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Southern California Edison Local Planning Senior Specialist - Lancaster in Lancaster, California

Job Description

Join the Clean Energy Revolution

Become a Local Planning Senior Specialist at Southern California Edison (SCE) and build a better tomorrow. In this job, you will support the regulatory requirements of Southern California Edison’s (SCE's) electrical distribution system by developing and designing plans, identifying necessary resources and providing cost estimates and options for the construction of distribution facilities. As a Local Planning Senior Specialist, your work will help power our planet, reduce carbon emissions and create cleaner air for everyone. Are you ready to take on the challenge to help us build the future?

A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine bright!

  • Coordinate activities with other internal personnel and/or organizations to ensure compliance and appropriate follow-through of policies, procedures, rules, rates, and completion dates applicable to his/her assigned projects.

  • Manage work orders through the entire process and taking accountability for customer satisfaction.

  • Maintain a current understanding of industry practices, standards and customer needs.

  • Acquire permits and easements, identifying environmental requirements and coordinating required project components with other departments, customers, governmental bodies, and various external sources.

  • Manage design projects from inception to construction completion.

  • Performing meter spots and related design work.

  • Act as a mentor to Planner and Designer classifications, while providing assistance, guidance and instruction to other team members.

  • Supporting system emergencies as they arise.

Qualifications

The essentials

  • Must possess three or more years of experience working in an electrical utility distribution service planning function.

  • Must possess a valid U.S. driver’s license.

The preferred

  • Demonstrated thorough knowledge of engineering principles, distribution design standards, construction standards, electrical service requirements, and industry practices.

  • Demonstrated experience determining scope of work, method of service, and construction methods for overhead and underground facilities.

  • Demonstrated experience preparing work orders or construction plans on projects.

  • Demonstrated experience in SCE systems such as DM, SAP, AUD, CSS and knowledge of resource books such as DDS, UGS, ESR, Overhead and Underground Construction Manuals. 

  • Demonstrated experience using interpersonal skills to handle customer relations issues in an effective manner, which result in win-win situations.

  • Demonstrated experience managing multiple projects and functioning effectively under tight time constraints, shifting priorities and making critical decisions with minimal supervision.

You should know

  • Visit our Candidate Resource page (https://www.edisoncareers.com/page/show/Candidate-Resources) to get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources, testing information, and hiring process, and more!

  • Position will require up to 30% traveling and being out in the field throughout the SCE service territory.

  • Relocation does not apply to this position.

About Southern California Edison

The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so much bigger. We’re fueling the kind of innovation that’s changing an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you’ll have a chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact in Southern California and around the world.

At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833) 343-0727.

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