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Avangrid Gas Field Planner in Ithaca, New York

Gas Field Planner



Ithaca, NY, US



Iberdrola is a global energy leader, the number one producer of wind power, and one of the world's biggest electricity utilities in terms of market capitalisation. The group supplies energy to almost 100 million people in dozens of countries including Spain, the United Kingdom (ScottishPower), the United States (AVANGRID), Brazil (Neoenergia), Mexico, Germany, Portugal, Italy and France, with a workforce of more than 35,000 people.

Iberdrola is leading the transition towards a sustainable energy model through its investments in renewable energy, smart grids, large-scale energy storage and digital transformation, to offer its customers the most advanced products and services. Thanks to its commitment to clean energy, Iberdrola is one of the companies with the lowest emissions and an international benchmark for its contribution to sustainability and the fight against climate change.

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Position: Union – Gas Field Planner (Ithaca, NY) Service Center

Number of Positions:-1

Location:NYSEG-NY-ITHACA-Service Center


Under directive supervision performs gas field planning work required for the construction, maintenance, retirement, or renewal of gas transmission and distribution systems, regulating and/or measuring stations and general plant; prepares necessary sketches and drawings, estimates and SAP notes.May assist in design of complex regulator stations. Operates surveying and office equipment associated with this work.May perform load and pressure drop studies and assembles data for network analysis.May locate underground facilities using electronic equipment. May act as inspector of contractor work after sufficient training. Investigates customer concerns related to gas service or propertydamage. Has contact for exchange of information with company employees, customers, municipalities, contractors, other utilities, and general public.May obtain work permits and easements.Directs the work of others who may assist.May lay-out electric distribution lines and services, for which qualified.Performs other related or less skilled work.

Experience, Education and Special Information Required:

Must possess a minimum of an AAS degree in Mechanical or Civil Technology or its equivalent as determined by an appropriate test. At the earliest opportunity, should have knowledge of locating instruments, materials, equipment and apparatus as they apply to this type of work; company policies, construction standards, accounting procedures, applicable codes, safety rules, SAP procedures, related computer operations, and a general knowledge of the work of other

departments to permit coordination of effort. Progresses as provided in the memorandum overring Gas Field Planner.


Must be able to meet the General Requirements for all employees as outlined in the Preamble to the Job Specification Manual. Must be neat in work and apply the principles of safety and economy. Must be trustworthy when handling customer or company information or


Must be capable of assuming minor supervisory responsibilities or making constructive recommendations about new procedures or standards.

Must be willing to work extra and/or irregular hours.

Must be able to meet the public in a pleasant, tactful manner.

Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions. This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables

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