Branch : Gas
Affiliation : Management & Exempt
Employment Status : Full-Time Regular
We’re looking for new talent to join us as we reinvent the future of energy. Across BC, we have a diverse team of more than 2,400 employees we can’t do without, yet we’re growing as fast as ever.
You may think we’re your standard utility that delivers natural gas and electricity, but we’re also into cool, innovative energy solutions.
Think carbon capture, renewable energies and lower-carbon transportation for a start. We believe in creating a cleaner, healthier tomorrow.
If you like meaningful work, a dynamic environment and forward-thinking colleagues, build your career with us. You’ll get opportunities to grow, lead, solve, and create.
So what are you waiting for? Let’s rethink energy together.
This position is responsible to supervise and provide leadership to a team of skilled resources to meet daily operational demands and support the generation, distribution, transmission and delivery of energy, safely and reliably, to FortisBC customers within a designated geographical area and / or facility.
Supervise and provide leadership to a team of skilled resources to meet daily demands related to system operations, capital construction projects and programs, service and main installation, repair and maintenance, and emergency response procedures.
Maintain appropriate staffing levels in collaboration with dispatchers and others; monitor staff work assignments to optimize resources, allocate, prioritize and distribute work to meet operational demands and service level commitments.
Manage contracted services in accordance with established terms and conditions.
manage attendance, identify performance issues and collaborate with others regarding disciplinary matters.
Travel to work sites to provide quality oversight and maintain compliance with work and industry standards, applicable metrics, and service level agreements.
Utilize field experience and technical knowledge to solve work related problems and / or collaborate and refer to others.
provide safety information and supplies, including the use of personal protective equipment. Participate in incident investigations.
review and approve invoices, third party contracts and internal service agreements. Investigate, resolve and report variances.
Establish and maintain effective relationships with internal stakeholders, customers, contractors, builders, municipal agencies, emergency response and environmental management personnel.
Our engaging workplace offers a wide range of challenging opportunities, while being safe, inclusive and diverse. We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, while supporting life-long career development.
We also encourage volunteerism and nourish the need to give back to your community.
The safety of our customers and FortisBC family members is our number one priority. Depending on the responsibilities of the job, some employees continue to report to the office while others work remotely.
To ensure the safety of our employees on our job sites, there is strict adherence to our worksite safety plans and social distancing practices.
As an essential service provider, we’ll continue to follow the government COVID-19 guidelines and adjust our plans as necessary.
As we welcome new employees, our commitment to safety remains for all of our FortisBC family.
To learn more about the recruitment process with FortisBC, please visit the You’re Applying. What now? page for additional information.