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Evergy, Inc. Supv Substation Const and Mtce in Warrensburg, Missouri


JOB TITLE: Supv Substation Construction and Maintenance


DEPARTMENT: Substation and Relay C&M – Warrensburg Service Center

LOCATION: Warrensburg, MO

PAY RANGE: $94,000 - $125,300 (Min-Mid)

Scheduled Work Hours: Monday - Friday, 7:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. (Additional hours as required)

Summary of Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

Duties include supervising a team of skilled substation mechanical personnel to construct and maintain, troubleshoot, and repair all types of medium and high voltage substation equipment and apparatus. This includes substation trouble response, routine maintenance, routine inspection, equipment repair or replacement, construction and system support primarily in Northeast Kansas Transmission, Distribution and Generation substations. Person will be responsible for covering other supervisor vacations and absences. Person will be expected to become familiar with personnel, systems, and operations of the Northeast and Southeast Kansas Regions.

  • Sets the standard for safety, quality and productivity through clear and frequent communications with the Substation C&M staff.

  • Fully supports and actively participates in efforts to improve system reliability, including RCM studies, predictive maintenance, root cause analysis, planning & scheduling & execution, and setting high expectations for precision maintenance.

  • Works with Planning & Scheduling to develop and manage a weekly schedule that supports the operational needs of the regional operations and makes daily work assignments.

  • Ensures work documentation is accurate, complete, and entered into the CMMS.

  • Serve as a technical point of contact for coordinating work and response for major industrial customers within coverage area.


Education and Experience Requirements:

A high school diploma and four years of substation maintenance or related experience is required. Related experience includes knowledge of power systems and all types of substation and electrical equipment and apparatus. In addition, the preferred candidate will have previous supervisory experience, field leadership experience, or a Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering with proven leadership skills.

Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Required:

Must have a well-rounded knowledge in the theory of and experience with the operation of electrical, mechanical, hydraulic, and pneumatic types of equipment. Must be able to make sound, clear, time sensitive decisions including recognition of flawed information as it is received. Must have good written and verbal communication skills, be a team player and be able to work effectively with all levels of employees and customers. Must be a self-starter with excellent multi-tasking skills. Must be able to recognize accurate vs. flawed information, and must be able to shift priorities to meet operations and labor requirements. Must have excellent software skills.

Licenses, Certifications, Bonding, and/or Testing Required:

Valid driver’s license

Working Conditions:

Position will require routine travel in the NE Kansas area on a regular basis. Must have a satisfactory work record including good attendance and safety record. Will be required to respond to any and all after hours calls for NE and SE Kansas substation areas or as established by the Substation and Relay C&M Department.

Evergy has a clear mission – To empower a better future. Evergy chooses to live this mission by valuing People First. We know to accomplish becoming the most innovative and reliable energy company, we need a team with a variety of backgrounds, perspectives and skills. So, our goal is to be a diverse workforce that is representative of the communities we serve. We are committed to celebrating diversity and building a team where everyone – regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status – has a voice and can bring their best every day. We know that the more diverse and inclusive we are, the better we will be. Evergy is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and is an affirmative action employer.

Disclaimer: The above information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

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Job Field: Transmission/Substation/Construction

Req ID: TRA00S5