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Transmission Work Planner

Company: LS Power Development, LLC
Location: Austin
Posted on: May 26, 2023

Job Description:

LS Power is a power generation and transmission group with a proven track record of successful development activities, operations management and commercial execution. LS Power has been involved in the development, construction, or operations of over 42,000 MW of power generation and over 660 miles of high-voltage transmission lines throughout the United States. LS Power is actively developing both power generation and transmission infrastructure to serve the need for new generation and improve the aging transmission system. Highly regarded in the financial community, LS Power has raised over $45 billion in capital to support investments in energy infrastructure.
About the team:
LS Power Grid (LSPG) is a leading advocate for transparent and competitive processes to plan, build, and operate transmission infrastructure. As our successes in competitive transmission grow, we are growing and maturing our asset and work management functions to provide better scalability and drive efficiencies in work planning, scheduling and execution.
What you will do

  • Create maintenance schedules and generate work orders

  • Collaborate with Supply Chain to maintain parts inventory

  • Create maintenance manuals that proceduralize common work tasks

  • Estimate costs of labor and material for planned work

  • Adjust schedules to account for unexpected emergency work

  • Assist and support the asset management team and the transmission system maintenance managers

  • Serve as a liaison between operations and supply chain services

  • Maintain records and files essential to maintenance management

  • Coordinate with maintenance staff, contractors, and external vendors

  • Prepare preventive and corrective maintenance plans that are aligned with the organization's maintenance goals

  • Manage contractual relationships to with key service providers

    We want you on our team because

    • Minimum of 5 years of experience in electric transmission system maintenance

    • Broad knowledge of transmission maintenance practices for high-voltage apparatuses, AC and DC distribution equipment, protection and SCADA systems, transmission lines, and Right of Way, facilities and fleet equipment

    • Knowledge and understanding of applicable NERC compliance standards and electric utility business operating practices a plus

    • Pass a 7-year background check

    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite of applications including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook

    • Have experience working in a CMMS software such as Maximo, SAP, etc

    • Be able to work within the requirements of a regulated utility

    • Effectively manage multiple assignments occasionally under time constraints

    • Collaborate effectively with a diverse team

    • Solutions focused team player

    • Excellent time management and organizational skills

    • Strong written and verbal communication skills

    • Strong analytical and problem solving skills

    • Work independently with direction on a regular basis

    • Ability to learn new software as necessary

    • Occasional travel may be required, approx. 25 %

      This position is available in St Louis, MO, Amarillo, TX, Austin, TX or Albany, NY. LS Power offers highly competitive compensation and benefits packages and is committed to the career development of its employees.
      DEI Statement
      At LS Power, we seek to position our employees for success. We provide a stable and fulfilling career with an enhanced focus on diversity, equity and inclusion (DE&I). More than being an equal opportunity employer, we are committed to hiring and developing diverse talent as part of our pledge to "Powering Change." Through Powering Change, we embody the belief that diverse perspectives foster innovation, and in turn, the continued growth of LS Power.
      We provide our team the opportunity to share their unique perspectives, solve new challenges, and continue in their career growth. We are committed to supporting employees' happiness, healthiness, and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits that include 100% employer paid premium healthcare, paid parental leave and more.
      ID: 2022-1427
      External Company Name: LS Power Development, LLC
      External Company URL:
      Street: 1122 South Capital of Texas Highway, Suite 100

Keywords: LS Power Development, LLC, Austin , Transmission Work Planner, Other , Austin, Texas

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