DEPARTMENT: Energy Resources - Engineering, City of Rocky Mount JOB SUMMARY: This position supervises others in the design and layout of electric facilities; ensures proper codes and clearances are adhered to in utility design; and maintains appropriate system records for the utility system
REPORTS TO: The Energy Resources Engineering Manager assigns work in terms of general instructions.
Work Schedule: 7:00 am - 3:30 pm, Monday - Friday
Knowledge of electric distribution and transmission systems.
Knowledge of local, state, and federal laws and regulations related to electric utilities.
Knowledge of proper safety procedures, rules and regulations including NESC, OSHA, and City policies.
Knowledge of Energy Resources department specific computer software, hardware, and peripherals.
Skills in supervising projects and personnel.
Skill in analyzing problems and identifying solutions.
Skill in preparing clear and accurate reports.
Skill in establishing cooperative and productive working relationships.
Skill in setting priorities for competing projects.
Skill in performing mathematical calculations.
Skill in operating computers and other standard office equipment.
Skill in interpersonal relations.
Skill in oral and written communication.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: The work is typically performed while sitting at a desk or table or while intermittently sitting, standing, walking, or stooping. The employee occasionally lifts light objects and climbs ladders.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: The work is typically performed in an office, stockroom, warehouse, or outdoors, occasionally in cold or inclement weather. The work requires the use of protective devices such as masks, goggles, or gloves. The work may occasionally require working in close proximity to equipment and conductors energized with high voltage electricity.
The duties of this position include but are not limited to the following:
Supervises and participates in the design and layout of overhead and underground electric facilities according to all applicable codes.
Plans short and long term electric distribution system projects to meet customer demand and improve system reliability.
Supervises right-of-way maintenance, rental and area light programs, pole attachment agreements, and the maintenance of Energy Resources software applications.
Provides direction and supervision to subordinates; ensures productivity, adherence to policies, effective performance evaluations, and individual skill development; practices and enforces safety rules and ensures proper use of personal protective equipment.
Complies with all EEO laws (FMLA, ADA, Title VII, ADEA).
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to a baccalaureate degree or equivalent work experience.
Experience sufficient to thoroughly understand the diverse objectives and functions of the subunits in the division/department in order to direct and coordinate work within the division/department, usually interpreted to require three to five years of related experience.
Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver's license issued by the State of North Carolina for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.