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Sustainable Strategies Consultant Columbus, NE

Nebraska Public Power District Columbus, NE

Job Description

Nebraska Public Power District (NPPD) has an immediate opening for a Sustainable Strategies Consultant located at Columbus, NE.

Position closes May 28, 2018. Submit resume online at

Summary of Job duties:  

The Incumbent meets and communicates regularly with, Wholesale Customers, NPPD Retail, and Industry Executives to provide, support, or facilitate the delivery of value-added energy-related services (including renewable energy, efficient electrification and emerging electro-technologies) and information in support of the customers' operations as it relates to residential, commercial, and industrial business sectors.

This position will report to the Sustainable Energy Manager.


  • Education, Training, and Experience:

Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering with 10 years of energy-related services. Incumbent should have extensive experience in lighting, power monitoring, power quality, HVAC, manufacturing processes, compressed air, refrigeration or other energy intensive specialty. Recent experience in renewable energy, emerging electro-technologies, and efficient electrification technologies is preferred.   Proven Program Leadership / Management with history of successful efficiency program results is required. The related experience includes: technical sales (i.e. sales of energy-related products), application of lighting, HVAC, motors, energy efficient equipment application, and/or front-line customer service directly related to these areas (and a demonstration of technical knowledge of these areas). Knowledgeable of sustainable energy technologies and application. 

  • Licenses and/or Certifications Required/Preferred:

Professional Engineers registration required

Salary Information: $8,095.00 to $10,426/monthly              

Nebraska Public Power District offers a competitive starting salary and an excellent benefits package including medical and dental insurance, 401K retirement plan, paid holidays, paid vacation, training opportunities and more.

If you have any special needs requests, please contact Human Resources at Nebraska Public Power District.

Nebraska Public Power District is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Details

Date Posted May 15, 2018
Date Closes May 28, 2018
Located In Columbus, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
Compensation Salary, $97,140.00 - $125,106.00, Based on Experience
Experience Level Experienced (7-15 yrs. experience)
Positions Available 1
SOC Category 17-2071.00 Electrical Engineers
Zipcode 68601
Name Kathryn Ackman
Address P.O. Box 499
City, State and Zip Columbus, NE 68602
FAX (402) 563-5771

This job offers the following benefits

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Health-Care Spending Accounts
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment
  • Dental
  • Dependent Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)
  • Life Insurance
  • Long-Term Disability
  • Medical
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Vision
  • Voluntary Life Insurance
  • Bereavement Pay
  • Credit Union
  • Free Parking
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
  • Sick Leave
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program
  • Achievement Awards
  • Merit Increases

This job requires the following skills

  • Project Planning
  • Power Systems - Electrical
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Enjoy these benefits
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan
  • 457(b) Deferred Compensation Plan
  • College Savings Plan
  • Dependent-Care Spending Accounts
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
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