Iberdrola USA Director - Projects (ASC 62074) CT, ME, NY USA in United States


Business and Department



JOB SUMMARY: Scope of Work - Main duties, settings, geography, reporting relationships, other relationships:

Responsible for the delivery of the Substation Electric Capital Projects, including project unit management, planning and control, and coordination of activities with Process and Technology, System Planning, Real Estate and other internal and external stakeholders do deliver the Substations Projects portfolio in accordance with the AVANGRID Networks investment plan.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):

  • Manage multi -year substation electric capital projects investment portfolio in order to meet capital budget, reliability and customer requirements.

  • Manage overall functions within the group and aligning activities of other departments associated with capital projects

  • Oversee the preparation and ensure delivery of projects in accordance with multi –year project budgets and the tracking, cost control, and reporting of actual Capex and O&M; expenditures.

  • Responsible for employee goals and objectives ensuring alignment with department and corporate goals.

  • Managing the Substations Projects safety, compliance, environmental and/or regulatory requirements working with Projects Technical Services department.

  • Represents the company on various teams or committees regarding state, regional or national issues. Acts as liaison for the Company with customers and with state and municipal agencies to coordinate efforts.

  • Proactive management of portfolio to minimize non conformities to project scopes, schedule and estimates. Works with Projects area to improve overall performance of the Project Units including performing portfolio level risk analysis, and corrective action.



Education & Experience Required:

  • Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 10 years relevant experience preferred. Master’s Degree Preferred.

  • Thorough knowledge of company, federal and state policies and procedures

  • Prior supervisory/management experience

  • Familiarity with budget preparation

  • Knowledge of system design, construction and maintenance practices, project management practices


  • PE license desirable


  • Able to solve complex problems

  • Project management skills

  • Mentoring ability

  • Risk management

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Fluent in English

Director Competency Requirements: It is preferred that for this role, the candidate fulfills the global competency requirements below.

Build a Global Community

  • Promotes working relationships across team and geographical boundaries, building synergies, efficiencies and shared learning.

Drive Excellence

  • Drives stretching divisional, functional and technical performance and delivers outstanding results aligned to the organization’s purpose.

Show Passion for the Future

  • Contributes to the purpose, vision and values at divisional level and interprets them in order to drive change at the divisional / functional level.

Grow our Talent

  • Grows, develops and promotes talent across divisional and geographical boundaries.

Think Commercially

  • Drives operational decision making and innovation that encourages balanced risk taking and careful judgment.

Show Technical Competence

  • Being perceived as a leading professional in their activity area strengthening and developing knowledge within the organization in their area of responsibility.

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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Company: ASC

Department: Projects

Job Title: Director , Projects

Location: CT, ME, NY

Cross Company Responsibility: Yes

REFERENCE: 5094364203

Publication date: 30.05.2018