PLANNER (TRANSMISSION & DISTRIBUTION)
GANDER – CLOSING DATE: JUNE 7, 2019
COMPETITION NUMBER: NPJP-2019-23462
Are you ready to explore an exciting career in a fast-paced, high-performance environment?
If you are seeking a challenging and rewarding career with room for continuous advancement and a competitive compensation package, have we got an opportunity for you! We are looking for a highly motivated team player with a strong commitment to safety and customer service, an excellent work ethic, and effective interpersonal and communication skills.
As a valued member of the Regional Operations Team your responsibilities will include: performing transmission and distribution line inspections using a hand held mobile computer; reviewing work requests; planning corrective action work orders and projects; and, reviewing and closing out work orders using Avantis. You will work with T&D Engineering for engineering requirements and with Supervisors to ensure priority deficiencies are communicated and completed in a timely manner. You will be involved in effectively implementing the Vegetation Management Program in the Gander Area. You will determine tree trimming and brush clearing requirements, plan work orders including cost estimates, and supervise the work.
Qualifications include a Powerline Technician (Operating) certificate or an Electrical Engineering Technology diploma supplemented by a minimum of 5 years’ experience. You must hold and maintain a valid motor vehicle driver’s license. Proficiency with computer-based programs such as Microsoft Office is necessary. A working knowledge of Avantis and Great Plains software would be an asset. Supervisory experience including oversight of contractors would be also be an asset. You must possess strong contract administration skills and be able to execute technical tasks with particular attention to detail. Excellent planning and organizational skills are essential to the position. There is a residency requirement for this position, whereby your primary residence must be within 40 km of the Gander office. Compensation is as per the current Collective Agreement.
Apply online at newfoundlandpower.com/en/About/Careers/Career-Opportunities.
We thank all applicants for their interest but only those selected for an interview will be contacted.