APPLICATION DEADLINE: March 28, 2016 Portland General Electric values the energy of teamwork, diversity, and innovation to provide our customers with safe and reliable power. As Oregon’s largest provider of electric service, PGE is helping to shape Oregon’s energy future. What is it like to work at PGE? Well, it’s fun. It’s challenging. It’s enriching. And with the average employee spending nearly 14 years with us, we think you’ll like it too. You’ll work with talented coworkers in a supportive and results-oriented environment. Our progressive vision and commitment to excellence in our service and operations will keep you and your coworkers engaged and aimed towards excellence. Are you ready to be part of an essential, dynamic and motivating company? Join our team – apply for a position today. Supervisor – Distribution Service & Design This position will provide direct supervision of Service Design Project Managers (SDPMs), Designers, and Design Technicians. This position will create an environment of open communication to build a strong local Service & Design team. Using creative problem solving to generate new solutions, share procedures and information with other design teams and Distribution. JOB RESPONSIBILITIES INCLUDE: Supervise and lead SDPMs and the local Design group to meet internal and external customer needs for distribution design and project management. Understand customer design needs to better deliver high quality design services. Implement and measure effects of current programs and new work processes on Team goals. Work closely with local management, including area line managers, general foremen, storeroom, survey and other workgroups. Create a Service & Design Team that demonstrates excellence in all its work. 30% Lead discussion and analysis of new and existing PGE design practices, standards, rules, and tariffs. Create cost savings and customer satisfaction while ensuring that PGEs safety and electrical system requirements are met. Responsible for the technical work and relations with PGE customers to apply electrical service requirements (ESR book) and meet National Electric Safety Code, PGE Construction Standards, and OPUC tariff. Ensure continuous improvement of design processes. Work as a team with other Service and Design supervisors to address design issues, review and recommend potential changes to tariff or rule interpretations. Build upon the consistent application of PGE work practices. Represent PGE with key external constituencies and customers. Build customer relations through job site visits, direct contact with individual customers, government agencies and involvement in local industry associations. Routinely communicate with customers to resolve issues or questions regarding distribution design projects. Participate in the local associations and industry groups. Use relationships and contacts to expedite the flow of customer information, meet customer needs and improve overall satisfaction with PGE. Motivate and encourage your Service & Design Team to collaborate with other PGE teams, such as the Line Department, Key Customer Management, Property Services, Engineering, and Customer Service. Interested in the extras? PGE offers a range of competitive benefits including medical insurance, paid vacation, a company matching gift program, tuition reimbursement and retirement savings that includes a 401(k) plan with matching company contributions and a PGE stock purchase plan. Additionally, PGE provides robust on-the-job development and training opportunities, as well as incentives for meeting company goals and encouraging health, safety and community volunteerism. Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.
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