Power System Analyst

  • Modesto Irrigation District
  • Modesto, California
  • Jan 01, 2022
Full Time Administrative Analysis and Research
  • Salary: $65,353.60 - $83,657.60 Annually USD

Job Description

Description
The Modesto Irrigation District is currently recruiting to fill one full-time regular position in the Power Scheduling Department, Electric Resources Division to interpret and administer the District's and other utility entities purchase power agreements.

Any Qualified Individual May Apply. This is a non-exempt position and allocated to the Administrative, Technical and Clerical Bargaining Unit. The list established as a result of this recruitment may be used to fill other Power System Analyst vacancies that may occur within the district through November 1, 2022.
Examples of Duties
Duties may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Calculate, analyze, verify and ensure the integrity and contract compliance of the District's energy transactions, power purchases and sales of energy, capacity, spin and transmission
  • Power plant generation and station usage
  • Real and reactive power flows
  • Transmission losses
  • Deviations
  • Power exchange accounts through proper interpretation of contracts
  • Negotiate and implement resolution of contract discrepancies
  • Research and resolve meter data discrepancies
  • Develop financial forecasts of energy transactions, related costs and operation impact
  • Assist in design and development of computer programs
  • Maintain reports, records, log and operating data to meet District's and other regulatory agency requirements
  • Maintain communication with District personnel, other agencies and the public
  • Assist in capital and O&M budget
Other Related Duties
Other duties as assigned
Typical Qualifications
Any combination of education, experience, knowledge and abilities may satisfy the necessary minimum qualifications. A typical way to obtain the education, experience, knowledge and abilities would be:

Education:
High school diploma or equivalent. Two (2) years of college course work in mathematics, business, accounting or related field.

Experience:
Two (2) years of experience in accounting, data analysis, finance, economics or other related field.

Knowledge of:
  • Mathematics, principles of energy accounting, power interchange transactions and interconnected utility operations
  • District safety rules
Ability to:
  • Prepare clear, complete and concise reports
  • Perform statistical data analysis
  • Follow oral and written instructions
  • Work cooperatively and communicate effectively with others
Special Requirement: Must have a valid California Class C driver license.
Supplemental Information
Qualified applicants must submit a completed District application. APPLY IMMEDIATELY. The position is open until filled. Screening of applications will begin on or after Monday, November 22, 2021. Applications received after this date are not guaranteed consideration.

Applications will be reviewed on a comparative basis and only those most qualified will be invited to continue in the selection process which will consist of an overall assessment of the individual's skills through (1) written exam; (2) oral interview, and (3) contacting of references to include current and former supervisors. The applicant must perform successfully in each phase of the testing in order to continue in the selection process.

Applicants requiring necessary accommodations to the application process may contact Human Resources at (209) 526-7341. California Relay Service is available at (800) 735-3933 voice and (800) 735-2929 TDD. The Modesto Irrigation District is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.

THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL BE REQUIRED TO PROVIDE VERIFICATION OF HIGH SCHOOL DIPLOMA OR GED AND APPLICABLE HIGHER EDUCATION DEGREE AND OFFICIAL EDUCATION TRANSCRIPTS, PASS A MEDICAL EXAM INCLUDING A DRUG AND ALCOHOL SCREEN, AND A COMPLETE BACKGROUND CHECK PRIOR TO BEGINNING WORK.

INFORMATION CONTAINED IN THIS ANNOUNCEMENT MAY BE SUBJECT TO CHANGE WITHOUT NOTICE


For a complete list of MID Benefits, please refer to the following: http://www.mid.org/careers/benefits.htm

Closing Date/Time: Continuous

Job Address

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