Lead Pipeline Integrity Program
Columbia Gas of Kentucky
Lead Pipeline Integrity Program
DIMP & TIMP
Provide troubleshooting guidance to corrosion technicians
Manage the Active Corrosion program
Train and evaluate corrosion technicians
Continue education in corrosion courses (CP Interference, CP3, CIP, etc.)
Evaluate new technologies and processes within the industry/best practices
Support System Operations & Operations Leadership
Track costs associated with Corrosion Remediation
Run & organize annual monitoring program spreadsheets/data
Run reports on Preventive Maintenance
QA/QC of corrosion technicians & contractors
Perform root cause analysis, report and offer guidance regarding leak trends
Participate as a member of the NiSource corrosion SMR group
Drive continuous improvement with corrosion program
Assist with other departmental projects (Leakage, M&R)
Education & Experience
NACE CP1-Cathodic Protection Tester
3 years of experience as a corrosion technician
Continuing education in corrosion courses (CP Interference, CP3, CIP, etc.)
Possess all Operator Qualifications of the Corrosion Technician position
In-depth knowledge of and understanding of 49 C.F.R. Part 192 Subpart I, Subpart O and Subpart P
Experience performing ACVG, CIS, DCVG, and PCM
Knowledge and ability to mitigate AC and DC stray current interference
Strong knowledge of corrosion mechanisms, cathodic protection, and impressed current systems
Able to recognize and respond appropriately to abnormal operating conditions
Competent electrical knowledge
Proficient with WMS, Excel, Word, COGNOS, Ventyx, etc.
Possess a valid driver¿s license
Demonstrated ability to train and lead others
Preferred for Selection:
NACE CP2-Cathodic Protection Technician or NACE CIP Level 1
Experience leading Integrity Management surveys and excavations
Strong knowledge of pipeline coatings and their applications
High School Graduate or Equivalent
This position is subject to applicable DOT Anti-Drug and Alcohol Misuse Prevention Plan (AMPP) regulations.
Position located in Lexington, KY, but will require travel throughout the state.
Inclusion & Diversity
Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others’ perspectives/convictions, engaging others’ opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.
Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.
Treat others with respect and consideration. Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.
SR Operator Qualification Consultant
Louisville Gas & Electric
6900 Enterprise Drive
Serves as a technical consultant supplying DOT operator qualification and gas operational expertise on regulatory compliance, technical procedures, and safety practices to all levels of management, employees in the field and company contractors Reviews, approves and monitors contractors DOT operator qualification compliance in the field Conduct auditing of all DOT contractor operator qualification programs Respond to gas incidents and emergencies, during and outside normal working hours, supporting gas operations and executing the LG&E/KU operator qualification plan Conduct incident investigations verifying compliance with DOT operator qualification across all GDO and applicable electric operations Conduct operator qualification training, presentations and consulting for all lines of business Develop and implement operator qualification skills & abilities evaluator guides Conducts regular job site inspections/observations to ensure DOT operator qualification compliance, procedures and safety are followed Maintain a positive and professional rapport with various state and federal regulatory agencies Performs other duties as assigned by management.
Education & Experience
Bachelor degree in Business, Applied Science, Engineering, or an equivalent combination of knowledge and work experience with a minimum of 7 years’ experience in gas distribution operations Candidate must demonstrate an understanding of the importance of personal accountability and commitment to best in class performance; exemplifies the company’s commitment to operator qualification compliance by exhibiting a highly professional demeanor in all situations Candidate must have the ability to promote a positive work ethic; must be well organized yet flexible, with the ability to handle classroom instructional responsibilities, special assignments and meet multiple deadlines Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills and have the ability to prepare and deliver effective presentations Requires the ability to develop and retain a broad knowledge of company and field operations, construction standards, safety disciplines/rules, procedures and applicable DOT operator qualification, and other regulatory agency’s rules. Ability to read and comprehend technical journals and regulations and the ability to interpret information for an audience of various backgrounds and skills Requires the ability to manage multiple tasks and projects Excellent interpersonal skills needed with the ability to interact with all levels within the company and the ability to lead and direct large numbers of employees within classroom and field settings PC and MSOffice proficiency will be necessary for computer-based training and records maintenance. Driver’s license is required.
Preferred Qualifications Currently Possesses DOT operator qualification evaluator status or meets the requirements to become DOT operator qualification evaluator certified. Possesses in-depth knowledge of DOT 192 Subpart N, Operator Qualification regulations, record keeping and reporting requirements. Broad knowledge of company and field operations, construction standards, safety disciplines/rules, procedures and applicable DOT, PHMSA, PSC, IURC and other regulatory agency’s rules.
For more information or to apply, please visit: www.theladders.com/job/x9-sr-operator-qualification-consultant-louisville-ky_36481860