Engineering Manager - Reliability & System Engineering
Central Virginia Electric Cooperative
Location: LOVINGSTON, Virginia
Type: Full Time
Required Education: 4 Year Degree
Salary: $136,000 -$177,000
Central Virginia Electric Cooperative (CVEC) is seeking a professional engineer with experience working in an electrical utility system. The Reliability & System Engineering Manager directs all distribution system design activities; oversees planning and operation of GIS, Vegetation Management, Construction Contract Management, Materials Management, and System Reliability Improvement.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Manages the electric distribution design for new services and construction work system improvement projects. Oversees the development of line design and staking standards to meet National Electric Safety Code and Rural Utilities Service requirements.
Responds to customer complaints, requests and questions regarding terms and conditions of service, retail rates, vegetation management, and the procurement of rights-of-way.
Manages the pole inspection and right-of-way maintenance programs.
Manages the inspection of work orders for new construction and system improvement.
Manages the negotiation and oversight of pole attachment and joint use contracts.
Oversees the field engineering, new service, vegetation management, mapping, and materials management functions.
Develop, implement, maintain and manage a corporate reliability improvement plan.
Manages the accurate recording of electric facilities and data within the GIS.
Manages the procurement and inventory of distribution and transmission equipment and materials.
Manages the contracting of transmission and distribution construction, maintenance, and system improvement, pole inspection, and right-of-way maintenance crews according to RUS contracting requirements and engineering/operations standards
Miscellaneous duties including participation in industry and trade groups, training activities, strategic planning, staff and administrative functions, and giving presentations to the Board of Directors and community groups.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering and ten years of related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
Professional Engineer Certification preferred
10 + years experience in electrical utility system design, mapping, materials and operation.
Public Speaking experience
Technical Writing experience
Financial Analysis experience
Only qualified electronic job submissions will be considered for employment. If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: HR@mycvec.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.
CVEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any kind. CVEC is committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements and individual qualifications. CVEC will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment onthe basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity (including gender expression), national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, pregnancy, disability, family, military or veteran status, orany other status protected by state or federal law.
Serving over 36,000 accounts, Central Virginia Electric Cooperative is a member-owned, not-for-profit electric utility headquartered in Colleen, Virginia. CVEC serves residential, agricultural, commercial and industrial accounts in the rural portions of 14 Virginia counties.
Created by the members to provide electric service where it was previously unavailable, CVEC has been improving the quality of life since 1937. For 80 years, the Co-op has provided the reliable delivery of affordable energy to its member owners.
CVEC is one of only 23 other electric co-ops across the nation that has earned the prestigious Four-Star Cooperative recognition by completing four employee engagement courses in the Touchstone Energy Service Excellence Program.