Working in a new control center with cutting edge situational awareness technologies, Dispatchers monitor and operate the power system including dispatching crews during emergency events on the transmission system. Dispatchers plan, coordinate and execute switching operations with field crews within substations and on transmission lines. Dispatchers maintain the highest level of safety and reliability across the power system operating under NERC standards.
High school diploma. Associate or Bachelor of Science degree preferred. One to three years system operator experience and NERC System Operator certification is preferred; however, all experience levels will be considered. Essential skills include basic computer skills including Microsoft Office applications, strong attention to detail, ability to effectively manage multiple tasks and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to obtain NERC System Operator certification. The successful applicant will have the ability to solve problems under time critical scenarios and should be eager to learn new skills.
POSITION SCHEDULE: Rotating Shifts including weekends, holidays and may include overtime.