South Jersey Industries Director, Utility Shared Services in United States

Reports To: SVP & President, South Jersey Gas

Supervises: Standards and Compliance, GIS, Training, Records

Moving to Atlantic City Late 2018

Basic Function: Leads shared services organization for multiple utilities under the SJI umbrella for Standards and Compliance, Geographic Information System (GIS), and Records. Leads centralized strategy and efforts for company utility Standards and Compliance. Leads strategy for SJI utility companies’ Geographic Information System (GIS) and Records. Provide strategic oversight and leadership for the development of SJI utility companies’ technical training systems and programs, including Operator Qualification & Safety training.


  • A minimum of eight to ten years of supervisory experience; engineering experience is preferred.

  • Expertise in, or prior strategic oversight of Standards and Compliance, Engineering Records Management, GIS, and Technical Training.


  • Bachelor of Science degree in GIS, Computer Science, Engineering or a related field preferred. Significant work experience can be substituted for a BS degree.


  • Knowledge of PC-based applications, e.g. Excel, Microsoft Office Suite, etc., is required.

  • Good communication and people skills are required.

Other Skills and Requirements:

  • Ability to manage multiple functions and effectively manage teams that reside in various locations.

Essential Functions:

  • Provides strategic oversight for all engineering and construction related records.

  • Leads the development of performance metrics to ensure the accuracy and timeliness of GIS data.

  • Ensures reporting capability of geospatial data and maps, and ensures the integrity of databases.

  • Maintains knowledge and ensures compliance with Federal and State Codes as well as industry Standards and best practices as related to Standards and Compliance, records management, materials tracking & traceability, training and competency certification.

  • Oversees review and retention of records of engineering and construction projects, specifically to satisfy all regulatory requirements.

  • Ensures Operating Divisions meet regulatory requirements by records management standards and methodology.

  • Ensures oversight of technical and safety training for all SJI company utilities, including ensuring all training is compliant with industry, state and federal laws, regulations and standards.

  • Ensures oversight of compliance operating and maintenance, construction procedures establishment and any updates, and monitor reregulation changes and ensure full compliance, including QA/QC of records and GIS application.

  • Maintains involvement with industry association activities such as AGA, LDC, and NGA. Perform duties inherent in all supervisory, professional and administrative positions.

  • Consistent with all positions in this classification, additional projects, tasks and/or duties beyond what is outlined here may be assigned as required

Explore the Possibilities

If you're looking to make an impact, South Jersey Industries is the perfect place. For interns, college graduates, or experienced professionals, at South Jersey Industries we look for enthusiastic, talented professionals at every level of our enterprise. From call center representatives with excellent people skills to engineers with the vision and expertise to design tomorrow’s energy infrastructure, we know that our people fuel our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for every facet of our business. Explore the possibilities. You'll be sure to find an opportunity that piques your interest.

  • We are committed to developing and implementing innovative projects that increase energy efficiency and save clients money

  • We provide an opportunity to build a successful and rewarding career in a variety of functional business areas

  • We foster individual talents and abilities while promoting the value of teamwork

  • Our culture prepares you for a lifetime of learning and professional development

Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

South Jersey Industries (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, operates its business through two primary subsidiaries. South Jersey Gas, one of the nation's fastest growing natural gas utilities, delivers clean, efficient natural gas and promotes energy efficiency to over 365,000 customers in southern New Jersey. SJI's non-regulated businesses, under South Jersey Energy Solutions, promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities ' including Combined Heat and Power, Solar, and District Heating and Cooling projects; acquiring and marketing natural gas and electricity for retail customers; providing wholesale commodity marketing and risk management services; and offering HVAC and other energy-efficiency related services. For more information about SJI and its subsidiaries, click here.