Power Superintendent

Direct procurement of electric power for street-railway systems.
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Salary Range
$50,000 – $156,000

Data from U.S. Department of Labor

What do Power Superintendents do?

Directs procurement of electric power for street-railway or electrical railway system, and directs and coordinates activities of workers engaged in planning, installing, and maintaining power generation and distribution facilities: Confers with officials of power companies to arrange for power. Directs activities of company-owned generating plant through subordinate officials. Directs subordinates who supervise construction, maintenance, and repair of distribution system including trolley wire, power lines, poles, underground conduits, and trolley contact signals, when working for street-railway system. Approves plans and designs for electrical distribution equipment.

Should I be a Power Superintendent?

You should have a bachelor's degree or higher and share these traits:
  • Reliable: You can always be counted on to do a good job.
  • Trustworthy: You are known for your personal integrity and honesty.
  • Detail Oriented: You pay close attention to all the little details.

  • Also known as: Superintendent, Circus, Superintendent, Power

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