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Operations Manager - GIS at We Energies

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Type: Full Time
Location: Green Bay, Wisconsin

Job Description:


We Energies, a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group is seeking an Operations Manager - GIS in our Milwaukee or Green Bay location.

The Operations Manager is responsible for providing strategic direction for GIS within Gas Distribution Asset Management (GDAM) and coordinating with Electric Distribution Asset Management (EDAM) GIS. This person will take on responsibility for alignment of GIS systems and ownership of gas asset management systems.

Implement and manage safety, productivity and customer satisfaction initiatives within the area.
Provide training, coaching, and mentoring to workforce.
Develop and implement innovative process improvements to reduce costs and improve efficiency.
Ensure effective management of contractors.
Provide support to engineering and construction to achieve departmental and area goals for on-time service installations, reliability and budgets.
Monitor and manage key business metrics and cost controls to achieve goals.
Monitor, manage and control operational budgets to meet budgetary goals of Customer Services and Operations (CSO).
Develop and implement staffing plans.

The successful candidate must have a proven track record in effectively managing GIS related work, asset management systems, and managing customer requests associated with GIS and asset management systems. The candidate must be able to lead a diverse team, effectively deal with union leadership, develop partnerships throughout CSO, drive for continuous process improvement, and anticipate and resolve problems before they escalate. Candidates must be able to think strategically, conceptually, analytically and creatively and must possess highly developed interpersonal skills.

Minimum Qualifications:
A Bachelor s degree in a relevant discipline is desired. In lieu of a degree, a minimum of five years of electric/gas distribution construction and maintenance experience in a leadership role is required.
Minimum of five years of supervisory experience and knowledge of field operations are required.

Preferred Qualifications:
Preference will be given to those with GISP credentials and/or previous experience managing a GIS system.
Interested candidates must apply online no later than the Removal Date.
We reserve the right to modify the application deadline or discontinue accepting applications for any position if deemed necessary.

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