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Electric Program Supervisor - Line
The City of Redding Electric Utility (REU) is adding to an eligibility list to fill a current full-time vacancy for the position of Electric Program Supervisor - Line.

This Electric Program Supervisor - Line is responsible for assigned staff performing line restoration, maintenance, construction, and inspection work. The incumbent will dispatch assigned staff; schedule work; arrange outages; manage equipment; perform material forecasting; prepare performance reviews; review work orders; coordinate rental equipment; check timesheets for accuracy; prepare daily crew location sheets; monitor safety program and operational procedures and assist with changes as required; recommend training as needed for field forces; write switch order requests and reviews switch orders; assist in coordination of trenching contractor work; and recommends system improvements.

Supervise assigned staff; coordinate Electric Utility trouble activities as needed; coordinate inspections, repairs, audits, and pre-check work orders; resolve field problems with assigned staff; pre-plan and post check disconnects, switching, inspection grids and work orders for proper construction; write specifications for use in bidding for tools and/or purchasing work equipment for use by the Electric Utility; coordinate work orders with warehouse staff and coordinate equipment inspections and vehicle maintenance to minimize disruption to work schedules; assist warehouse staff in ordering materials; manage the rolling stock needs for Line Operations and coordinate with
City of Redding Fleet Maintenance and REU Finance and Business Services; verify and authorize timesheets; verify inspections, data entry/as-builts/mapping corrections, meter set information, field tags, USA's and switch logs; and perform related duties as required.

For the full job description, information on benefits and how to apply, click here.  Application Deadline is October 20, 2021, 3:30 pm (Pacific)
Position: Electric Program Supervisor - Line
Organization: City of Redding
Location: Redding,  CA 
United States
Salary: $7,925 - $12,519 (USD) Monthly
Posting Start Date: 10/5/2021
Date Posted: 2/24/2020
Knowledge of:
Day-to-day field operation activities of an electric utility; basic electricity; General Orders 95, 128 and 165; utility operating and construction methods; labor contracts; duties of all employees supervised; switching procedures; Cal/OSHA regulations; City policies and procedures; and supervision.

Ability to:
Interact effectively with the public, other utility and City personnel. Effectively communicate both orally and in a written manner; demonstrate supervision skills; and understand the operation of field equipment, test equipment, and procedures.

Education and Experience:
Any combination of training and experience that provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities is qualifying; typical education would include an Associate of Arts degree from an accredited college or university, or equivalent, in a relevant discipline or extensive vocational education in electric utility operations and management. Typical experience would include holding the rating of Journeyman Lineman for at least six years and must have a readily verifiable record of progressively more responsible job assignments. Two years of supervisory, GIS and computer experience desirable.

Special Requirements:
Possession of a valid California driver's license, or the ability to acquire one within ten days of appointment.

For the full job description, information on benefits and how to apply, click here.
Status: This listing expires on: 10/22/2021
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City of Redding
777 Cypress Avenue

Redding,  CA 96001
United States
(530) 225-4065
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