Duquesne Light Company Supvisor Field Operations in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Overal purpose: Provides all scheduling and supervises the work of Troubleshooters, Traveling Operators, Senior Operators and regulation technicians. Job Responsibilities: Prepares, coordinates and arranges outage requests on the transmission, sub-transmission and distribution systems, when It Is necessary to remove equipment from service for repairs, replacement, switching, etc. Instructs and trains troubleshooters and other field personnel on switching and operating procedures. Provide field supervision for troubleshooters and other field personnel during scheduled and emergency switching as required. In storm and emergencies, assists in the coordination of service restoration work. Education/Experience Required: High School graduate or GED with ten (10) or more years experience In T&D, or Substations construction and operations. Working knowledge of National Code, OSHA regulations and National Electric Safety Code. Working knowledge of Company Bargaining Agreement. Valid driver s license. Education Preferred: Skills: Ability to supervise others. Full working knowledge of transmission, sub-transmission and distribution systems (Including all substation equipment). Ability to work extended hours. Physical Requirements: Position exposed to weather including extreme heat and cold, rain, snow; climbs ladders, walk right-of-ways and driving extended per jobs of time during service restoration. Supervisory: Typically the front line supervisor to union staff or support track staff. May manage a small group both staff and professional employees in a narrow focus area typically no more than 4 direct reports and typically used as first entry into leadership for employees without prior leadership experience. Duquesne Light Company is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all people in all aspects of the employment relationship, without discrimination because of race, age, sex, color, religion, national origin, disability or status as a Vietnam era or special disabled veteran or any other unlawful basis, as defined by applicable law, and fostering a workplace free of unlawful discrimination and retaliation. This policy affects decisions including, but not limited to, hiring, compensation, benefits, terms and conditions of employment, opportunities for promotion, transfer, layoffs, return from a layoff, training and development, and other privileges of employment. An integral part of Duquesne Light's commitment is to comply with all applicable federal, state and local laws concerning equal employment and affirmative action. Employer's Job# 7581 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.