Title:  Foreman, Utility

Date:  Oct 11, 2021
Legal Entity:  Entergy Texas, Inc.-GTX
Description: 

 

JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE:
Supervise, coordinate, and assist in the construction and repair of both overhead and underground distribution.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
Respond to and resolve customer issues in a timely and professional manner.

Provide leadership and training to line and service personnel. Champion safe work practices and insure compliance to Company Safety Rules. Work to insure network goals and objectives are met or exceeded.

Be able to manage all SO/SR/WR's in DIS/DSS. Organize work and manage multiple task and inputs simultaneously.

Work with others and maintain a positive attitude in extreme working conditions. Must have a strong attention to detail with a focus on safety and accuracy in order to direct construction/repair crews safely and to construct/restore electric system efficiently.

Assist in Network operations, storm restorations, and operation of AM/FM and directing of contract crews.

Motivate and influence a diverse and geographically dispersed work force dealing with a wide variety of safety and training issues. Assume Line Supervisor's duties for a short time in their absence.

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum of 8 years of line experience or equivalent.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Strong communication and organizational skills. Ability to take and understand directives and complete tasks. Required to work safely and follow all Entergy safety policies and procedures. Excellent leadership skills. Strong decision making skills. Ability to manage multiple activities and changing priorities. Self motivated and dependable team player. Ability to work well under pressure. Ability to recognize hazards in the workplace and have the ability to mitigate the hazards. Ability to maintain and care for Company equipment properly and safeguard assets. Desired: Ability to lead and participate in problem solving teams as required; Ability to recognize opportunities for process improvement and have the ability to enact change.

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
Class A Commercial driver's license.

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Ability to use physical strength to perform required tasks in all weather conditions. Ability to use pole climbing equipment in a safe, efficient manner. As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Primary Location: Texas-Beaumont
Job Function: Professional
FLSA Status: Professional with Paid Overtim
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 104119
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%

 

An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please click here to view the full statement.

 

WORKING CONDITIONS: 

As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


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