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Technical Trainer-Transmission Operations

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The Yeater Group
Posted: November 15 2016
Application Deadline: No Deadline
Position: Paid

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TYG-Technical Trainer-Transmission Operations-Washington

Please note:  You must be a US citizen or authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.  Please don’t waste your time or ours by apply without the above requirements.

We currently have a position open for a Technical Trainer based in Bellevue, WA.  I thought I would check with you to see if you might know of anyone who would be interested

Technical Trainer – Transmission Operations

Our Client’s  Operational Training Department is looking for a Technical Trainer for our Transmission Operations/Load Office.  The successful candidate will be a motivated, self-starter that seeks a challenging role in supporting our 24/7 transmission load office staff.  In collaboration with leadership, operators and engineers this role will be transformational in creating interactive situational scenarios for use in an operations simulator.  This position will require a cross-functional team approach to engage operators, SME’s and others in developing robust simulations to increase the safety, reliability and resilience of our bulk electric system while meeting regulatory requirements.

This is an excellent opportunity to play an integral role within the company’s to help us better serve the environment, our customers and the communities in which they live. Our Client provides an environment where all employees are valued, respected and provided with the opportunity to achieve maximum performance. We offer a comprehensive pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive cafeteria-style benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan and an employee assistance and wellness program. Gain the energy to do great things through a career with Puget Sound Energy!

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:

•              Develops, maintains and administers the Transmission Operations and Balancing Training Program & Standard Operating Practices.

•              Research, develop, analyze and maintain Dispatcher Training Simulator scenarios.

•              Assists, advises and consults on the development and maintenance of standards related to the control of hazardous energy.  (Currently the Switching and Clearance Handbook 201.1011)

•              Assists or leads in activities of the load office including: special projects, budgeting, and operations documentation and contributes to achievement of team goals and objectives.

•              Represents training, advises and consults with Load Office management and other departments concerning power system operations and computer control systems.

•              May represent the Load Office on Corporate Committees as required.

•              Assist in the research, investigation and development of final reports on safety issues involving Load Office operations in consultation with safety and load office leadership.

•              Maintain training systems and records in accordance with corporate training requirements.

•              Maintain the professional competence, knowledge and skills necessary to effectively complete responsibilities; enhance job knowledge and abilities by taking personal responsibility for professional development and training.

•              Performs other duties as assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

•              5 years demonstrated knowledge of real-time system operation activities including electric utility distribution operations.

•              Knowledge of related codes, construction, standards, work practices, and regulations (FERC, NERC, WECC, NAESB, and CAISO).

•              Demonstrated technical training skills.

•              Strong written and verbal communication skills.

•              Ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently.

•              Knowledge of Transmission, Distribution and Generation System Operations.

•              Demonstrated ability to work with, coach and develop diverse employees.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

•              BA/BS degree in science/engineering or equivalent combination of experience and training.

•              Knowledge of the OMS, EMS, OATI, MCC and PCI systems.

•              Leading cross-functional teams across multiple disciplines.

•              Proficient in MS spreadsheet, word processor and database applications.

•              PSE Business acumen.

•              Certified First Aid, CPR and AED Instructor.

•              Demonstrated supervisory and leadership skills.

COMPENSATION

Base Salary – DOE-High 5 figures/low 6 figures

Benefits - Full

Relocation Assistance Available - Possible for ideal candidate

Commission Compensation - No

Bonus Eligible - Yes

Overtime Eligible - No

Interview Travel Reimbursed - No

CANDIDATE DETAILS

5+ to 7 years experience

Management Experience Required - No

Minimum Education - High School Diploma or Equivalent

Willingness to Travel - Occasionally

IDEAL CANDIDATE

IDEAL CANDIDATE SHOULD HAVE WORKED FOR THE FOLLOWING COMPANY(IES):

Other transmission balancing authorities in the WECC region

WHY WE'RE A GREAT COMPANY

The training group is a service oriented organization in support of critical business functions and provides a team environment to integrate best practices to improve reliability and expertise.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Location: Bellevue

Industry: Energy - Utilities

Job Category: HR Management - Training / E-Learning

Hours Per Week:

Visa Candidate Considered: No

The Yeater Group is a Global full service executive search and consulting firm focuses exclusively on the dynamic and changing needs of the energy industry. TYG industry specialties are the Distributed Energy, Combined Heat and Power (CHP), Wind, Solar, Geothermal, Organic Rankine Cycle, Waste Heat to Energy, and Cogeneration. The firm also has extensive experience in recruiting for the Natural Gas and large Power Generation segments. We also work closely with Utility and Engineering / Consulting companies that are focused on these industries. Headquartered in Dayton, Nevada, it has affiliate offices in the Los Angeles, Boise, the Philippines and China to serve the needs of candidates and companies globally.


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Company Description
The Yeater Group is a Global full service executive search and consulting firm focuses exclusively on the dynamic and changing needs of the energy industry. TYG industry specialties are the Distributed Energy, Combined Heat and Power (CHP), Wind, Solar, Geothermal, Organic Rankine Cycle, Waste Heat to Energy, and Cogeneration. The firm also has extensive experience in recruiting for the Natural Gas and large Power Generation segments. We also work closely with Utility and Engineering / Consulting companies that are focused on these industries. Headquartered in Dayton, Nevada, it has affiliate offices in the Los Angeles, Boise, the Philippines and China to serve the needs of candidates and companies globally.

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