Marshall Municipal Utilities (MMU) in Marshall, Minnesota, the second largest municipal electric utility in the state, is seeking an experienced General Manager to direct and oversee operations and continue its role as a leader in providing public power. This position is available as a result of the announced retirement of the current General Manager who has served MMU for 17 years.
Marshall Municipal Utilities is an electric transmission and electric and water distribution utility with 36 full time employees, 11,400 combined water-electric customers, and utility revenues projected at $45 million in 2020. Reporting to the MMU Commission, the General Manager ensures that MMU customers are provided with high quality water and electric service, while promoting conservation and responsible management of resources.
The City of Marshall, located approximately 150 miles southwest of the Twin Cities and 75 miles northwest of Sioux Falls, is a vibrant community with a population approaching 14,000. The City-MMU partnership is a source of great civic pride and the General Manager will demonstrate an active commitment to maintaining this partnership.
This position requires a Bachelor’s degree in public administration, business, engineering or an equivalent field and five years or more of senior level municipal utility management and administration experience. Qualified candidates must demonstrate high-level knowledge of power and water utilities functions, familiarity with the power and water regulatory environment, and experience working on the development, construction, and financing of large capital projects.