Iberdrola USA AGILE Talent Program - Substation Projects (RG&E 60905) Rochester, NY in USA – 1300 Scottsville Road, New York


Reports To: Manager, Substation Projects

Cross-Company Responsibility: Yes

Business and Department

RGE-NY-Scottsville Road Rochester,NY


AVANGRID, an innovative and growing energy company, needs a creative and ambitious recent college graduate to join our Substation and Transmission Line Projects team. You will take part in a development program to learn our business inside and out. If you are looking to broaden your skill sets and build a satisfying career, apply today. For more information on our company, visit www.avangrid.com.

As part of the program, you will support the full life-cycle of projects within the Substation and Transmission Line team from initiation and planning through execution and closing. You will work with a mix of stakeholders across AVANGRID, in multiple locations with different levels of knowledge and requirements. The ideal candidate is results-oriented, competitive, energetic and enjoys taking on new challenges.

Here’s what you’ll do:

  • Participate in a dynamic professional development program with tailored challenges and projects.

  • Develop business cases into detailed planning and budgets for projects. Support the launch and execution of projects, monitor progress against plans, and provide updates to senior management.

  • Coordinate with cross-functional teams (including customers, suppliers, and developers) to deliver solutions and initiatives.

  • Provide linkage to senior managers for decision making outside of day-to-day program / project team activities.

  • Create a comprehensive personal development plan to develop competencies critical to your and our success.

At AVANGRID, we want to grow with you. Here’s what you’ll get:

  • A chance to gain perspective and experience like never before.

  • Opportunities to network and build lasting relationships with great colleagues from across the globe.

  • A global perspective, as part of global energy leader Iberdrola Group, with opportunities to work in other parts of

the world.

  • A focus on innovation and technology.

  • A commitment to the environment and providing clean, renewable energy.


What you need:

Skills & Abilities:

  • Leadership capabilities demonstrated through projects, internships, volunteer and/or work experiences.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal relationship skills.

  • Project management and organizational skills.

  • Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Project tools.

  • Creative problem solving, with proven strength in analysis and critical thinking.

  • Adaptability to change and mobility.

  • Strong technical abilities and ability to learn quickly.

  • Ability and desire to work in a team environment.

  • Creative and innovative thinking.

  • Ability to deliver results.

  • The confidence to challenge and question where appropriate.

Education & Experience Required:

  • Completed Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering or similar field of study; GPA≥ 3.0; Masters/MBA degree preferred.

  • Less than 5 years of professional experience related to field through internships or other opportunities or leadership and/or volunteer experience.

If requested, must be geographically mobile.

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard torace, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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 877-387-9061 or careers@avangrid.com

Company: AVANGRID / Rochester Gas & Electric

Department: Projects

Job Title: AGILE Talent Program – Substation Projects

Location: USA – 1300 Scottsville Road, Rochester NY

REFERENCE: 5092584801

Publication date: 07.05.2018