Grays Harbor PUD hire new Engineering Manager
The Grays Harbor PUD has announced the hiring of their new Engineering Manager in Schuyler Burkhart.
Burkhart is currently working for Tacoma Power where he serves as a senior supervisor in the Transmission & Distribution section. His first day with the District will be March 31st.
Commission President Russ Skolrood says “This is a great day for the Grays Harbor PUD. The hiring of Schuyler Burkhart is a tremendous addition for the District and for Grays Harbor and finalizes the team that will lead the PUD for the foreseeable future,” “Schuyler brings with him a track record of success as both an engineer and a supervisor. I think he is a great fit for Grays Harbor and I can’t wait to begin working with him.”
A Washington native, Burkhart is a graduate of Tacoma Community College and the University of Washington. Over a 20 year career he has served as an engineer in several roles, supervised engineering and operations teams for 7 years.
As Engineering Manager, Burkhart will supervise a 15 person staff and plan, direct, coordinate and manage Engineering work and resource requirements to ensure efficient and safe use of District resources for the most cost-effective operation of the District.