Supervisor - Construction & Maintenance at Avangrid in Spencerport, New York

Posted in Other 24 days ago.

Job Description:


Supervises employees in the construction, operation and maintenance of the electric distribution and transmission systems. Oversees,plans and schedules new construction work, preventive and corrective
maintenance, inspections and training activities. Ensures that construction and maintenance are completed in accordance with construction standards, following approved policies, procedures, safety
rules and budgets. May interact with customers (internal & external) to solve problems/concerns and ensure customer satisfaction.

Plans and oversees electric line work and line employees. Supervises to ensure safe and efficient operation of the daily field activities of both Company and various contractor
construction crews. May resolve customer issues when needed. May provide assistance to Technical Services on new construction and rebuilding
existing plants. Works closely with the PSC and local government agencies. (50%,P)
Schedules the work of line crews in coordination with Workforce Management and Resource Planning. Assess the scope of projects and assigns the appropriate crew and skills balance. Arranges for any special equipment and insures that all material needs are met.
(20%,P) Administers damage claims and billing, time sheets, store orders, job kitting, work order balancing, material review,compliance with safety rules and regulations, standards of excellence
and/or service guarantees. (10%, P) Oversees construction office and support budget management. May coordinate department activities with local and state highway
departmental officials. (10%, S Supervises emergency restoration. (5%, S) Coordinates safety training, documentation, inspections, and accident investigations. May be responsible for labor relations
contract administration and communications. May conduct employee evaluations for annual performance appraisal process. (5%, S)

Skills and Requirements

Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 4 years relevant experience . Associates Degree with a minimum of 7 years relevant
experience or High School Diploma/GED required with 10 years relevant .experience and the completion of the relevant progression program.
• Knowledge of line work and construction.Knowledge of electric theory, switching,tagging, labor agreement, and the safety manual.
• Knowledge of industry codes including NEC, NESC, Hazmat, andOSHA.
• Valid Driver's License.
• May require various DOT Operator Qualifications.
• Results and customer service oriented. • Good verbal and written communications skills.• Slf-directed work skills with emphasis on multitasking.
• Computer skills applicable to MS Word, MS Excel, SAP, MS Outlook.Demonstrated supervisory skills.Strong interpersonal skills.
• Must be available for response to after hours to work storms,emergencies, and critical assignments.

# L1-MM1

  • Develop Self & Others
  • Empower to grow
  • Collaborate and Share
  • Be a role model
  • Focus to achieve results
  • Be agile

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.

AVANGRID's employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 203-499-2777 or

Nearest Major Market: Rochester
Job Segment: Transmission Line Supervisor, Energy