Deputy Regional Maintenance Manager Job in JONESBORO, AR

Vacancy No. PMA-17-SW-60-MP Department Department of Energy
Salary $72,168.00 to $93,821.00 Grade 12 to 12
Perm/Temp Permanent FT/PT Full-time
Open Date 1/10/2017 Close Date 1/23/2017
Job Link Apply Online Who may apply Status Candidates

Job Description (Please follow all instructions carefully)

Deputy Regional Maintenance Manager

Department of Energy

1 vacancy in the following location:

  • Jonesboro, AR
Work Schedule is Full Time - Permanent

Opened Tuesday 1/10/2017

Closes Monday 1/23/2017

  • Salary Range
    $72,168.00 to $93,821.00 / Per Year
  • Series & Grade
  • Promotion Potential
  • Supervisory Status
  • Who May Apply
    Current Federal employees with competitive status
    Former Federal employees with reinstatement eligibility
    Veterans eligible for VEOA
    Career and Interagency Transition Assistance Plans Eligibles
    OPM interchange agreement or a special appointing authority Eligibles
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Job Overview

Job Overview


About the Agency

Where would I be working?

Southwestern Area Power Administration
Jonesboro Maintenance Unit

A successful candidate in this position will serve as the Deputy Regional Maintenance Manager assigned to a Maintenance Unit within the Division of Maintenance, Southwestern Power Administration (Southwestern), who will serve as the full assistant and alter ego to the Regional Maintenance Manager sharing in the full responsibility of planning, directing, and supervising the programs relative to maintaining Southwestern's high-voltage, electric power transmission system including Rights of Way (ROW), substations, switchyards, communication sites, certain U.S. Army Corps of Engineers substations and switchyards, and also other Southwestern building and support facilities.


Supervise and Manage electricians, craftsmen, linemen, and equipment operators within a Regional Maintenance Unit, responsible for the continuous maintenance, operation, modification and construction of high voltage transmission lines and Rights of Way (ROW), substations, switchyards, communication sites, certain U.S. Army Corps of Engineers substations and switchyards, and also other Southwestern buildings and support facilities within a designated geographic region.

Develop short and long-term work schedules as well as prioritize assignments for crews to accomplish work in an adverse environments. Collaborate and coordinate with internal and external customers, landowners, the public, and other agencies for which activities or property may be involved in accomplishing required work.

Conduct periodic safety reviews and meetings, and ensure that employees are aware of and observe regulations and rules on housekeeping, conduct, and safety. Develop or direct development of job hazard analyses and direct occurrence of tailgate meetings. Ensure employees wear suitable clothing and personal protection equipment for carrying out assignments. Warrant that contractors adhere to safety rules and regulations when charged with that responsibility.

Direct the work of Maintenance Unit crews to be in compliance with North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) Southwest Power Pool (SPP), Occupational Health and Safety Health Administration (OSHA), National Electric Code (NEC), National Electric Safety CODE (NESC), Department of Energy (DOE), SOUTHWESTERN, the Basic Labor Agreement, and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) standards and regulations. Accurately prepare and timely submit written maintenance and transmission system data, procedures, and planning criteria documentation as required to demonstrate compliancy with the applicable standards and regulations of these governing organizations.

Travel Required

  • Occasional Travel
  • Overnight travel may be required up to 5 to 6 days per month.

Relocation Authorized

  • No
Job Requirements
Additional Information
How to Apply
Required Documents

Department Of Energy

Department of Energy


Susan Cunningham
Phone: 720-962-7112


Department of Energy
12155 West Alameda Parkway
Fax: 000-000-0000

Note: We cannot accept applications on behalf of Federal Agencies. Application instructions are listed within the Job Description.

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