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Utility Inspector I


Energy & Environment Cabinet | KY Public Service Commission

Salary: $29,129.28 - $38,588.64

EXECUTIVE BRANCH | FULL TIME, ELIGIBLE FOR OVERTIME PAY | 18A | 37.5 HR/WK

Description: We have an opening for a Natural Gas Utility Inspector in the Public Service Commission’s Division of Inspections. We are looking for a professional candidate who has experience with investigative work, preferably of public utilities, a team player with excellent time management skills who is willing to travel throughout the Commonwealth. This position will be responsible for inspecting natural gas and hazardous liquid pipeline operators within the state to ensure compliance with federal and state pipeline safety regulations. Travel the beautiful state of Kentucky, conducting safety compliance audits of natural gas utility operators’ facilities and operations. As a member of the Division of Inspection’s Natural Gas Utility Inspector team, you help ensure the safety of the public and the employees of the utility operators. There is a significant amount of federal training required before you begin conducting the safety audits on your own. The federal training facility is located in Oklahoma City, OK, and training will be scheduled soon after you join our team. Primary workstation will be located at 211 Sower Blvd in Frankfort, Kentucky. If you are interested in joining a professional work environment and helping further the agency's mission to ensure the provision of safe and reliable services to the customers of jurisdictional utilities, please apply.

Minimum Requirements: EDUCATION: Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree or associate's degree in industrial or engineering technology, fire science or a related field.



Administrative Specialist II


Executive Branch | Chapter 18A | Full Time, Eligible for Overtime Pay | 37.5 HR/WK

Description: The Kentucky Public Service Commission presents an opportunity for you to make a difference within the Commission's Division of Inspections, a fast paced, exciting, and professional environment. We're hiring an Administrative Specialist II to assist our Division Director & utility inspectors with their important mission of ensuring that Kentucky's natural gas, electric, water, sewer and telecom utilities for safety and reliable service. The perfect candidate will support our inspections team by ensuring that the provided administrative functions are accomplished daily. We are looking for a reliable, detail-oriented team player with a pleasant and helpful attitude who has excellent communication and telephone skills, the ability to multi-task and work under pressure. We are looking for a candidate who will take pride in serving the division.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Assisting in the preparation and proofing of correspondence, memos and reports
  • Serving as the division point of contact for questions, relaying important information to staff
  • Scheduling division meetings and coordinating meetings schedules with the executive administrative staff
  • Managing inventory of office supplies and materials
  • Coordinating staff travel and training

Ideally, the successful candidate will have a combination of the following skills:

  • Ability to Work Under Pressure
  • Attention to Detail
  • Excellent Communication Skills
  • Self-starter who takes Initiative
  • Well Organized
  • Strategic Planning
  • Team player
  • Time Management

If you possess these qualifications and are interested in a rewarding career with the Kentucky Public Service Commission, please apply for a chance to join our team!

Minimum Requirements:

EDUCATION: Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree.

EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: One year of professional, administrative, or business experience, or requisite skills. The experience, training, or skills requirement cannot be met with only requisite skills.

Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: NONE

Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: Additional administrative, business, research and/or clerical experience will substitute for the required education on a year-for-year basis.



The Public Utilities Financial Analyst IV


Energy & Environment Cabinet | KY Public Service Commission

Salary: $38,770.08 - $51,361.20

Employment Type:Executive Branch | Chapter 18A | Full Time, Eligible for Overtime Pay | 37.5 HR/WK

Location: 211 Sower Blvd., Frankfort KY 40601 USA

Description:Join the unique world of utility rate analysis.

This niche field is responsible for analyzing the rate structure and revenue needs of electric, gas, water and sewer related utilities. The primary focus for this analyst will be the tax impacts upon investor-owned utilities and the supporting analysis of depreciation, Interested applications must have tax accounting experience, preferably as a licensed CPA, and possess excellent time management skills. This position will involve limited travel and regular business hours except for the occasional late evening associated with more complex matters. If you are interested in being a part of a team-driven work environment that is dynamic and supportive, please apply for this position.

Minimum Requirements:

EDUCATION: Graduate of a college or university with a bachelor's degree in accounting or a business related field (which includes twenty semester hours or thirty-quarter hours in accounting).

EXPERIENCE, TRAINING, OR SKILLS: Five years of professional experience in public utility accounting, or requisite skills. The experience, training, or skills requirement cannot be met with only requisite skills.

Substitute EDUCATION for EXPERIENCE: NONE

Substitute EXPERIENCE for EDUCATION: Certification as a Certified Public Accountant will substitute for the required education and one year of the required experience.



For additional information or questions please contact:
Stephanie Schweighardt, Division Director
502-782-2561