The City of Rochester is Minnesota’s third largest City with a population of more than 110,000. Rochester Public Utilities (RPU) is the largest municipal utility in the State of Minnesota, serving over 50,000 electric customers and over 39,000 water customers in a 57 square mile service area.
The Project Engineer - Electric is responsible for providing technical assistance to utility operating sections, preparing electrical designs and standards, and conducting studies related to system planning and operation. This position also provides project management on contract projects as well as in-house projects and assistance for electrical work for the Water Utility. Primary emphasis of this position may be either the transmission/substation system or the 13.8 kV distribution systems.
Applications will be accepted until the vacancies are filled with those received by January 20, 2019, receiving priority consideration.
For more specific information and to apply online, please visit our website, www.rochestermn.gov.
Equal Opportunity Employer
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor's degree in Engineering, from an accredited four-year college or university; AND 3 years of full-time employment experience managing new construction and capital improvement projects for an electric utility or closely related large commercial/industrial facility. A valid driver's license is also required.
Additional Salary Information: Starting salary range of $87,327 to $102,736, depending on qualifications with advancement to $128,421. An excellent benefits package is included.
Internal Number: 20190005
About Rochester Public Utilities (RPU)
Rochester is located in the southeast portion of Minnesota and is the state's third-largest city. Rochester is a growing city that has been consistently rated one of the best places to live in the United States. It is the home of the world renown Mayo Clinic.