Performs intermediate technical work in preparation, monitoring, operation and maintenance of system control software programs; does related work as required. Ensure continuity and management of the electric utilities data system program. Work is performed under the regular supervision of the System Operations Supervisor. Acts as and performs all of the duties of the System Operations Supervisor in his/her absence.
This is light work requiring the exertion of up to 20 pounds of force occasionally, up to 10 pounds of force frequently, and a negligible amount of force constantly to move objects; work requires stooping, standing, walking, lifting, grasping, and repetitive motions; vocal communication is required for expressing or exchanging ideas by means of the spoken word; hearing is required to perceive information at normal spoken word levels; visual acuity is required for color perception, preparing and analyzing written or computer data, use of measuring devices, determining the accuracy and thoroughness of work, and observing general surroundings and activities; the worker is subject to inside and outside environmental conditions.
Performing detailed system analysis tasks utilizing computer program data reports; preparing system reports; reviewing system records and monitoring system operation for proper coordination of electrical equipment operations; studying and updating system one-line diagram; making changes to database.
Thorough knowledge of engineering maps and records; thorough knowledge of mathematics and trigonometry as applied to the use of drafting formulas; some knowledge of the basic principles of engineering as applied to construction and maintenance projects; ability to make engineering computations; ability to operate required computer programs; ability to reduce, interpret and apply field notes in the preparation of graphic materials; thorough knowledge of switchgear, relay equipment, breakers, electrical circuits and substation layouts; ability to accurately determine type and location of problems; ability to determine appropriate corrective actions; ability to prepare and maintain accurate records; ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with associates and the general public; ability to perform effectively during emergency situations.
Minimum of two (2) years' experience as a System Operator with NERC Certification and an Associate's Degree in an engineering related discipline from an accredited college or university or equivalent training or experience.
Possession of an appropriate driver's license valid in the State of Florida. Possession of a North American Electric Reliability Corp. (NERC) System Operator Certification. Responsible for complying with the NERC Reliability Standards. Training will be provided.