National Grid Lead Engineer Supervisor Corrosion - NE in Lowell, Massachusetts

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Purpose:

To make sure National Grid's State and Federal mandated corrosion control programs are completed within regulated timeframes and budget. Promote and follow testing and safety procedures set forth by National Grid and the Federal Government.

Job Dimensions;

  • Supervise and direct the actions of all Lowell corrosion Field Testers including a supplemental contracted workforce.

  • Maintain safety as highest priority by promoting our safety goals and procedures, which includes regular safety and observation audits completed in the field.

  • Understand and promote cost savings measures to ensure cost center stays within specified budget.

  • Be proficient and teach direct reports and others on new corrosion electronic database system (Pipeline Compliance System) as well as other National Grid software systems such as Gas GIS, Fortis, CIS. Typical windows knowledge needed for software such as Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.

Main Interfaces;

  • This position will require daily contact with all direct reports.

  • Email and other communication for upper level management will be needed on a regular basis.

Key Tasks;

  • Maintain daily operations of Corrosion Field Testers and Contractors.

  • Make sure all corrosion mandates are completed on time (includes regular interval testing and problem correction (Corrosion Work Requests) through the use of electronic Pipeline Compliance System.

  • Teach corrosion control testing procedures to all Testers.

  • Maintain safety programs and regularly observe safe work practices by conducting regular field audits.

  • Responsible for monitoring and providing testing for DOT required Pipeline Operator Qualification’s program.

  • Maintain constant watch on the cost of operations and promote more efficient ways of doing business.

  • Customer contact for entry into customer premises.

Qualifications**

  • BS degree in engineering

  • Valid driver’s license with acceptable driving record

  • Knowledge of Federal DOT and National Grid corrosion control testing procedures, as well as demonstrated proficiency with National Grid computer systems.

This position is one of National Grid’s career path roles which provide for promotional opportunities within and across salary bands as you develop and evolve in the position by gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills.

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Job: *Gas Systems Eng

Organization: *Gas Systems

Title: Lead Engineer Supervisor Corrosion - NE

Location: MA-Lowell

Requisition ID: 20172982