Board of Director
General Posting
Closing Date:
November 22, 2019
Contact Method:
Job Description:

PUC DISTRIBUTION INC. is a provincially regulated Local Distribution Company (LDC) responsible for the distribution of electricity to residences and businesses within the boundaries of the City of Sault Ste Marie as well as parts of Prince Township, Dennis Township, and the Rankin Reserve.  The assets and business are managed by PUC Services Inc., a wholly private company of the Corporation of the City of Sault Ste. Marie.


The Governance Committee of the Board of PUC Inc. is currently seeking candidates for positions on the PUC Distribution Inc. Board of DirectorsThe ideal candidates will have strong business acumen, knowledge of corporate governance, customer care, finance, risk management, and will have entrepreneurial expertise to guide the future of PUC Distribution. Familiarity with public policy issues and experience in the energy, electricity, or related industries is also desirable.

Terms and Location

Board members will serve for a term of up to three years, with eligibility for reappointment for a second consecutive term up to three years.  These roles are part time and based in Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario.

Skills and Experience

PUC Distribution is seeking candidates that strongly match the following criteria:

  • A resident of Sault Ste. Marie and Area;
  • Customer Care expertise on a strategic level;
  • Strong Board experience;
  • Experience in business growth and development;
  • Demonstrate integrity and high ethical standards;
  • Strong business background, including competitive business experience and strategic planning;
  • A strong financial background;
  • Industry sector experience;
  • An understanding of the role of PUC Distribution Inc. as a service to the local community and as an asset to taxpayers.

Application Process

Applications must outline how the prospective director’s qualifications, skills and background are relevant to the general and core competencies of the company.  Please include a statement of experience and/or a resume.   Applications can be emailed to or by fax to (705)759-6545.


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