Entergy Mgr, Trans Project Development in New Orleans, Louisiana

Date: Apr 16, 2018

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Company: Entergy

About Entergy

Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including nearly 9,000 megawatts of nuclear power.

Entergy delivers electricity to 2.9 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of approximately $11 billion and more than 13,000 employees.

Learn more about our Corporate, Utility, Nuclear, Power Generation, Gas & Transmission businesses here: http://www.entergynewsroom.com/about-us/ .

Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans

Job Function :Other

FLSA Status :Professional

Relocation Option: Approved in accordance with the Entergy guidelines

Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU

Number of Openings :1.00

Req ID: 78964

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JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE:

Manage the development of requirements for transmission, generation, and end-use customers to interconnect with the transmission systems of the Entergy Operating Companies or enhanced reliability needs of existing customers including the development of estimates of new facilities which may be required. The requirements shall be developed in accordance with the MISO Tariff, NERC reliability standards, SERC standards, and the Entergy Operating Companies' associated planning criteria and business practices.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide leadership, direction and technical guidance to engineering and technical staff engaged in engineering analyses required to develop requirements for transmission, generation, and end-use customers to interconnect to the transmission systems of the Entergy Operating Companies.

  • Manage work processes, schedules, and resources to meet objectives. Ensure processes, criteria, guidelines, and related documents conform to industry standards, regulations and applicable tariffs.

  • Support the Operating Companies' in economic development activities including participation as necessary in MISO's Out of Cycle process.

  • Manage requests by governmental agencies and other parties to relocate existing transmission facilities owned by the Entergy Operating Companies. Manage requests by third parties to jointly use transmission facilities owned by the Entergy Operating Companies.

  • Provide testimony and related support in regulatory proceedings on matters related to transmission planning.

  • Provide technical support to various workgroups including Operations, Economic Development, Distribution Planning, System Planning Organization, Regulatory Support, Jurisdictional organizations, etc.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

Minimum education required of the position

Bachelor's Degree in electrical engineering. Master's in Engineering or MBA preferred.

Minimum experience required of the position

10+ years

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

None

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

None

WORKING CONDITIONS:

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

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EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf.

Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Pre-employment Testing: One way that Entergy has found to identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs is through pre-employment testing. If this position does require an EEI test, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting. If you are invited to a test session, we strongly recommend you review and complete the practice test as well as review the testing brochure for your respective test. The test brochure will give you critical information on the test such as time allocated and number of questions. Also, keep in mind that the actual test is timed; you should practice timing yourself while doing the practice tests. The practice test information and test brochures can be located by going to the EEI website, http://www.eei.org/practicetests , Logon ID: entergy, password: practice test (2 words).

In addition to EEI testing there is also Fit-for-Duty testing which will identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs. If this position does require Fit-for-Duty testing, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting.

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