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The Grand Haven Board of Light & Power is a West Michigan municipal electric utility located on the picturesque shoreline of Lake Michigan. The BLP serves over 14,000 customers and is the exclusive provider of electric service within the City of Grand Haven and portions of the City of Ferrysburg and the Townships of Grand Haven, Spring Lake, and Robinson. We have two electric generating facilities, six substations, and approximately 220 miles of electric distribution lines with 64 skilled and dedicated employees. There are currently two positions open.

Technical Services Supervisor

Responsibilities: Supervises and responsible for installing, servicing, repairing and modifying customer metering installations, instrumentation equipment and systems, substation metering equipment, substation and power plant system protection and control equipment, SCADA, data acquisition and distribution system equipment. Supervises high potential testing and fault locating on line and system equipment. Responsible for repair and maintenance of traffic signal systems.

Qualifications: Baccalaureate level majoring in Electrical Engineering with 5 years’ experience involving electric meter repair or servicing of electric utility customers; or an equivalent combination of training and experience. Prior supervisory experience preferred. Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and positively with customers and coworkers. Excellent attendance and safety record.

Deadline to apply: 5 PM Friday, April 5, 2019
Submit resume to: Administrative Services, Grand Haven BLP, 1700 Eaton Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417 or below via our online form.

(No phone calls accepted) The BLP is an equal opportunity employer.

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Electrical Line Worker - Journeyman Certification Required

Responsibilities: Experience in constructing, maintaining, and repairing electrical distribution systems. Must be self-motivated and able to interact positively and effectively with others, work safely, and understand complex systems and equipment. Works outdoors in all weather and conditions. Capable of climbing poles and working from an elevated bucket.

Qualifications: High School graduate. Certified journeyman lineworker. Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and positively with customers and coworkers. Excellent attendance and safety record.

Deadline to apply: Until position is filled.
Submit resume to: Administrative Services, Grand Haven BLP, 1700 Eaton Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417 or below via our online form.

(No phone calls accepted) The BLP is an equal opportunity employer.

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Thank you for your interest in the Board of Light & Power. There are currently two positions open; Technical Services Supervisor and Certified Journeyman Electrical Line Worker. Please feel free to submit your resume via the form below for the current openings or for future consideration. Your resume will be retained for a period of one year.

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