Incident Investigator, Principal (FLEXIBLE LOCATION)
Requisition ID # 87726
Job Category : Business Operations / Strategy
Job Level : Manager/Principal
Business Unit: Electric Operations
Job Location : Santa Rosa
The men and women of Electric Operations ensure the delivery of safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, system protection engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management, business planning, restoration and emergency response.
PG&E is seeking an experienced business professional to be a member of the Electric Incident Investigations (EII) Team as an Operations Data Analyst. The EII team is responsible for reporting Electric Incidents (EIRs) to the California Public Utilities Commission (CPUC), investigating EIRs to determine the cause and any corrective or preventive measures to mitigate reoccurrence, investigating ignition incidents, and leading/staffing the Intelligence & Investigations section of the Emergency Operations Center (EOC) for Public Safety Power Shutoff (PSPS) events.
This role will have a high level of visibility with PG&E leadership and will support one or many aspects of EII’s scope. A strong applicant will be an organized, motivated, inquisitive, a consensus builder, and seeks to understand the “bigger picture”.
Location of this position is flexible within PG&E service territory and will require occasional travel to other areas around PG&E’s service territory.
Manages very complex investigations and analysis projects with very limited supervision from initial request to presenting findings and responding to data requests, ensuring timely completion.
Consistently works with Electric Operations partner organizations including inside counsel, law claims, external counsel, and other key stakeholders
BA/BS Degree in Engineering, Business or other related field or equivalent work experience
8 years of related work experience.
Travel to other facilities for meetings and site visits about 10% to 20% of time.
Experience with electric operation systems (design or operation or data systems associated within electric operations)
Strong drive for results and continuous improvement
Strong verbal / written communication and presentation skills
Ability to effectively communicate highly complex ideas to diverse audiences using a variety of media with credibility, confidence and clarity
Ability to handle multiple projects and stakeholders and work in a fast-paced environment
Ability to gain consensus from various stakeholders across multiple workgroups in a matrixed environment