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Ellen M. Clark, Village Clerk
2693 Main Street
Lake Placid, New York 12946
or see the attachment below
Applications should be received no later than March 24, 2017
RESPONSIBILITIES: Daily management and supervision of Lake
Placid Village Electric Department, planning construction, coordinating
operation of power stations, transmission lines, distribution systems and
supervising staff, all in accordance with general policies of the Village Board
of Trustees with wide
Leeway for the
exercise of independent judgment and related work as required.
SKILLS: Thorough knowledge of the principles and
practices of maintenance and operation of a village electrical system and
management and development of electrical power program; good knowledge of
principles of administration and supervision; ability to develop plans, work
schedules, programs and designs for construction, repair and modification of
electrical utilities; ability to make effective written and oral presentations;
ability to communicate effectively with the public; physical condition
commensurate with the demands of the position.
PROMOTIONAL: Examination open to current employees of the
Lake Placid Village Electric Department having three (3) years of full time
permanent status as an Assistant Electric Utility Superintendent; or four (4)
years of full-time permanent status as a Line Foreworker; or five (5) years of
full-time permanent status as a Chief Lineworker; or six (6) years of full-time
permanent status as a 1st Class Lineworker.
Graduation from a regionally accredited or New York
State registered college or university with a Bachelor’s degree in Electric,
Civil Engineering or a related field and 5 years of experience in electric
utility operations and construction; or
combination of training and experience as defined by the limits of (a)
SALARY RANGE: Commensurate with Experience.