NiSource Supervising Engineer Radio in Plymouth, Indiana
Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
Assigns and coordinates Radio system personnel job assignments involving all capital construction and maintenance projects.
Visits project sites, holds field meetings with appropriate parties to facilitate understanding of project scope and timelines required to insure a timely completion.
Inspects work and checks progress of Radio system personnel and documents details for performance evaluations.
Ensures Radio system personnel are maintaining uniform and safe testing practices.
Instruct Radio system personnel on rules and procedures that will insure safe working conditions.
Assigns Radio system personnel to investigate and radio system problems.
Investigates and evaluates system interruptions for proper radio system operation.
Provides input and assists with strategic planning to ensure radio communication capacity meets current and future communication requirements.
Determines modifications necessary to reduce maintenance problems and improve communication system reliability.
Works closely with the electric and gas dispatching personnel to insure that all essential radio systems are functioning properly.
Provide technical assistance and engineering services to various departments within the company.
Coordinate communication maintenance program activities and maintains all associated databases.
Inventories, budgets, and orders the instruments and tools required by the Radio system personnel.
Prepare capital budget items for the radio system improvements to insure continued network system reliability.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities: Required for Selection:
Knowledge of Radio systems and their communication environment
Ability to read and interpret radio schematic and wiring diagrams, operate electrical test and measurement equipment and accurately interpret results.
Communication and motivational skills necessary to lead technical personnel.
Knowledge of general and engineering PC applications.
Preferred for Selection:
Fundamental knowledge of supervisory principles for coaching/mentoring personnel.
Ability to train and develop personnel.
Ability to interact with customers and explain technical issues.
Education/Work Experience: Preferred for Selection:
Prior supervisory experience.
Experience gained as a Level 3 - Communication Control Engineer.
Advanced degree or professional engineer certification.
Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others perspectives/convictions, engaging others opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.
NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities.
For immediate consideration, please apply on-line at careers.nisource.com on or before August 2nd!
Job Family: Engineering