MANAGER – UTILITY DESIGN & ENGINEERING

UTILITY DESIGN & ENGINEERING MANAGER
Atlanta, GA
Posted 1 year ago

Location: United States – Georgia Atlanta

DESCRIPTION
Industry: Energy – Utilities
Job Category: Engineering

The company seeks a Manager of Engineering to oversee the development and maintenance of the electric distribution system through effective planning and staking design and coordination of construction and maintenance needs. This employee will strive to innovate and provide a vision that will ensure reliability to meet future demands.

DUTIES

Distribution System Design and Staking
Ensure the distribution system is planned, designed and staked in accordance with corporate and NESC specifications.
Coordinate Engineering personnel, resources, and materials.
Maintain and communicate current knowledge of changes, procedures, and improvements impacting system design.
Ensure appropriate right-of-way acquisitions.
Ensure accurate preparation of fault current calculations for customers, as requested.
Determine the type of metering required for customers.
Ensure accurate cost estimates for facility relocations and required commercial deposits are obtained.
Ensure all joint use contracts are maintained and properly followed.
Ensure coordination with other utilities in accordance with established guidelines as well as fiber companies on all new construction.
Ensure compliance with all state and local codes.
Electric Specifications Documentation
Serve as the Lead of the Construction Specification Committee.
Ensure that the Construction Specification Manual and Material Specs are kept up to date.
Process Improvement

Guides the implementation and coordination of process improvements for the Electric Operations Division.
Coordinate the business assessment processes and lead projects to meet deadlines and expected deliverables.
Design processes and workflows that maximize efficiency and comply with regulatory and audit requirements.
Evaluate the processes and tools for risk assessment and benefits analysis.
Conduct, document and communicate business assessment reviews and project status.
Effectively work with project stakeholders to ensure engagement, effective communication and to meet project deadlines.
Anticipate and plan for process integration opportunities that support business objectives. Create process changes by integrating new processes with existing ones and communicate these changes to affected areas.
Budget/Supervision
Prepare annual budget and work plan.
Handle all aspects of employment for subordinate staff, including hiring, promotion, training, and termination.
Analyze and manage daily workload and schedules.

Qualifications:

Bachelors Degree in Engineering required
Registered Professional Engineer (PE) (or in process of taking the exam)
Five years experience with utility electric distribution systems.
Previous supervisory and/or project management experience.
Knowledge of NESC and local electric codes.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Excellent organization and planning skills.
Possess valid Georgia drivers license.

Security Clearance Required: No
Visa Candidate Considered: No

COMPENSATION
Base Salary – Competitive
Full-time Benefits – Full
Relocation Assistance Available – Possible for ideal candidate
Commission Compensation – No
Bonus Eligible – No
Overtime Eligible – No
Interview Travel Reimbursed – Yes

CANDIDATE DETAILS
5+ to 7 years experience
Seniority Level – Mid-Senior
Management Experience Required – No
Minimum Education – Bachelor’s Degree
Willingness to Travel – Occasionally

IDEAL CANDIDATE
Must have experience working in an electric utility. Must have PE or in process of taking the exam.

WHY THIS EMPLOYER IS A GREAT COMPANY
Great company that is considered a great place to work with outstanding work-life balance and incredible benefits.

Job Features

Job CategoryPermanent

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