Join the SJCE Team

The Community Energy Department is seeking qualified candidates who are passionate about the environment, driven, creative and who have a desire to be part of making a difference in their community. This is an exciting opportunity to lead positive change and take ownership and pride in being a part of a newly created department at the City of San José as it becomes fully operational and begins providing valuable services.

 

Program Manager

The Program Manager will be responsible for managing financial activities for the department at a technical level, which may include forecasting and maintaining the pro forma accounting model. Other duties may also consist of developing and monitoring program budgets, overseeing operational policies and procedures related to rate analysis, and evaluating the financial impacts of PG&E’s and customer proposed rate changes.

Education and Experience

This position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university, AND five (5) years of experience in the energy, financial (or other related) field, AND two (2) years of supervisory experience.

To apply, please complete an application via the City of San José’s website. The application deadline is on March 28, 2019 at 11:59 PM. For any questions about the duties of this position, the selection or hiring processes, please contact jeannette.mestaz@sanjoseca.gov.

 

Principal Power Resources Specialist

Reports to the Community Energy Department’s Deputy Director of Power Resources, the Principal Power Resources Specialist will be responsible for managing and planning the activities of major technical projects and highly complex contracts for the Community Energy Department. This position will develop, manage, and direct the implementation of short and/or long-term operating financial plans related to energy portfolios and operations.

Education and Experience

This position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Law, Natural Resources, Statistics, or related field to the utility business; AND six (6) years of progressively responsible related experience overseeing and administering energy resources operations, planning, purchasing, scheduling, or contract negotiations. A Master’s degree in a related filed may be substituted for up to two (2) years of the required experience. There is no substitution for the bachelor’s degree.

Apply immediately by uploading your resume to the job application. Resumes will be reviewed as they are received and interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible. For more information or questions, contact Sherrill Uyeda or Cindy Krebs at (562) 901-0769 or via email at suyeda@alliancerc.com or ckrebs@alliancerc.com.

 

Senior Power Resources Specialist​

The Senior Power Resources Specialist will be responsible for coordinating and planning the negotiation of complex energy resource supply contracts, services, and agreements. This position will be responsible for performing energy resources supply and demand-side management analysis, energy forecasting, and monitoring, tracking, and validating California Independent System Operator (CAISO) scheduling and settlements.

Education and Experience

This position requires a bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university in Business, Economics, Engineering, Environmental Studies, Law, Natural Resources, Statistics, or related field to the utility business; AND three (3) years of experience in energy resources operations, planning, purchasing, scheduling, or contract negotiations. There are no substitutions.

Apply immediately by uploading your resume to the job application. Resumes will be reviewed as they are received and interviews will be scheduled as soon as possible. For more information or questions, contact Sherrill Uyeda or Cindy Krebs at (562) 901-0769 or via email at suyeda@alliancerc.com or ckrebs@alliancerc.com.