Southern California Edison Manager-Project/Product 1 in Chino, California

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Southern California Edison is one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric utilities. We are an industry leader that is designing new and innovative ways to meet our customer’s needs. We are looking for highly motivated individuals who enjoy the challenge of working on key industry changing projects. We need your good ideas and your contributions to remain a leader in this industry.

Position Overview

This position will be in the Transimission and Distribution Training department of the Transmission and Distribution (T&D) Organizational Unit.

  • Lead assigned equipment based projects in the analysis, design, development, implementation and evaluation of new equipment, new designs, equipment modifications, selected legacy equipment that have been installed and/or introduced into Substation, systems with or without adequate standards, instructions, or training for ensuring safe and reliable installation, operation and maintenance of equipment.

  • Identify employee learning and development needs and requirements for projects such as knowledge transfer strategies and business models and on a project by project basis developing strategies and providing consultation in conjunction with the client

  • Participate in the standard review process as a Training project lead

  • Manage and resolve of complex issues related to projects management of training development projects (new equipment requires engagement with numerous SMEs and stakeholders and a need to identify new equipment interface protocols)

  • Ensuring project training deliverables (including Capital, and O&M projects) are in line with safety and operational goals, policies, processes, and procedures

  • Working cross functionally with groups to provide project management, direction, leadership, consultation, and collaboration to set and drive project deliverable and minimize scope, schedules and budget risks:

  • Engineering Standards, Advanced Technology and Safety (T&D, Corporate, and T&D Safety Teams) & Construction Methods

  • Other T&D Training Program Mangers/TRSs/Supervisors/Peers

  • Internal subject matter experts, operational groups, cross functional teams and individuals

  • Consultants, vendors, and resources

  • Maintain a safety conscious work environment by following Edison safety protocols and safe work practices and perform other responsibilities/duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualification:

  • Two or more years’ of experience with project management.

  • Two or more years’ of experience in designing and developing technical and nontechnical training courses.

Desired Qualification:

  • Bachelor Degree in Business, Engineering, or a Technical Discipline or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience.

  • Demonstrated knowledge in the various designs, construction and work methods of Substation equipment (i.e., transformers, relays, and circuit breakers).

  • Possesses experience in the research of data requirements and preparation of specialized training modules on new technology and equipment.

  • Demonstrated ability to work in cross-functional development teams to address issues and solve problems.

  • Demonstrated experience consulting with clients to design training programs by identifying knowledge/skill gaps, developing curriculum, and managing deployment activities.

  • Facilitated course creation through the direct coordination and direction of instructional design vendors.

  • Has prepared and presented graphic presentations to all levels of employees and management.

  • Knowledge of the ADDIE model.

  • Must have strong oral and written communication skills, and be customer focused to understand and appropriately respond to clients’ business needs.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with PC applications, including Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint.

  • Demonstrated ability to follow Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.

  • Must demonstrate strong ethics, influence and negotiation, leadership, interpersonal skills, communication, and the ability to effectively manage stress and engage in continuous learning.

Preferences:

  • Project Management Certification

Comments

  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

Closing

Southern California Edison is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation

If you require special assistance or accommodation while seeking employment with Southern California Edison, please call Human Resources at (800) 500-4723, and choose option 3 for the Employee Information Center. Representatives are available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Pacific time, except Wednesdays when the center closes at 2:30 p.m., and holidays, or (800) 352-8580 (Telecommunications device for the hearing impaired - TTY) .

Title: Manager-Project/Product 1

Location: US-CA-Chino

Requisition ID: 71017803