General Manager of Electric Utilities

Company Name: City of Denton
Phone Number: (916) 630-4900
City: Denton
State/Provence: Texas
Zip: 76201
Job Title: General Manager of Electric Utilities
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: August 30, 2017
Salary: $200,000
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time Type: Hours

The City of Denton, Texas is seeking a strong, competent, and highly ethical professional with proven management, analytical, and problem-solving skills to be the General Manager of Electric Utilities. Denton Municipal Electric (DME) is Denton’s hometown electric provider and has been serving the greater Denton area since 1905. It is the 6th largest municipally owned utility in Texas with a 353-megawatt peak load. DME has 197 positions authorized in the FY 2016-17 and the budgeted revenues for FY 2016/17 are $176.9 million and expenditures are $173.4 million.

Experience Required:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in engineering, business administration, or related field; and seven years of professional experience in the electric or other utility industry or in top city management, which should include three years of supervisory experience; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. Exciting challenges include the construction of a 225 MW energy center and the operation of the Energy Management Organization.

The salary for the General Manager of Electric Utilities will be approximately $200,000 annually, depending upon qualifications, plus a superior benefits package including Texas Municipal Retirement System.

How to Apply:

Interested candidates should apply no later than October 2, 2017 to Ralph Andersen & Associates by sending a compelling cover letter, comprehensive resume, and three years of salary history to Confidential inquiries are welcomed to Greg Nelson at 916.630.4900. Detailed brochure available online at

Posting End Date: October 1, 2017