Southern California Edison Engineering Manager-Transmission Engineering in Pomona, California

Job Description


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About Transmission and Distribution

Southern California Edison’s (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 14 million residents via SCE’s 5 million customer accounts.

Position Overview

The Engineering Manager will provide technical leadership on major transmission projects related but not limited to mitigating and improving of bulk transmission and subtransmission infrastructures. Develop transmission design functional specification, participate in conjunction with cross functional organization RFPs for major licensing projects, manage design, schedule and cost development of overhead lines (66kV through 500kV) ,manage team of engineering to develop and approve of new and modified equipment and hardware for the engineering department, provide upper management with resource planning recommendation and report staff’s performance appraisal. The Manager of Line Rating Remediation team is responsible for managing a group of about 7 electrical engineers. This position will report to the Senior Manager of Transmission Engineering organization.

Responsibilities may include:

  • Creating a clear vision for the Transmission Line Rating Remediation group and operationalize this vision into an actionable roadmap for the group to bring high values to the company.

  • Functioning as a strategic technical leader for T&D Engineering to advise, consult T&D Leadership on major projects t issues, leading highly technical team to solve field issues, presenting to leadership and gaining support.

  • Managing performance, coaching, providing feedback and improvement engineers to become more effective and efficient in delivering solutions and results.

  • Managing workload, resources, constraints, leveraging external consulting resources to optimize output to support T&D capital projects.


Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, or STEM discipline.

  • Five or more years of combined experience performing or supervising function.

  • Five or more years of technical experience in transmission, and/or substation engineering utilizing PLS-CADD, SAG10, AUTO-CADD as designing tool.

Desired Qualifications

  • Master's Degree in Engineering, Science or related technical discipline.

  • Demonstrated ability to interface effectively and collaborate with clients, peers, project personnel, and all levels of management enterprise-wide to develop solutions and ensure stakeholder buy-in.

  • Effectively interface with external engineering consultants and material suppliers.

  • Ability to accurately analyze information, make strategic decisions/recommendations, and guide others’ decision making by identifying the anticipated benefits, consequences, and impacts of alternatives.

  • Takes the initiative and accountability for the accuracy of information and for achieving results.

  • Drives strategic standards development that will form the basis for new equipment and materials.

  • Experience managing, coaching, and developing direct supervisory staff and their subordinates.

  • Integrates work across relevant areas, develop the business and services to enhance customer satisfaction and productivity, manage risks and safety appropriately, develop and execute business plans, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers.

  • Effective resource and project planning, decision making, results delivery, team building, and the ability to stay current with relevant technology and innovation


  • Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship.

  • Position will require around 20% traveling and being out in the field throughout the SCE service territory.

Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of nearly 14 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years.

SCE is 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.