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Atmospheric Corrosion Gas Field Supervisor

Job ID 27782 Location Waltham, Massachusetts Organization Gas Maintenance and Construction Department NE Gas Program Management

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About us

National Grid is hiring an Atmospheric Corrosion Field Supervisor for our MA Programs and Restoration Gas Operations department in Waltham, MA.

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 Atmospheric Corrosion Field Supervisor is responsible for contractor oversight to monitor compliance with safety regulations, improved worker safety and ensuring timely completions for all inspections and repairs in Massachusetts. 

Key Accountabilities

Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to) 

  • Conduct site visits to oversee atmospheric corrosion inspections and repairs (contractor performed)
  • Review and approve recommendations made by the contractor, propose alternative recommendations as needed, ensure work orders are created in Maximo as needed
  • Work with Engineering on as needed basis on proposed repairs and/ or replacements to provide additional input
  • Manage inspections and repairs to ensure timely completion and adherence to compliance and contract
  • Communicate and follow up with key Stakeholders to ensure flaggers are scheduled and paid for to complete timely inspections and repair
  • Motivate and influence others, using basic data, logic and effective communication skills to ensure atmospheric corrosion program is in adherence of compliance with National Grid safety and quality standards
  • Work with clerk on invoices to ensure accuracy based on agreed contract language or extras on performed work
  • Provide training and education to internal/external stakeholders on atmospheric corrosion as needed


  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • 4+ years of supervisory experience with the proven ability to lead, motivate and inspire a team of contractors
  • Working knowledge of Gas Corrosion Compliance, Mandated Programs, Gas construction practices, Gas maintenance, Gas Engineering, or other related function preferred 
  • Experience reading, interpreting, and understanding Codes, Regulations, Engineering Plans preferred
  • Proven ability to work in a co-operative manner with Municipalities, Third Party Contractors, and Internal stakeholders 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point required
  • Proven experience quickly becoming proficient with database and software systems preferred
  • NACE certification preferred
  • Operator Qualification or the ability to acquire Operator Qualification required
  • Familiarity with Occupational Safety Health Act (OSHA) guidelines preferred
  • 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. 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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