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Southern California Edison Vegetation Management Scheduling Advisor in Pomona, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become a Vegetation Management (V&M) Scheduling Advisor , at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. This position resides in SCE’s Vegetation Management Resource Planning & Performance Management (RPPM) Department within the Transmission and Distribution (T&D) organization. In this role, you will be responsible for managing and overseeing the ongoing VM work scheduling process for nearly 1 million trees across SCE service territory. Additionally, this position will support other RPPM/VM initiatives to help improve and promote organizational performance and provide consultation to all levels of management. This position may also support other VM wide initiatives.

As a Scheduling Advisor , 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!

  • Manage and implement the scheduling work process and methodology across all VM programs and zones.

  • Manage, track, adjust scheduling of work and resource dispatching for all resource types (Pre-Inspector, trim, removal, notification consultants).

  • Communicate effectively to contractors and Senior Specialists to track and monitor productivity and remove impediments.

  • Identify gaps between master schedule forecasts and actual program progress and ensure program stays on track to meet annual goals.

  • Work with key partners including VM leadership to ensure schedules are on track, avoid non-compliance issues, and ensure smooth coordination of prerequisite tasks such as acquiring property owner permission, environmental surveys, and road clearing permits with applicable internal/external entities, and adjust as needed based on priorities

  • Drive plans and schedules to ensure goals are achieved including report out to leadership of progress.

  • Ability to work in a highly fast paced work environment.


The Essentials

  • Seven or more years of experience with business operations, including resource requirements and business processes.

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills and experience working with large amounts of data.

The Preferred

  • Bachelor’s Degree

  • One or more years’ experience working with vegetation contractors.

  • Experience with systems and applications such as Collector, Survey 123, Fulcrum, ArcGIS systems, Salesforce, and/or Power BI.

  • Experience with providing schedules to contractors and operations personnel to adhere to compliance and regulatory requirements.

  • Experience developing and implementing short and long-term initiatives, plans, and strategies to optimize program performance.

  • Strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills to build consensus with internal and external partners to develop and maintain relationships.

You should know

  • Visit our Candidate Resource ( page to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, and hiring process, and more!

  • 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 the Edison Individual Contributor Workstyles (#8203) test. Candidates who have previously passed these assessment(s), in some cases, may not need to retest again for this position.

  • This position has been identified as a NERC/CIP impacted position - Prior to being hired, the successful candidate must pass a Personnel Risk Assessment (PRA) or Background Investigation. Once hired, the candidate must complete specified training prior to gaining un-escorted access to assigned work location and performing necessary job duties.

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. #LI-LH1