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Supervisor, Gas Transmission & Distribution

LocationHayward, California;

Requisition ID # 125290 

Job Category: Maintenance / Construction / Operations 

Job Level: Supervisor

Business Unit: Gas Operations

Job Location: Hayward

Department Overview

Gas Operations is focused on ensuring the safe and reliable flow of natural gas to our customers. As a whole, Gas Operations is responsible for all aspects of PG&E’s gas distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, restoration and emergency response.

This position is a DOT (Department of Transportation) covered classification and is subject to random drug and/or alcohol screening.

Position Summary

Manages teams directly or indirectly involved in operations & maintenance of the gas transmission and distribution system including completing all unplanned, emergent work and all mandated program work. Oversees personnel performing maintenance work, short-cycle construction work, I&R activities and all mandated programs.

Job Responsibilities

  • DOT-Emergency Response Only
  • Communicates business goals and objectives to the work group and holds all accountable to same.
  • Completes and maintains all work documentation and/or reporting.(seems a lot like last bullet)
  • Develops the business knowledge and technical skills of all field employees. Fosters teamwork within work group and across all company functions.
  • Ensures all associated paperwork and work packages are accurate.
  • Ensures compliance of: 1) leak grading and 2) L&M & Leak Survey tools and equipment as required by the CPUC.
  • Ensures mandated compliance dates and regulations are met
  • Ensures that customers' needs and expectations are met; ensures clear, professional, proactive communication with customers.
  • Ensures that work is executed safely including personal and public safety metrics
  • Ensures work is executed within scope, schedule and cost expectations
  • Facilitates weekly team meetings/tailboards and adjunct training as needed.
  • Fully implements and holds subordinates accountable for safety best practices and adherence to the safety accountability model. Ensures full compliance with the Injury & Illness Prevention Program, working closely with area Safety Program Coordinators.
  • Identifies and pursues productivity improvements and implements work practices to reduce operating costs while meeting corporate and regulatory compliance.
  • Leads root-cause investigations on all PG&E at-fault dig-ins and/or reportable events.
  • Manages a team a team of gas craft employees, ensuring compliance with corporate and regulatory requirements and alignment with company values.
  • Manages a team of union represented employees
  • Manages emergency responses to all requests including equipment maintenance, ensuring employees respond in a timely manner and provide total quality service.
  • Monitors compliance to standards and specifications, to achieve high quality work the first time done. Develops action plans to address deficiencies in process or employee skill/knowledge and tracks the progress of those plans.
  • Monitors the Gas Operator Qualification (OQ) Program and ensures compliance. Maintains craft qualification records for employees, such as welding and plastic fusion as required by CPUC.
  • Oversees both projects and 2nd party contracting within the area of responsibility
  • Reviews all department maintenance documents for accuracy and completeness prior to filing for future reference or for audit purposes.
  • Reviews leak investigation documents and leak survey maps for accuracy and completeness.
  • Serves customers by providing timely completion of gas maintenance, gas construction, transmission & regulatory work, and or gas damage control.



  • High School or GED-General Educational Development-GED Diploma
  • Experience in gas industry, 5 years
  • CA Class C License, or equivalent
  • Ability to travel using personal vehicle
  • Ability to work on-call rotation
  • Ability to pass federally mandated random drug and alcohol testing


  • Bachelors Degree in Business Administration or job-related discipline or equivalent experience
  • Leadership experience, non-represented employees
  • Experience in customer service
  • Leadership experience, job-related
  • Experience in gas utility


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