Employment Opportunities


Interested applicants should submit an application and resume to Greenwood CPW:

Mailing Address:
Greenwood CPW
P.O. Box 549
Greenwood, SC 29648-0549

Hand-Deliver (Main Office):
Greenwood CPW
121 W. Court Ave.
Greenwood, SC 29646-2748

FAX: (864) 942-8171

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CPW is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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The Greenwood Commissioners of Public Works (CPW) seeks qualified applicants to fill the position of General Manager.  The current Manager is retiring after 27 years in that role.  CPW is a public utility located in Greenwood, South Carolina, in the northwestern region of the state.  It operates an electric utility within the corporate limits of the city of Greenwood, a natural gas utility in portions of five counties and a water production and distribution utility, which serves 80% of Greenwood County.  CPW serves approximately 30,000 customers through 55,000 electric, gas and water meters.  CPW employs 148 persons and the current annual budget exceeds $61 million.


The General Manager (GM) is responsible and accountable for the efficiency and function of all utility and business operations.  The GM plans, organizes, directs, coordinates and supervises all phases of the management and operation of the CPW system to ensure the efficient delivery of water, natural gas and electricity to the system’s customers at reasonable rates.  The GM should have a B.S. Degree in Electrical Engineering or related field, plus 7 or more years progressive management experience in a utility company providing electric, water and natural gas services; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.


The GM reports directly to the three elected commissioners of the CPW.  Salary is commensurate with education and experience.  CPW offers an exceptional benefits package.

All qualified applicants should send a detailed resume to Vicki Knott, Personnel Director, at PO Box 549, Greenwood, SC 29648 or email to vknott@greenwoodcpw.com.  This position will remain open until filled.

CPW is an Equal Opportunity Employer.