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Avangrid Supv Construction & Maintenance in Orange, Connecticut

Supv Construction & Maintenance

Company: THE SOUTHERN CONNECTICUT

Location:

Orange, CT, US

Company Company

About AVANGRID: AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with approximately $40 billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S. states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid Networks and Avangrid Renewables. Avangrid Networks owns eight electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000 people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves. The company supports the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and was named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the third consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. For more information, visit www.avangrid.com (https://www.avangrid.com/wps/portal/avangrid/home)

Purpose

Supervises employees in the construction, operations and maintenance of gas distribution and transmission systems. Oversees, plans, and schedules new construction work, preventive and corrective

maintenance, inspections and training activities. Ensures that construction and maintenance is complete in accordance with construction standards, following approved policies, procedures, safety rules, and budgets. May interact with customers (internal & external) to solve problems/concerns and ensure customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities

Supervises both Company employees and subcontractor crews, in the construction, operation, and maintenance of gas distribution systems.

Plans, schedules and directs new construction work, preventive maintenance work, inspects and performs corrective maintenance on gas facilities and provides safety training to the assigned crews.

Ensures that construction and maintenance is completed in accordance with construction standards, following approved policies, procedures and safety rules.

May interact with customers (internal & external) to solve problems/concerns and ensure customer satisfaction.

Prepares damage reports as-built drawings, leak reports, time sheets, company accident reports and other paperwork necessary to complete jobs and account for work completed.

Provides insight, experience and explores new technologies to improve methods and techniques to achieve improved department efficiency.

Knowledge of underground gas construction, properties of natural gas, bargaining unit labor agreements, gas leak detection methods and procedures, CBYD regulations, State and federal pipeline safety regulations, Hazmat, and OSHA are preferred.

Ability to read construction maps and drawings, mechanical ability, oral and written communication skills, Organization and planning skills are required.

Must have a valid driver's license.

May require various DOT Operator Qualifications.

Must be available for response during after-hours to work storms, emergencies, and critical assignments.

Competencies

  • Be a role model

  • Be agile

  • Collaborate and Share

  • Develop Self & Others

  • Empower to grow

  • Focus to achieve results

  • Technical Skills

Skills and Requirements

Associate's Degree and 3 years of underground Construction and Maintenance experience or a High School diploma and 5 years of Construction & Maintenance experience. Supervisory experience of a union and non-union workforce is preferred.

Strong computer skills and SAP knowledge

Competencies

• Develop Self & Others

• Empower to grow

• Collaborate & Share

• Be a role model

• Focus to achieve results

• Be agile

AVANGRID employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties.

Mobility Information

Please note that any applicant who is not a citizen of the country of the vacancy will be subject to compliance with the applicable immigration requirements to legally work in that country

Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions. This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables

AVANGRID’s employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link (https://www.eeoc.gov/employers/upload/poster_screen_reader_optimized.pdf)

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 203-499-2777 or careers@avangrid.com

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