Natural Gas Operations Superintendent

Barrow Utilities and Electric Cooperative, Inc.   Barrow, AK   Full-time     Construction / Physical Labor / Skilled Trades
Posted on September 10, 2021

In this full-time, senior management position as Natural Gas Operations Superintendent, you will be responsible for the management of 8 employees and the oversight of the functional areas of natural gas pipe maintenance and fleet management.    

Areas of responsibility include:

  • Operations & maintenance for natural gas distribution
  • Fleet management
  • Personnel supervision
  • Technology and security
  • Metering management
  • Planning and reporting
  • Mapping
  • Inventory control
  • Education and training
  • Regulatory compliance

Minimum qualifications include:

  • Bachelor’s Degree: Natural Gas or management background preferred
  • 7+ years’ related experience: management of natural gas utility distribution systems
  • Understanding of natural gas principles, concepts, construction specifications, and other appropriate codes, statutes, and utility tariffs
  • Working knowledge of current federal, state, and local laws as they relate to natural gas distribution
  • Experience in natural gas construction and maintenance techniques
  • Experience in managing, leading and training staff
  • Experience managing in a multicultural workplace
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Must relocate and live in Barrow, AK full-time

We are proud to offer:

  • Base salary - $132,410-$202,255 based upon experience
  • Relocation assistance
  • Medical, dental, vision, and short-term disability insurance – 100% coverage for employee, spouse, and dependents
  • 401K with 6% voluntary employer contribution
  • NRECA pension plan – 100% employer paid
  • Subsidized, affordable housing
  • Company truck
  • Travel benefit paid out three times per year
  • Paid time off – 37 days 1st year, 42 days 2nd year, 47 days 3rd year
  • Paid leave for bereavement, voting, and jury duty
  • Excellent training