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South Jersey Industries Manager Field Operations in United States

Position Summary

A career in Field Operations Leadership will provide the opportunity to lead and manage above ground, distribution, measurement, and pipeline activities in support of the organization’s strategic business operations activities. Roles within Field Operations Leadership are responsible for all fieldwork relating to gas services. This includes, directing, coordinating, implementing, and planning distribution activities relating to the gas service customers (residential and commercial). The team is also responsible for all under-ground pipeline distribution and above-ground maintenance and/or measurement. The team is responsible for managing relationships with multiple municipalities.

Roles and responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:• Managing people and project resources to enable individual development and successful project outcomes• Assigning work and providing guidance to subordinates to achieve goals in accordance with established policies• Providing input into process and policy improvement and administering budgets, timelines and performance requirements• Providing coaching and guidance on job performance and career development to direct reportsThis role will require understanding of how the team relates to other related areas and use that knowledge to improve efficiency and produce high-quality work on problems with cross-functional impact. You will solve moderately complex problems and lead others to solve issues of diverse scope, which require an in-depth understanding of the issue at hand. Additionally, you will use sophisticated analytical thought to exercise judgment and identify innovative solutions.It is expected that your decisions will impact others in the immediate team and influence results.You will manage, perhaps through subordinate supervisors, the coordination of the activities of a section or department with responsibility for results, including costs, methods and staffing.Additionally, the level and nature of interaction of your role includes:• Managing work of and actively directing professional development of direct reports• Appropriately delegating/collaborating cross-functionally on assignments for growth of direct reportsThis is a role that contributes through the direct supervision and/or leadership of others by accomplishing results through those subordinate team members.


• Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 7 years of relevant experience, or;• Master’s degree with 4 years of relevant experience.• In addition, a minimum of 1 year of leadership experience is required.• Equivalent work experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

Explore the Possibilities

If you're looking to make an impact, South Jersey Industries is the perfect place. For interns, college graduates, or experienced professionals, at South Jersey Industries we look for enthusiastic, talented professionals at every level of our enterprise. From call center representatives with excellent people skills to engineers with the vision and expertise to design tomorrow’s energy infrastructure, we know that our people fuel our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for every facet of our business. Explore the possibilities. You'll be sure to find an opportunity that piques your interest.

  • We are committed to developing and implementing innovative projects that increase energy efficiency and save clients money

  • We provide an opportunity to build a successful and rewarding career in a variety of functional business areas

  • We foster individual talents and abilities while promoting the value of teamwork

  • Our culture prepares you for a lifetime of learning and professional development

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries. SJI Utilities, SJI's regulated natural gas utility business, delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to approximately 690,000 South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas customers in New Jersey and Maryland. SJI's non-utility businesses within South Jersey Energy Solutions promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by providing customized wholesale commodity marketing and fuel management services; and developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities. SJI Midstream houses the company's interest in the PennEast Pipeline Project. For more information about SJI and its subsidiaries, click here.