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Supervisor - GIS Operations (CMP 71061) Augusta, ME, US in Augusta, ME at Avangrid

Date Posted: 2/4/2019

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Job Description

Publication date: 04.02.2019REFERENCE: 5109351501


Company: Central Maine Power (CMP)Department: GIS OperationsJob Title: Supervisor GIS OperationsLocation: Augusta, MECross Company Responsibility: Yes

Business and DepartmentCMP-ME-Augusta General OfficeAugusta,ME



Supervises, manages, and oversees the daily operation and activities of the GIS Operations group to ensureaccurate, timely, and efficient editing and processing of the GIS data. Responsible for monitoring GISinterfaces/processes and for resolving process/system related issues. Provide guidance to individuals and groupson best practices related to the GIS data and processes. Accountable for the performance of direct reports andtemporary/contracted resources when applicable. Initiates and facilitates departmental and inter-departmentalteams and meetings to identify and address gaps in data and/or processes. Develops training material andsolutions based on analysis and metrics. Develops plans and sets priorities for successful achievement ofdepartmental and organizational goals. Establishes measures and metrics aligned with departmental objectivesand deliverables.

MAJOR ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES (Scope of work - range of responsibilities):

1. Provide support and guidance for the administration and the configuration of the GIS system, including providingthe support and guidance for training people in newer electric and gas GIS technologies. 10%

2. Ensure the processing of the GIS data is timely and accurate and in compliance with the rules set by: MainePublic Utilities Commission, Dig Safe New England, New York’s Public State Commission, and Connecticut’sRegulatory agency. 40%

3. Responsible for planning and assigning the necessary people and resources to complete projects on schedule,within budget, and that meet and/or exceed internal customer needs. 40%

4. Responsible to work with Information Technology to plan, coordinate, and implement software upgrades of theGIS software. Responsible for the research, purchase, and learning of new GPS equipment and GIS software.10%



Education & Experience Required:
• Bachelors Degree with a minimum of 4 years relevant experience preferred.
• Associates Degree with a minimum of 7 years relevant experience required.
• High School Diploma/GED required with a minimum of10 years relevant experience

Experience and knowledge of the principles and capabilities of geographical information systems (GIS) to maintainthe electric and gas equipment/infrastructure systems. Supervisory experience preferred.

Skills/Abilities: •Ability to read and interpret as-built designs in order to perform the appropriate updates in the GIS. Workingknowledge of engineering and construction policies andprocedures.

This opportunity will offer

AVANGRID 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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