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Engineer - Meter (UI 67968) Orange, CT, US in Orange, CT at Avangrid

Date Posted: 1/29/2019

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Job Description

Publication date: 29.10.2018REFERENCE: 5103913601


Company: UNITED ILUMINATING ELECTRICBusiness Area: ESO MeteringJob Title: Engineer - MeterLocation: Orange, CT, US

Business and DepartmentUI - 100 OrangeOrange,CT

DescriptionPurpose:The engineer will support the Metering Supervisor in guiding , coaching , leading, training and planning the activitiesof the Meter Test Lab and Meter Engineering. This position will provide technical direction and field support to theField Metering Services group and the Revenue Metering Services function.

Key Responsibilities:
• Support the Metering Supervisor in training and leading the activities of the Meter Test Lab and Meter Services.
• Ensure all metering associated with major revenue accounts and ISO inner tie metering are monitored andworking properly.
• Coordinate this effort with meter reading, RMS personnel and account management.
• Administer and Monitor the State mandated periodic and selective test program. This includes the generation oftests for all meter types, monitoring the program progress and supervising the accuracy and completeness of theprogram.
• Coordinate, plan and schedule the installation, replacement or upgrade of complex metering at our customerlocations and stations.
• Create and update metering standards and guidelines including meter installation standards, The UI Guidebook ofRequirements for Electrical Service and any additional metering information requested or required.
• Prepare and maintain engineering records and documentation as required.
• This would include metering one line design drawings and modified station prints.
• Manage small projects/processes or teams (Plan, schedule, monitor and control budget, coordinate variousdetailed phases of engineering work for assigned portions of a major project/program).
• Guide or mentor others. Review the engineering work of drafters, designers, subordinate engineers andconsultants. Maintain a working knowledge of current Electrical Code, ANSI and State metering standards.
• Possess in-depth experience, knowledge and skills in metering engineering discipline along with related businesspractices and procedures. Able to explain difficult issues and work to establish consensus. Able to read, interpretand create electrical drawings.

• Able to work in a cross-functional team and guide or mentor other team members. Five years of experience inmetering applications is preferred.

RequirementsExperience:Requires a bachelor's degree in an engineering discipline from an ABET accredited college/university plus 5 yearsexperience performing engineering duties or an A.S. engineering degree from an ABET accredited university plus 9years experience in a specific Electric System engineering discipline (e.g. Distribution, Transmission, etc.) . UIBasic Engineering Training Curriculum ( e.g. ECNE - PUI) or equivalent.

This opportunity will offerAVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualifiedindividuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discriminationagainst all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action toemploy and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or locallaw. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard torace, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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