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Avangrid Supervisor - Meter Services in Vestal, New York

Supervisor - Meter Services

Company: NY STATE ELECTRIC & GAS C

Location:

Vestal, NY, US Brewster, NY, US Liberty, NY, US Plattsburgh, NY, US Oneonta, NY, US Auburn, NY, US Ithaca, NY, US Clifton Park, NY, US

Company

Company

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.

Responsibilities

  • Plans, schedules, directs, and appraises work of direct reports and/or contingent workers. Leads the activities of a team of customer service representatives and meter services.

  • Supervises employees performing field meter service work and/or meter testing; hires new employees.

  • Responsible for administering meter testing programs and the installation of complex metering configurations including bi-directional and substation inter-connect metering.

  • Ensures compliance with applicable rules, regulations, policies and guidelines.

  • Maintains electric and/or gas services and equipment inventory.

  • Researches and resolves customer issues.

  • Manages department budget.

  • Participates in safety programs and responsible for results while ensuring the safety of all employees, the general public, contractors and Company facilities.

  • Assist with restoration efforts during storm and other emergencies.

Skills and Requirements

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree with a minimum of 2 years relevant experience or

  • Associate’s Degree with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience or

  • High School/GED with the completion of the relevant progression program and 10 years relevant experience. (Significant demonstrated experience may be substituted for educational requirements)

  • Prior supervisory experience

  • Good interpersonal skills

    Preferred:

  • Degree in Electrical and/or Mechanical Technology

  • Experience with metering and devices

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office applications

  • Knowledge of NEC, NESC, NYISO Operational Procedures and NYPSC Regulations

  • Knowledge working in a union environment

Competencies

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Be a role model

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Be agile

  • Technical Skills

    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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