Electric Resource Analyst I/II

Company Name: City of Roseville - Roseville Electric
Phone Number: (916) 774-5475
City: Roseville
State/Provence: California
Zip: 95678
Job Title: Electric Resource Analyst I/II
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Miscellaneous Positions
Posting Start Date: April 18, 2017
Salary: $8,314–$12,257
Salary Per: Per Month
Work Time: 8
Work Time Type: Hours
Duties:

EXAMPLES OF ESSENTIAL DUTIES – Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Identify current and future load/resource balances; prepare analysis and recommendations for electricity and natural gas purchases/sales to maximize portfolio value while remaining within City risk management policies.
  • Conduct detailed energy resource planning studies and provide analysis of electricity and natural gas market price trends and data.
  • Ensure program compliance with Federal, State and local laws, rules and regulations.
  • Procure and/or trade Natural Gas, Electricity, Green House Gas allowance and other commodities in accordance with City policies and State and Federal mandates.
  • Prepare, analyze, negotiate, and administer power supply and natural gas contracts and agreements; prepare requests for proposals and evaluate technical, economic, and regulatory feasibility of contracts and projects.
  • Optimize the City’s power supply portfolio by identifying, analyzing, and assessing market trends and costs and making appropriate recommendations regarding short-term and long-term strategic planning; maintain electricity and natural gas price risk management program and propose improvements.
  • Develop, modify, maintain, and use computer based models related to power production costs, current market transactions, forecasts of need and supply; and anticipated procurement costs; validate model assumptions and address needed changes in the model planning process, and software installation/maintenance, as appropriate.
  • Represent the City’s electric utility interests to a variety of organizations and agencies on power resource planning, including pooling, contracts, transmission lines, market re-design, and regulatory compliance and changes.
  • Research, follow, and make recommendations regarding proposed legislation, regulatory changes, litigation, power supply contracts, energy transactions, and current trends such as green house gas emissions and climate change, that affect the City’s position in the energy market.
  • Assist in budget preparation and financial planning by compiling data, preparing and creating financial models and forecasts; prepare financial reports.
  • Coordinate with other divisions and City departments and outside organizations and agencies regarding the City’s power supply resources.
  • Intervene and/or support intervention during the development of legislation or regulations consistent with the interests of the City.
  • Prepare written analysis of complex data for use by City decision makers; prepare and make oral presentations related to the department’s supply resources.
  • Participate in the selection of staff; provide or coordinate staff training; work with employees to correct deficiencies; implement discipline procedures.
  • Participate in and/or manage special projects, as assigned.
  • Build and maintain positive working relationships with co-workers, other City employees and the public using principles of good customer service.
  • Perform related duties as assigned.
Experience Required:

Electric Resources Analyst I

Experience and Training

Experience:

One year of energy resource planning experience related to analysis of supply and procurement, portfolio administration and/or associated risk management in an electric utility or two years of experience performing analysis related to load forecasting, electric utility industry financial analysis, wholesale/retail rate design, or related analysis for an electric utility.

AND

Training:

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration, economics, engineering, mathematics or a related field.

License and Certificate:

Possession of a valid California driver’s license by date of appointment.

Electric Resources Analyst II

Experience and Training

Experience:

Two years of responsible experience performing duties similar an Electric Resources Analyst I with the City of Roseville (performing complex professional analytical work related to planning, evaluating, procuring, administering, and managing the risk associated with the Electric Utility Department’s supply resources).

AND

Training:

A Bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university with major course work in business administration, public administration, economics, engineering, mathematics or a related field.

License and Certificate:

Possession of a valid California driver’s license by date of appointment.

How to Apply:

Roseville Electric Utility – Northern California

The City of Roseville’s Electric Utility is hiring for the following positions:
Electric Resource Analyst I$99,775 – $133,708 Annually
Electric Resource Analyst II$109,762 – $147,091 Annually

We offer highly competitive salaries and benefits. The City of Roseville, population 126,000, is located approximately 16 miles east of Sacramento, California. We are a full service city, providing award winning and highly reliable electric, water, wastewater and solid waste utility services to our residents and businesses. Roseville’s Electric Utility operates and maintains two natural gas fired power plants, 16 substations, and over 800 miles of overhead and underground electrical lines. Please click on the links below to apply and for more information.

Electric Resource Analyst I

Electric Resource Analyst II

Posting End Date: May 17, 2017