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Job Open: Utility Director, Union, SC

By General Inquiries posted 06-17-2021 04:34 PM


The Logan Development Group is conducting a professional search to identify a Utility Director for the City of Union, SC (population 7,769). The Utility Director plans, directs, and oversee operations and staff of the City’s Utility Division. The Division includes electric, natural gas, water distribution, wastewater collection systems, Public Service Department and building maintenance. The Utility Director is appointed by the mayor and six members of the city council and reports to the City Administrator.  

Situated in the Upstate Region of South Carolina near the Greenville-Spartanburg metropolitan area, Union is a progressive city with a proud heritage and vision for the future.

Desired Job Experience and Expertise  

·       High-level utility management experience with a preferred knowledge of electric, natural gas, water distribution or similar utility experience

·       Strong experience and knowledge of budgetary management and creation  

·       Ability to collaborate with leaders and stakeholders and provide solutions to projects

·       Knowledge in the procurement process  

·       Strong history of leadership with strong attention to details

·       Knowledge and understanding of utility infrastructure in relation to economic development

·       Proven track record of successfully navigating relationships with employees, customers, vendors, elected officials and community stakeholders

·       Strong communication skills

Qualified candidates will have a Bachelor’s Degree in electrical, mechanical, or civil engineering from an accredited college or university, P.E. is preferred. The most highly-qualified candidates for consideration will be selected based on a combination of education, career experience, and accomplishments that best fits the needs of the City of Union.  

If interested in this opportunity please send resume/CV and cover letter to:



This position is open until filled. Upon receipt, resumes will be screened in relation to the criteria outlined in this profile. Candidates selected for interview will be contacted by a representative of the Logan Development Group.


The City of Union is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer