We Energies Operations Supervisor - Major Projects in West Allis, Wisconsin

3914BRJob Title:Operations Supervisor - Major ProjectsRequisition Number:3914BREducation/Experience Requirements:Formal course work in electrical engineering, electric distribution or other related technical subjects is preferable. A minimum of five years experience in a distribution/construction operations trade and/or five experience in supervision of direct reports.An Operations Supervisor should have a good working knowledge of union contracts and employee relationship building. An operations supervisor shall have the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with employees, contractors, and community groups. Strong communication and organizational skills are a benefit.Sr. Operations Supervisor typically requires a minimum of 5 years in a leadership position, a minimum of three years supervisory experience in an operations environment, preferably in more than one functional and/or geographic area and with demonstrated success in leading teams, exhibiting strong customer focus and setting strategic direction.External Location:WI-West AllisEmployment Type:RegularPosting Date:04-13-2018External Job Responsibilities:We Energies is seeking an Operations Supervisor for it's Major Projects team.. The Operations Supervisor manages internal resources, external contracted resources and business applications/processes based on the need of the business unit. This includes supervisory duties in Electric Operations related to construction, design, planning, and scheduling for We Energies electric/gas transmission and distribution systems. The Operations Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the construction or maintenance activities related to the company’s transmission and distribution infrastructure within an assigned area. Operations Supervisors ensure that all customers’ needs are met in a safe, efficient and timely manner through the management/utilization of personnel, equipment, and materials. Their first concern is to ensure the safety of employees, customers, and contractors during all work applications.In addition, this position is responsible for:• Training, coaching, counseling, development and discipline of personnel within their respective business unit.• Coordinating and communicating across several work groups and has the major responsibility for storm/emergency service restoration activities within the operating service area they are assigned.• Representing We Energies in contacts with the customer, the general public, municipalities, cities, townships, contractors, and their employees; they use negotiation skills to resolve conflicts, engagement skills to build networks to enhance good working relationships.• Availability for emergency call-outs.Company:We Energies EEO Statement:WEC Energy Group and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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