National Grid C18-3313 Design Representative A - Electric (4) in N Syracuse, New York
We are currently seeking Design Representatives - Electric in our Upstate NY facilities. In this position, the successful candidates will, (under direct supervision for a period of twelve months and then under general supervision):
Develop knowledge of, become familiar with, and prepare independently, construction orders related to overhead, underground facilities associated with electric transmission and distribution by applying the prescribed.
Attain Rights of Way (easements) and permits.
Contact customers and/or their agents as required in connection with duties, including the permits.
Contract customers and/or their agents as required in connection with duties, including the calculation and collection of associated charges.
Assist in the development of other Design Representatives as required.
Examples indicative, but not all inclusive, of the type of duties to be performed:
Promote the extension or construction of electric facilities including all necessary negotiations with customers or third parties, location of services, and attainment of right-of-ways;
Advise customers in the proper application of their electric service;
Apply the prescribed Company standards, guides, specifications, systems, practices and procedures in preparing layouts of overhead and underground electric distribution and transmission facilities;
Prepare cost estimates of construction and maintenance projects including necessary sketches;
Make load studies on distribution transformers and investigate circuit overloads and voltage complaints to determine necessary changes in circuits or equipment to restore service to satisfactory level of performance;
Make major decisions in the field;
Bill and collect customer payments for associated construction activities;
Prepare and submit required reports and correspondence;
Utilize the Company information systems to track and update customer service activities;
Determine the most economical method of providing local distribution systems extensions and service facilities for customers.
Excluding the following duties: services requiring 3 phase primary metering, underground networks, large circuit rebuilds, manholes and ducts, lashed cable, 3 phase UCD, large public works (underground and overhead) and relocations, complex DOT jobs and relocations. These duties are exclusive to Design Representative C-Electric job specification.
At least a two (2) year degree in Electrical Technology, Mechanical Technology or GIS from an accredited college or university.
Ability to handle contacts with customers and other departments in connection with job duties.
Satisfactorily pass validated aptitude exam identified by the Company
Ability to follow prescribed standards and procedures.
The employee will progress from the starting level in accordance with the following schedule:
Design Representative-A Electric (Starting Level) : Pay Group 14
After two years the individual willbe promoted to thelevel of Design Representative-B Electric.
Design Representative-B Electric: Pay Group 18
After an additional three years and satisfactory evaluation by management, the individual willbe promoted to thelevel of Design Representative-C Electric.
Design Representative-C Electric: Pay Group 22
Job: *Operations Support
Title: C18-3313 Design Representative A - Electric (4)
Location: NY-N Syracuse
Requisition ID: 20183313