The City of Columbus, Wis., is seeking a Utilities Director to lead Columbus Water & Light, our municipally owned and operated electric and water utilities.
The Utilities Director oversees day-to-day operations and long-range planning to ensure that Columbus Water & Light remains positioned to deliver safe, reliable, and responsive service in a cost-effective manner for the more than 2,200 local homes and businesses we serve.
As the leader of the Columbus Water & Light staff team, the Utilities Director holds primary responsibility for all aspects of utility operations, administration, financial oversight and planning.
Operations and Maintenance
Planning and Development
Policy Development and Implementation
Facilitation of Utility Commission Oversight and Governance
The Utilities Director reports to the City Administrator and serves on the City Leadership Team.
The salary range for this position is $100,000 - $120,000 per year, depending on experience.
Columbus Water & Light also offers an exceptional benefits package, including medical, dental, vision, short- and long-term disability, and life insurance, as well as enrollment in the Wisconsin Retirement System. Team members also enjoy paid vacation, sick leave, holidays, professional development opportunities, a flexible and employee-friendly work environment, and more.
About Columbus Water & Light
Columbus Water & Light was founded in 1896. While a lot has changed over 125+ years, the focus of our utility has not. Today, we still offer our customers reliable, responsive service and some of the lowest electric rates in the area. As a not-for-profit, community-owned utility, our focus is always on our customers and our community. customers.
To Apply Send a cover letter and resume to Human Resources Administrator Stephanie Masché at [email protected], or mail to:
City of Columbus ATTN: Stephanie Masché 105 N Dickason Blvd Columbus, WI 53925
Columbus Utilties is a municipally owned and operated electric and water utility, serving more than 2,262 customers in Columbus, Wisconsin. We strive to provide low-cost, reliable service with a community-focused, personal touch. We are your friends and neighbors who share your values and understand your needs.
Columbus Utilities was founded in 1896. While a lot has changed over the past century, the focus of the utility has not. Today, we still offer our customers some of the lowest electric rates in the area - rates significantly lower than those in territories that are served by most investor-owned utilities. And, since we live and work in the community, we provide reliable energy with superior customer service.
Columbus Utilities also provides our customers with clean, high-quality water that meets or exceeds all state and federal standards. Our water quality and capacity are monitored every day by well-trained system operators.