e-mail address and agrees to have their information stored in our database. All job listings must comply with federal guidelines and standards and all companies must be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Listings will be removed within 30 days after application deadline.

Gas Distribution Engineer - Henderson, KY

The City of Henderson, Kentucky is accepting applications for the position of Natural Gas Distribution Engineer. Duties include, but not limited to: supervision of assigned staff; designing and installing measurement and control equipment; training and evaluating personnel to ensure compliance with Operator Qualification (OQ) standards.

Minimum requirements:
Associate’s degree with course work emphasis in civil or mechanical engineering or related field required; supplemented by 5 years experience and/or training in any of the following: pipeline and gas system design, regulator and meter design and operations, administrative and supervisory experience required.

Bachelor’s degree in engineering, construction or related field preferred. Measurement, regulation and corrosion experience is desired. You must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license. Salary range $64,530 – $93,539 plus excellent benefits including possible take home vehicle. Applications and other requirements are available from Human Resources or you may obtain an application from our website. http://www.cityofhendersonky.org/jobs.aspx If your application is on file and you wish to be considered for the position, contact Human Resources at 270-831-4983. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

EOE/M/F/V/H/D

(Posted 7/7/2017)

General Manager - Oak Ridge, TN

Oak Ridge Utility District (ORUD) is seeking an outstanding leader to be the new General Manager of a forward leaning municipal natural gas distribution company. The new leader will be succeeding the current General Manager who is retiring after 18 years with the company. Located in Oak Ridge Tennessee, home of the Oak Ridge National Laboratory, ORUD has been safely delivering natural gas to communities in Anderson and Roane Counties since it became an independent non-profit utility in 1951. The General Manager will lead and direct the district to achieve safety, efficiency, and economy of operations and to promote growth in residential, commercial, and industrial markets. ORUD employs approximately 50 people, generates approximately $13 million in annual operating revenues, has approximately 464 miles of pipeline in its system that provides more than 1.5 million cubic feet (1.5 MMCF) of natural gas to 13,500 residential, commercial and industrial customers. In addition to providing natural gas service, ORUD also has a natural gas appliance sales and installation business.

Ideal GM candidates will offer a proven track record of management and leadership that includes the necessary experience and passion to lead complex natural gas utility operations. ORUD seeks candidates who have held a significant leadership role within an operating natural gas utility and who possess expertise with safety, engineering, operations, and the technical aspects of managing a local natural gas distribution company. The successful candidate must have the ability to relate at all levels in an organization. A Bachelor’s degree is required and a Master’s degree is viewed as beneficial. The total compensation, benefits and relocation package is competitive and will be dependent upon qualifications and experience.

For more detail about ORUD and the General Manager’s position please visit the ORUD website at www.orud.org

Interested candidates must submit a cover letter and resume for consideration to Rick Haynes (VP Baxter Krause) at rick.haynes@baxterkrause.com.

ORUD is an equal opportunity employer and is a drug free workplace.

(Posted 6/21/2017)