Jan 25, 2020
Job Description ENERGY FOR WHATS AHEAD Are you looking to make a difference in your career? Were working on smarter grids, cleaner energy and tools to help people manage energy more efficiently. About Transmission and Distribution Southern California Edisons (SCE's) Transmission and Distribution Organizational Unit (T & D) is responsible for planning, engineering, constructing, operating, and maintaining transmission and distribution facilities throughout the 50,000-square-mile territory. T&D is the steward of roughly $19 billion in assets that safely and reliably deliver electricity to 14 million residents via SCEs 5 million customer accounts. Position Overview The Senior Civil Construction Inspector will work in our Underground Civil Construction & Inspection Division within Southern California Edisons T&D Organizational Unit. You will inspect the installation of conduit, structures, and related components for compliance with Edison, State, County, and Local standards and administer contracts at the field level in our Metro West Region. In addition, you may be assigned to work in any one of the other 5 districts that make up the Metro West region depending on department needs. Typical Responsibilities : Assigning work to SCEs contractors and reviewing contractor daily reports for accuracy, resolves issues and approves changes. Documenting the location of installed facilities on as-built drawings and preparing required supporting documents in accordance with departmental policies and procedures. Coordinating changes to projects in accordance with contract documents and/or department policies and procedures with both internal and external customers. Collaboratively tasking projects with contractors and providing technical support to Local and Tech Planning. Documenting status of work as required and providing notification to appropriate customers. Preparing and delivering reports to management as required. Interfacing with both internal personnel and outside agencies; making decisions in the field which may have a major impact on the efficiency of field crews and work order closings. Administering purchase orders/contracts at the field level. Remaining on-call and providing support as needed. Field monitoring in accordance to Safety observation program requirements for Safety Tier 1 Contractors. Performing other responsibilities and duties as assigned. Qualifications Minimum Qualifications Five or more years of experience performing surveillance and inspections, or civil construction, or civil engineering, or civil drafting. Valid U.S. drivers license. Desired Qualifications Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or a related field or an equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Experience evaluating the effectiveness of projects, including monitoring progress, reallocating resources, reporting on status, and implementing changes as needed. Experience performing inspections, including providing technical support, identifying compliance issues, and providing corrective recommendations. Experience coordinating activities between the Company and contractors, including assigning work, monitoring projects, and reviewing field dailies for accuracy. Two or more years of experience managing multiple tasks with conflicting schedules and limited timelines. Experience with utility underground construction practices, specifications and requirements, including the Underground Structures (UGS) Manual, GO128 and related industry standards. Experience documenting installed facilities locations on as-built drawings and preparing supporting documentation. Experience preparing and delivering reports to subordinates, peers, and/or management. Ability to present technical information to technical and non-technical audiences. Proficient with the Microsoft Office Suite. Experience integrating work across relevant areas, managing risks and safety appropriately, and providing exceptional service to internal and external customers. Comments Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work directly as employees for any employer in the United States without visa sponsorship. Relocation does not apply to this position. Position will require up to 75% traveling and being out in the field throughout the SCE service territory. Southern California Edison, an Edison International (NYSE:EIX) company, serves a population of approximately 15 million via 5 million customer accounts in a 50,000-square-mile service area within Central, Coastal and Southern California. Join the utility leader that is safely delivering reliable, affordable electricity to our customers for over 125 years. SCE is a proud Equal Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.
Southern California Edison Compton, CA, USA Full time