Senior Supervisor Operations
|Closing Date:||July 09, 2019|
|Line of Business:||Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro|
|Work Location:||Bay D’Espoir|
|Opportunities, Growth, Job Satisfaction…Join the Hydro Team.
Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is focused on delivering safe, reliable service to power our customers. We are a company of people who work hard behind the scenes for our customers, the people and businesses of this province. We pride ourselves on being strong and steady, tried and true; while innovating in our approaches to our business. We value our employees, we take care of each other, we recognize excellence, we respect individuality and we work hard to create an inclusive and welcoming workplace. People who work at Hydro feel like they’re part of a community and we give back to the communities where we live and work to make them stronger.
We’re looking for passionate and performance focused people – people who want to make a difference for our customers and who share our values.
Senior Supervisor Operations
Newfoundland Labrador Hydro is focused on safety as our number 1 priority with a strong commitment to preserving our environment for future generations. A key part of your role is ensuring the operation adheres to best practices by coaching the operations and maintenance personnel who work under your guidance.
You will provide direct supervision to the Lead Hydro Plant Operators, Hydro Plant Operators PSO Apprentices and Utility Workers. When required you will provide general direction and technical guidance to remote plant operators and provide supervisory support for remote operations. You will supervise, direct, and co-ordinate activities of all plant personnel as well as monitor conditions of plant and reservoir control structures and, when required, be the liaison with the Energy Control Center (ECC) on the day to day operational issues. You will provide oversight and mentoring of the Power System Operator apprentices ensuring periodic reviews are conducted to check for understanding of the asset base and that assignments are completed and log books properly documented.
You will also assist the Operations Manager with the co-ordination of activities with plant maintenance and training requirements. You will administer the work protection code and coordinate with the Work Execution & Planning groups to ensure work permits are available and in place as required. You will assist with administering Work Protection Code training and conduct both paper and live audits of work protection permits to ensure consistency and effectiveness. You will provide oversight and ensure consistency with the development of the comprehensive operating instructions for the operation.
You will be responsible to help set the priorities for execution of work on planned and unscheduled work. Assisting to supervise maintenance crew on unit annual inspections and assigning specific assignments to each employee, making regular checks to ensure that work is being done in a safe and efficient manner and that an appropriate level of productivity is maintained.
As required you will also assist the Long Term Asset Planning group and the Work Execution Group to develop comprehensive preventive maintenance programs and schedules to ensure that all Hydro Generation equipment associated with all Hydro plants, buildings, control structures and spill-way structures are properly maintained with a view to achieving maximum service life and efficiency.
Generation performance and reliability is also a key focus of this role and will include but is not limited to:
CLOSING DATE: July 9, 2019
|Our company values diversity and inclusion in the workplace and encourages applications from diverse candidates, including women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.
Submit your application online. Please quote the competition number with your application. We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.