Southern California Edison Streetlight Construction Material Coordinator 2 in Santa Ana, California

Job Description


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About T&D:

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:

This position acts as a key resource for conducting pre and post construction activities such as, structure and foundation inspections, connected load analysis, conductor/wire calculations, and measurements.

The duration of the proposed LED Conversion Program is expected to take 7 to 10 years to complete the retrofit of Edison’s current inventory of over 600,000 LS-1 Street and Area lights. This position will be utilized an inventory and mapping resource for addressing various asset discrepancies and corrections. This is a new project in that the group of will include persons from SPM, Supply Chain, Field Accounting, Contract Administration, BCD, LPA, Permits, etc.

Typical Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and execute all field related activities. Examples include: convert clean-up, lamp size validations, material type (i.e. HPSV, LED) discrepancies and other projects.

  • Coordinating with Field Accounting Organization (FAO), Design Organization, Supply Chain, DPMO Project Managers, external vendors for the ordering, delivery and staging of all material related to the Capital projects - Steel Pole Replacement Program, LED Proactive Replacement Program, AB719 Tariff Option and Local Government Streetlight Sales Acquisition across the entire service territory.

  • Validate field data with GIS, SAP and FIM to determine found and/or missing assets before project hand-offs, Project Analysts, Streetlight Bookkeeping Specialists and others.

  • Performs inspection activities, streetlight conductor load calculations and other conversion project activities.

  • Acts as a resource for the Steel Pole Replacement Program, field data integrity and billing/mapping issues.

  • Address customer concerns in a timely manner.

  • Follow up with Project Managers and other Lead Personnel to accurately identify and notify the proper departments that will address and/or handle the concern.

  • Performs field validations of the inventory of streetlight assets,providing detailed analysis to streetlight analysts for determination of tariff type, and for correction of asset inventory.

  • Performs wire measurements for use in the generation of capital replacement work orders.

  • Advises analysts, bookkeepers, and project managers on streetlight asset and construction methods issues.


Minimum qualifications

  • 3 years of experience in the area of distribution field construction and/or planning.

  • Must have a valid Driver’s license.

Desired qualifications

  • Experience with pole types and verifying Streetlight Maps

  • Basic knowledge of safe work practices, basic electrical theory, construction/maintenance standards (i.e., GO95 and GO128), methods, techniques, tools, and equipment as they relate to the electric distribution system.

  • Experience verifying Facilities Inventory Maps (FIM) supporting field process.

  • Experience verifying field conditions for inventory or map discrepancies.

  • Experience running reports and tracking information in databases and spreadsheets.

  • Experience using Microsoft Word, Excel, Access, Design Manager (DM), and circuit mapping.

  • Demonstrated ability to follow Edison safety protocols and safe work practices.

  • Must demonstrate the ability to integrate work across relevant areas, manage risks appropriately, manage information, and provide exceptional service to internal and external customers.

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

  • Must demonstrate strong ethics, leadership, interpersonal skills, communication, and the ability to effectively manage stress and engage in continuous learning


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

  • This position requires travel throughout Edison’s 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.