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Senior Supervisor, Internal and External, Capital Delivery Supervision

Company: National Grid
Location: Waltham
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Job Description:

Job ID 19800 Location Waltham, Massachusetts Organization Capital Project Delivery Department TLS & Trans Cntrct Svc

About us

National Grid is hiring a Senior Supervisor for our Distribution Line Construction Department in Waltham, MA.

Every day we deliver safe and secure energy to homes, communities, and businesses. We are there when people need us the most. We connect people to the energy they need for the lives they live. The pace of change in society and our industry is accelerating and our expertise and track record puts us in an unparalleled position to shape the sustainable future of our industry.

To be successful we must anticipate the needs of our customers, reducing the cost of energy delivery today and pioneering the flexible energy systems of tomorrow. This requires us to deliver on our promises and always look for new opportunities to grow, both ourselves and our business.

Job Purpose

The role holder is responsible for the construction, safety, reliability, security, and integrity of underground electric distribution projects through the daily supervision and organization of distribution line construction contracted workforce to complete job tasks while complying with Company, Departmental and Regulatory policies, procedures and statutory requirements.

Supervise contracted underground personnel to assure the timely and cost-effective completion of work within the area of responsibility.

Provide emergency storm response and supervision of external line resources during emergency restoration operations.

Key Accountabilities

* Supervise a culturally diverse workforce through coaching, counseling and team building to ensure tasks are carried out in an efficient manner. * Oversee of the Underground Electric Contracted workforce to ensure allocated resources are fully utilized in order to deliver against agreed upon work plan and execute work activities within planned unit and budget cost. * Ensure supervised Underground Electric Contracted workforce comply with safety standards, policies and processes in order to ensure a safe working environment and minimize risk for all staff. * Review, ensure accuracy and execute the approval of contractor's units in ACIS and pefs in CMA * Execute all work tasks in compliance with all Company, Federal and State policy and regulatory requirements. * Build good working relationships with internal & external customers and manage the day-to-day relationship with them in order to understand their requirements and deliver appropriate solutions within National Grid policies and processes. * Act as the UG Distribution Line Contracting group's first point of contact for multiple internal stakeholders and outside agencies in order to provide support and ensure National Grid deliver against service level agreement. * Promote and implement Underground Electric Construction's best practices in order to ensure all work tasks achieve high productivity and low costs.

Supervisory/Interpersonal- Experience Required

Ability to build effective, respectful, working relationships.


* A Bachelor's degree preferred in a related area or 5 years of related Underground experience or committed to 'on the job' training programs with practical experience of methods, processes, and techniques relevant to area or discipline. * Technically proficient within subject matter and experience of leading a team involved in Underground Field operations activities is preferred. * Must have or possess the ability to develop a working knowledge of information systems critical to the work management, financial reporting and performance tracking of the Distribution Line Contracting Department. * Must have or possess the ability to develop knowledge and understanding of National Grid's policies and processes and how to apply them effectively to the Underground Electric Contracting Department * Must have demonstrated or possess the skills to build effective, respectful, working relationships. * Previous experience in the construction, maintenance and operation of underground electric infrastructure is preferred. * Valid driver's license required.

More Information

This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring and applying technical skills. Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

Keywords: National Grid, Waltham , Senior Supervisor, Internal and External, Capital Delivery Supervision, Other , Waltham, Massachusetts

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