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Job ID 21976 Location Albany, New York Organization Gas Maintenance and Construction Department Damage Prevention NY Programs

About us

National Grid is hiring a Supervisor, Gas Field Operations for our NY Corrosion Inspection, Survey and Surveillance department in Albany, NY.


Every day we deliver safe and secure energy to homes, communities, and businesses. We are there
when people need us the most. We connect people to the energy they need for the lives they live. The
pace of change in society and our industry is accelerating and our expertise and track record puts us in
an unparalleled position to shape the sustainable future of our industry.

To be successful we must anticipate the needs of our customers, reducing the cost of energy delivery
today and pioneering the flexible energy systems of tomorrow. This requires us to deliver on our promises and always look for new opportunities to grow, both ourselves and our business.

Job Purpose

The role holder is responsible for the daily supervision and organization of Leak Survey-assigned operations personnel to effectively and efficiently accomplish job tasks in line with departmental and National Grid requirements.  This role will translate functional policy by managing day to day operations to drive greater efficiencies and performance within their own team and for National Grid.

Key Accountabilities

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to):

  • Monitor performance of diverse staff including issues relating to sickness, discipline and poor standards of work to ensure that work is carried out efficiently and effectively
  • Contribute to the protection and safety of the public and organizational personnel by ensuring that contractor/employee personal protective equipment, tools and equipment, and materials, meet National Grid safety policies and standards
  • Ensure work is performed in accordance with applicable federal, state and local rules and regulations
  • Support achievement of goals including operational targets, mandated objectives, budget goals, emergency response and safety
  • Respond on site or via phone to off hour emergencies for both gas and electric, including Storm restoration, contractor damages, and large-scale outages
  • Address related contractor issues, resolve customer issues and regulatory questions

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree required
  • 3+ years of related utility or construction experience 
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of gas leak tools, monitors and data management systems preferred
  • Proven experience managing a team to build effective, respectful, working relationships required
  • Valid driver’s license required 

More Information

This position has a career path which provides for advancement opportunities within and across
bands as you develop and evolve in the position; gaining experience, expertise and acquiring
and applying technical skills. Internal candidates will be assessed and provided offers against
the minimum qualifications of this role and their individual experience.

National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that values a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise.  We foster a culture of inclusion that drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve.  National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.

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