Req# 14828BR Title Distribution Supervisor

Distribution Supervisor - Relay
Hadley Road – South Plainfield (0010)
Job Function
Job Description
This is a first level supervisory position in Delivery Projects and Construction (DP&C). Provide
supervision for the application of protective relay settings and relay/controls testing for major new,
replacement and upgraded electric inside plant facilities. Oversee the activities of Relay Technicians
(PSE&G and Contractor) to ensure safe and efficient application of relay settings and associated
testing. Supervise the application and testing of relay and controls systems associated with the
construction of outside plant distribution facilities, including feeder/tie reclosers. Responsibilites also
include work scheduling, outage planning and contractor oversight. Work closely with System
Protection to ensure proper application of Relay Test Orders and associated testing. Ensure post
energization phasing is completed in a timely manner and results are reviewed by System Protection.
Accept DP&C on call coverage obligations and support/assist Divisions in the emergency response and
restoration for equipment failures and emergencies. Achieve the desired results of the P&CM
Organization through the use of PSEG values, sound management practices and a total commitment
to teamwork. Ensure quality and quantity of work performed are in compliance with Company
standards, procedures and Safe work practices. Maximize system reliability by ensuring timely and
effective planning and scheduling. Counsel associates, as required, and handle First Step Grievance
meetings. Assign and direct work to accomplish the desired results in a safe, efficient and expeditious
manner. Successful applicant must have experience in the construction, operation and maintenance of
electric inside plant facilities. Knowledge of Company/Union Agreement (IBEW) is critical. Maintain and
apply working knowledge of PSEG Standards for Business Controls and meet management's
expectations for effective internal business controls. Essential: High school graduate or equivalent.
Demonstrated experience and knowledge of protective relays and controls systems.
Must obtain an acceptable score on the First Line Supervisor's Test (FLST) unless presently and
directly supervising (i.e. responsible for performance reviews) IBEW operating department associates
for a minimum of 12 continuous months. For those who have previously taken and received an
acceptable score on the FLST, but who are not presently and directly supervising represented
associates, test results will be valid for a maximum period of two years from the date the test was
taken. The successful candidate is expected to participate in Distribution's Supervisory Academy. Must
possess and maintain a valid driver's license Safety sensitive position. D.O.T. testing required.
Desired: Working knowledge of DWMS and other computer applications.
Must obtain an acceptable score on the First Line Supervisor's Test (FLST)
Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent experience directly related to protective relays
and controls systems.
Minimum of 5+ years of experience working with protective relays and controls systems.
Must possess a valid New Jersey Driver’s License.
Must foster an inclusive work environment and respects all aspects of diversity
Must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and
personal choices
Desired Qualifications and Competencies:
Master’s Degree in Engineering, Professional Engineer’s License and/or advanced power systems
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