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Lead Analyst - Vegetation Management (68265) NY US in Plattsburgh, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 11/14/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Publication date: 13.11.2018
REFERENCE: 5104694101

Company
Company: AVANGRID
Department:Vegetation - NY West
Job Title: Lead Analyst - Vegetation Management
Location: Plattsburgh, Binghamton, Elmira, Hornell/NY
Cross Company Responsibility: YES

Business and Department
USA
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Description
JOB SUMMARY:
Scope of Work - Main duties, settings, geography, reporting
relationships, other relationships:

Reads the planning and implementation of vegetation maintenance and environmental programs for construction
and maintenance operations. Acts as a liaison with contract issues and the PSC. Focus on transmission vegetation
management practices.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):
•Administers contracts and provides advice and guidance to Company and contractor personnel.
•Interacts with state, local and federal regulatory agencies.
•Provides guidance and technical expertise to company personnel during emergency restoration and environmental
permit projects.
•Interacts with customers frequently, resolving complaints and
communicating activities. Works outdoors for the majority of the time.
•Plans, Implements, and oversees the vegetation management program for the electric transmission. Provides
quality assurance requirements for vegetation management activities.
•Implements and oversees approval of environmental management and construction plans.

Requirements
JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Education & Experience Required:

•Bachelor's Degree with a minimum of 3 years relevant experience preferred. Associates Degree with a minimum of
5 years relevant experience required.
•Required knowledge of arboriculture, taxonomy, and pesticide use, plant community ecology, herbicides, tree
pathology, horticulture, right-of-way procedures and regulations, engineering technology, electric operations, IVM,
and construction practices.
•Knowledge of Company safety manual and customer service
standards.

Certifications:
•ISA Certified Arborist or ability to become certified within 6
months.
•Pesticide Applicators license or ability to obtain within 1 year

Skills & Abilities:
•Results and proactive orientation.
•Project management, real estate, electrical engineering,
budgeting and negotiation skills.

This opportunity will offer
AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of
41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified
individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination
against 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 to
employ 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 local
law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,
veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to
apply to positions, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department
at 833-246-6347 or by emailing us at careers@avangrid.com.