FERC License Coordinator

Company Name: Eugene Water & Electric Board
Phone Number: (541) 685-7552
City: Eugene
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97402
Job Title: FERC License Coordinator
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Miscellaneous Positions
Posting Start Date: September 15, 2017
Salary: $70,000
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

The Eugene Water & Electric Board is currently seeking a FERC License Coordinator to coordinate activities that assist in Hydro License compliance and Natural Resource Plan implementation, in particular on EWEB’s McKenzie River projects. The position will lead, as assigned, implementation of Resource plans in coordination with the National Forest Service.  The position also establishes and maintains compliance procedures, processes and identifies necessary resources while independently coordinating agency and utility tasks. The FERC License Coordinator will effectively communicate with customers, EWEB staff, agency personnel, and the general public. The position will develop project work plans, identify necessary resources, coordinate agency and contractor efforts, and effectively resolve technical or public issues relating to projects or program area in addition to developing, populating and maintaining databases necessary to track compliance activities.

Are you interested in joining an exciting and dynamic team of hydroelectric professional responsible for ensuring EWEB meets its natural resources obligations for hydro projects? Would you like to assist the utility in ensuring that EWEB-owned hydro facilities are fully compliant by monitoring compliance issues; overseeing and preparing documentation to FERC and other regulatory and resource agencies? This may be the position for you! We are seeking an individual who is a creative self-starter capable of working on a multi-disciplined team of professionals with excellent interpersonal skills and an attention to detail. The successful candidate will have the ability to interpret legal documents and be able to effectively communicate, both orally and in writing regarding complex or sensitive information to a diverse audience including employees, customers, contractors; agencies; and the general public.

Experience Required:

Minimum Experience: Three years progressively responsible experience related to electric power generation, FERC regulations, public policy or environmental programs.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree in Environmental, Physical Sciences, Engineering or Public Policy and Administration or related field.

Desirable education, experience, training and certifications: None

Equivalency: An equivalent combination of education and experience may be qualifying.

Valid driver license, CDL, Commercial Vehicle, Medical card: Valid Oregon Driver License

Professional license or registration:   None

Post-offer background check required:  Yes

Post-offer drug test required:  No

Post-offer physical / functional test required:  No

Apprenticeship or other education/training required as a condition of employment, progression or advancement:  None

How to Apply:

All applications must be submitted online through the EWEB Jobs Page.

Posting End Date: September 29, 2017