Field Supervisor - AMI Electric Meter Installations

Aclara - Medford, OR3.0

Full-time
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We offer competitive benefits such as medical, dental, and vision care, flex spending, 401k, tuition reimbursement, vacation, holiday & personal time, and we are committed to diversity and to our veterans.

Aclara is looking for a Full-Time Field Supervisor to manage field crews installing electric smart meters. We are looking for utility-experienced, highly motivated individuals willing to perform at and hold others to high standards of safety, productivity, quality, and customer satisfaction.

Responsibilities:
  • Training installers in proper safety and installation processes.
  • Making daily work assignments to installers.
  • Transferring new meter inventory to installers; supervising end of day meter inventory drop off process.
  • Resolving problem tickets in a timely, prescribed manner, including escalations to customer.
  • Performing the required safety inspections, tailboard sessions prior to work and in the field, as well as, ensuring project resources follow the required safety practices and installation processes.
  • Evaluating installer performance and ensuring required productivity is being achieved.
  • Directly report to the AMI Installation Project Manager. Meet deployment schedule.
  • Achieving standards of safety, productivity, and quality of work.
  • Mentor and guide installation crews, achieving low employee turnover and high morale.
Qualifications:
  • High School Diploma plus related electrical-utility AND supervisory experience required. Associate's Degree and Metering experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of the principles of electricity/electrical metering, to include: Single, Poly, and CT metering.
  • Automated Meter Infrastructure (AMI) knowledge is a major plus.
  • Previous experience with automated work order management systems.
  • Must be willing to travel extensively and for long durations to job sites in various geographies.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook.
  • Strong knowledge of safety regulations and precautions.
  • Regularly be able to lift and/or move up to 25 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds.
  • Must have a valid Driver's License.
  • Must be willing to undergo a background check in accordance with local law/regulations.