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Manager Transmission - Civil
Ref No.: 18-29683
Location: White Plains, New York
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Title:                                        Manager Transmission - Civil

Location:                                White Plains, NY

Duration:                                Direct Hire  


Job Description:

The Manager of Transmission - Civil oversees and coordinates transmission related projects and activities in collaboration with the Civil/Structural Engineering group to produce high quality engineering solutions which are on schedule, within budget and in accordance with stakeholder requirements.

Responsibilities

•          Responsible for high voltage transmission projects through 765kV.
•          Perform engineering analyses related to transmission line rerouting, structure selection and design, hardware and conductor selection.
•          Develop equipment and construction specifications and associated calculations.
•          Work closely with other engineering and design staff to develop solutions and responses to customer needs.
•          Solve complex challenges and work with external developers to ensure a smooth transition for interconnections with NYPA’s transmission system.
•          Promote a culture of safety throughout the entire organization. 
•          Actively participate in NYPA’s Transmission Maintenance Committee.
•          Establish NYPA transmission standards and requirements.
•          Manage staff including performance reviews, salary administration, succession planning and resource balancing. 
•          Identify and recommend solutions to adapt staff to meet changing NYPA needs.
•          Develop staff expertise to ensure succession planning and critical core competencies are maintained within NYPA.
•          Collaborate with other engineering disciplines, site personnel, project management, project development & licensing, emergency management, regulatory agencies, external stakeholders and other business units.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
•          Strong knowledge of transmission related regulations and guidelines.
•          Thorough understanding of NESC requirements and other codes, standards, regulations and construction processes within the utility industry.
•          Subject matter expertise in civil, structural, hydraulics/hydrology and geotechnical engineering. 
•          Strong knowledge of transmission related regulations and guidelines.
•          Thorough understanding of NESC requirements and other codes, standards, regulations and construction processes within the utility industry.
•          Subject matter expertise in civil, structural, hydraulics/hydrology and geotechnical engineering. 
•          Thorough understanding of NYPA’s transmission maintenance and construction practices.
•          Strong project collaboration and effective communication skills.
•          Strong leadership ability and technical background to develop staff and maintain a highly skilled workforce. 
•          Broad knowledge of NYPA's mission, policies and procedures and the interaction and responsibilities of the various NYPA business units.
•          Ability to produce clear and concise reports, presentations and other documentation.
•          Ability to apply technical and theoretical knowledge to data and observations in order to generate complete solutions using accepted standards.
•          Strong platform skills and ability to tailor presentation to the technical understanding of any audience.
•          Ability to respond and adapt to emergent and changing priorities including NYPA, PSC, Article XII and NYISO.
•          Capable of building teams and fostering teamwork amongst management and bargaining unit personnel; strong collaborative and negotiation skills to influence senior management, peers, outside policy makers and other NYPA personnel.
•          Proficient in PLS CADD, Microsoft Office, SAP, Maximo, Mosaic and other platforms as required.

Education, Experience and Certifications

•          A Bachelor's degree in Civil, Structural, Hydraulics/Hydrology or Geotechnical engineering. An advanced degree is preferred.
•          Technical expertise, typically acquired with a minimum of twelve (12) years applicable experience.
•          Licensed as a Professional Engineer in NYS.
•          Knowledge of industry codes and standards.
•          Knowledge of federal, state and local regulations

Physical Requirements

•          Ability to access all areas of the plant including ability to climb and work at high elevations and in confined spaces; ability to walk a significant distance, sometimes on uneven ground.
•          Approximately 25% travel, primarily within NY State