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Southern California Edison Local Planning Specialist - Ontario in Ontario, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become a Planning Specialist at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job, you will support the regulatory requirements of SCE’s electrical distribution system by developing and designing plans, identifying necessary resources and providing cost estimates and options for the construction of distribution facilities. As a Planning Specialist, your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

  • Coordinate activities with other internal personnel and/or organizations to ensure compliance and appropriate follow-through of policies, procedures, rules, rates, and completion dates applicable to his/her assigned projects.

  • Manage work orders through the entire process and taking accountability for customer satisfaction

  • Maintain a current understanding of industry practices, standards and customer needs.

  • Acquire permits and easements, identifying environmental requirements and coordinating required project components with other departments, customers, governmental bodies, and various external sources.

  • Perform meter spots and related design work.

Qualifications

The essentials

  • Must be a successful graduate from Service Planner Development Program (SPDP) OR possesses one or more years of experience in Electrical Utility Distribution Design, Transmission Design, Distribution Line construction, or Electrical Engineering discipline.

  • Must possess a valid U.S. driver’s license

The preferred

  • Demonstrated experience developing and designing electrical distribution plans, identifying necessary resources and providing cost estimates.

  • Demonstrated experience managing work orders/projects and maintaining a current understanding of industry practices, and standards.

  • Demonstrated experience working with computer aided design software (i.e. Auto CAD)

  • Demonstrated ability to gather and analyze information, and make sound decisions independently and in consideration of applicable policies and procedures.

  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.

  • Able to drive, traverse on uneven surfaces, occasionally lift up to 40 lbs, sit/stand for extended periods of time, work in various weather conditions, and possibly be in remote regions (coast, desert, and mountain) for extended periods of time.

You should know

  • Visit our Candidate Resource page at https://www.edisoncareers.com/page/show/Candidate-Resources to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, and hiring process, and more!

  • Position will require up to 30% traveling and being out in the field throughout the SCE service territory.

  • Relocation may apply to this position.

  • This position requires testing and applicants who are identified to continue through the selection process will be invited to test via email. We invite you to visit our Candidate Resource page for further information and to access information guides. For information guides, please reference test(s) (Test #5107 and #8203). Candidates who have previously passed these assessment(s), in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.

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