Iowa Department of Administrative Services Utility Analyst 2 in Des Moines, Iowa

Utility Analyst 2

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Utility Analyst 2

Salary

$52,000.00 - $79,144.00 Annually

Location

Des Moines - 50319 - Polk County, IA

Job Type

Full-time

Agency

114 Justice - Consumer Advocate

Job Number

18-00550

Closing

11/2/2017 11:59 PM Central

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Point of Contact

Vicki Bahe at vicki.bahe@iowa.gov

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Job Description

The Consumer Advocate Division of the Iowa Department of Justice has an opening in its Technical Bureau, which provides technical expertise and recommendations concerning regulated public utility service in Iowa. The position requires the selected applicant to testify as an expert witness in utility rate proceedings conducted before the Iowa Utilities Board. The Consumer Advocate Division requires candidates with an energy, accounting, financial, utility regulation or environmental science background.

The person selected to fill this position will provide recommendations concerning regulated utility operations and revenue requirements and/or cost of service studies in utility rate case proceedings, participate in energy efficiency program implementation and monitoring activities, and take part in the review and analysis of electricity and natural gas filings of various kinds. The person selected should possess the desire and aptitude to advance to higher-level analyst positions.

The Consumer Advocate Division is located in Des Moines, Iowa. The work hours for the position will generally be 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. A master's degree in economics from an accredited college or university is preferred.

Applicants can find a more detailed description of the duties and qualifications required for the Utility Analyst 2 job classification on the website of the Iowa Department of Administrative Services-Human Resources Enterprise (DAS-HRE) at https://das.iowa.gov/sites/default/files/hr/documents/classandpay/JobClassDescriptions/UtilityAnalyst2-00529.pdf.

Applicants may also find Information concerning the current salary range for this position and other information about State of Iowa employee benefits at the DAS-HRE website.

Minimum Qualification Requirements

Graduation from an accredited four year college or university with a bachelors degree in accounting, business administration, finance, economics, operations research, computer science, environmental science, statistics or paralegal/legal assistant and 18 months of analytical experience in one or a combination of the above disciplines;

OR

graduation from an accredited four year college or university with major course work in industrial, mechanical, civil, or electrical engineering will be considered as qualifying;

OR

graduation from an accredited college or university with a master's degree in one of the above areas will be considered as qualifying;

OR

graduation from an accredited paralegal school will be considered as qualifying;

OR

an equivalent combination of education and experience substituting one year of analytical experience in the above disciplines for one year of the required education to a maximum substitution of four years;

OR

possession of an Engineer certificate as issued by the Iowa Board of Engineering Examiners or by another jurisdiction with requirements, as determined by the Board, equal to Iowa standards;

OR

possession of a permit to practice as a Certified Public Accountant as issued by the Iowa Accountancy Board may be substituted for one year of the required experience;

OR

employees with current continuous experience in the state executive branch that includes experience equal to twelve months of full time work as a Utility Analyst 1.

For additional information, please click on thislink to view the job description.

Click here to view State of Iowa Executive Branch benefits: https://das.iowa.gov/human-resources/employee-and-retiree-benefits/

Agency

State of Iowa

Agency

114 Justice - Consumer Advocate

Address

Hoover State Office Building

1305 E Walnut St

Des Moines, Iowa, 50319.

Website

https://www.iowaattorneygeneral.gov/for-consumers/office-of-consumer-advocate-utilities/

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