General Manager

Company Name: McMinnville Water and Light
Phone Number: (503) 472-6158
City: McMinnville
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97128
Job Title: General Manager
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: August 2, 2017
Salary: Competitive
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time Type: Hours

McMinnville Water & Light is a growing municipal electric and water utility that provides service to 16,000 customers, with annual revenue of $50 million. MW&L is seeking qualified candidates for the position of General Manager. Candidates must have experience in organizational management, operations, construction, and strategic planning. Candidates must be able to provide immediate executive level communication, interpersonal and leadership skills and display proven success in a public utility or other related industry administration. The General Manager reports to a commission made up of the mayor of the City of McMinnville and four commissioners. The General Manager is responsible for the proper execution of board policy and directives. For a full description of duties and qualifications, please go to the McMinnville Water and Light website:

Experience Required:

A minimum of a bachelor’s degree in public administration, business, engineering or equivalent and a minimum of eight years senior-level management experience in a public utility are required. Salary and benefits will be competitive and commensurate with experience and qualifications. This is a summary announcement. The full job announcement describing job qualifications and the required application is available at:

How to Apply:

The full job announcement describing job qualifications and the required application is available at: Applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, preliminary employment application (available at:, request for veterans preference, and references, to Sam Justice, Attorney for the McMinnville Water & Light Commission, 855 NE Marsh Lane, and P.0. Box 638, McMinnville, OR  97128-0638. (503)472-6158. Electronic submittals should be sent to Request for award of veterans preference, and supporting documentation must be received by the application closing date of September 14, 2017.

Posting End Date: August 31, 2017