General Manager

City of Shawano, WI

Shawano Municipal Utilities (SMU) is seeking a General Manager who serves as the chief operating officer for the overall administration, management, and direction of the day-to-day operations of the electric utility and the fiber optic communication system. The General Manager also serves Badger Power Marketing Authority in the same capacity under terms of a joint agency contract between the cities of Shawano and Clintonville. The General Manager represents SMU and City of Shawano on the Board of Director of Great Lakes Utilities (a wholesale power supply provider).
Qualifications Include: Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Accounting, Public Administration or related fields (advanced degree preferred); a minimum of five years of management-level experience in the electric utility industry – or combination of equivalent education and experience; ability to communicate, interface, and present information effectively with employees, SMU Commission, BPMA Board of Directors, Great Lakes Utilities Board and public officials in Shawano.

How to Apply

Application Deadline
Resume, including letter of interest, shall be submitted only via email to Attorney Richard Heinemann at

Job Details

Job Function
Other, Department Head/Director
Position Type
Full Time

City of Shawano


122 N Sawyer St
Shawano, WI 54166-2452
United States

Form of Government


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