WeEnergies,a subsidiary of WEC Energy Group, is seeking a Operations Supervisor in our Iron Mountain, MI location.
The Operations Supervisor manages internal resources, external contracted resources and business applications/processes based on the need of the business unit.
This includes (but not limited to) supervisory tasks for primarily Electric Operations related to construction, design, planning, and scheduling for We Energies electric distribution systems. The Operations Supervisor is responsible for overseeing the construction or maintenance activities related to the company s distribution infrastructure within an assigned area. Operations Supervisors ensure that all customers needs are met in a safe, efficient and timely manner through the effective management/utilization of personnel, equipment, and materials. Their first concern is to ensure the safety of employees, customers, and contractors during all work applications.
In addition, this position is responsible for: * Training, coaching, counseling, development and discipline of personnel within their respective business unit. * Coordinating and communicating across several work groups and has the major responsibility for storm/emergency service restoration activities within the operating service area they are assigned. * Representing We Energies in contacts with the customer, the general public, municipalities, cities, townships, contractors, and their employees; they use negotiation skills to resolve conflicts, engagement skills to build networks to enhance good working relationships. * Availability for emergency call-outs. The Operations Supervisor/Senior Operations Supervisor may be rotated to other work areas/functions within Customer Operations in order to address workload demands, gain valuable experience, and to develop an understanding and appreciation for other parts of the organization.
Minimum Qualifications: High School Diploma, HSED, or GED Operations Supervisor position requires five plus years experience in a distribution/construction operations trade and/or five to 10 years experience in supervision of direct reports. The senior level of the Operations Supervisor typically requires a minimum of 5 years in a leadership position, a minimum of three years supervisory experience in an operations environment, preferably in more than one functional and/or geographic area and with demonstrated success in leading teams, exhibiting strong customer focus and setting strategic direction. Should have a good working knowledge of union contracts and employee relationship building. Should have the ability to establish and maintain good working relationships with employees, contractors, and community groups. Strong communication and organizational skills are a benefit. Valid Drivers LicenseInterested candidates must apply online no later than the job posting expiration date.
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