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Background Check Statement:
Any offer of employment to a successful candidate will be conditioned upon the University's receipt of a satisfactory criminal background report.
Eligibility for Employment:
Proper documentation of identity and eligibility for employment will be required before the hiring process can be completed.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
This position is a supervisory position responsible for overseeing the overall design and operations of the electrical distribution system.
Areas of responsibility include:Engineering, maintenance, construction, and overall supervision of line workers and meter technicians.
Areas of specific technical oversight include Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI), Substation Relaying and protection, System Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA), and Graphical Information System (GIS).
Directs and assists front line leaders including safety programs and compliance.
Assists staff with evaluation, justification, and implementation of renewable energy and demand side management programs.
Preferred Qualifications:Graduation from a four-year college or university with a degree in engineering relevant to the area of assignment.
Professional Registration in Electrical Engineering from the State of North Carolina or the ability to be registered within one year from date of employment.
Department: New River Light and Power Co - 170600