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Supervisor Engineering

Massena, NY, US, 13662

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business, and as an employee team.

At Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it. 

Purpose

The position is responsible for supervision of all aspects of Engineering and Technical Services.  That includes supervising personnel responsible for: management of geographic information system (GIS); management, development and deployment of work/asset management system; management of Operations field records; management of rights-of-way planning; management of operating procedures; management of emergency response procedures; management of public awareness program and education programs; field inspection and quality assurance/acceptance & quality control; management of approved materials and products; system analysis; management of pressure testing documents.  The Lead is additionally responsible for managing distribution and transmission integrity management programs, managing special projects (especially XHP related projects), material quality testing (destructive and non-destructive), maximum allowable operating pressures, class location studies, and liaising with engineering consultants. The position will also be responsible for a rotating after-hours on call requirement.   

Accountabilities

  • Ensuring transmission integrity requirements are being met, including identification of HCAs and threats, assessments, reporting, notifications, preventative and mitigative measures, continual evaluation, program effectiveness, remediation of indications                                                                           
  • Administration and management of distribution integrity program, which is risk based evaluation, currently through use of SHRIMP tool.
  • Ensuring that work and asset management systems are accurate and properly managed.
  • Ensuring that required records are consistently produced, housed and managed.              
  • Ensuring that all reasonable steps are being taken to reduce the likelihood of damage to facilities.
  • Ensuring that PHMSA Part 191 & 192 as well 16 NYCRR Part 255 requirements are met.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree in Engineering or related field

Prior experience leading or supervising teams

10+ years of technical experiences in Natural Gas Distribution, or related industry #LI-DS1

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. is a growing renewable energy and utility company with over $15 billion of assets across North America and internationally.

For more than 30 years, Algonquin has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our regulated utility services and renewable energy business groups into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.

Through our operating business (Liberty), we provide regulated electricity, water, and natural gas utility services to over 1 million customer connections, primarily in North America. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represent over 3 GW of renewable generation capacity in operation and under construction.

With our robust, diversified, and growing presence in communities across North America and internationally, we are continually demonstrating our “Think Global,  Act Local” business model.

What we offer

Company funded Pension program

401k with Company match

Full insurance benefits (health/dental/vision/life)

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Share purchase/match plan

Defined Contribution savings plan

Top Talent Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

Free parking, including free electrical charging

 

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce.  If you are excited about this role and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.


Nearest Major Market: Massena

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