Director, Operations Engineering
ITC Holdings Corp. - Novi, MI

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Provide administrative and technical leadership to a group of multi-skilled engineering professionals whose responsibilities have a high strategic impact on the safe and reliable operation of the electric transmission system.

ITC Job Responsibilities
  • Solve technical problems by interpreting and evaluating information, uncovering related issues, developing methods or procedures for gathering information, making recommendations and implementing solutions.
  • Manage work flow by scheduling work, providing work direction, setting goals and objectives, developing productivity measures and implementing a work unit policy.
  • Represent the work unit in matters related to engineering and computer system applications involved in the real-time operation of the transmission system.
  • Develop and maintain a highly skilled, motivated and team oriented workforce by participating in the interviewing and hiring of new employees, aiding in employee development, mentoring and coaching, counseling, training, evaluating and recognizing performance.
  • Provide expertise to planning, engineering and maintenance organizations on cross-functional matters; respond to inquiries regarding operating issues including security analysis, operating practices, equipment outage schedules, system performance and cross-functional support requirements.
  • Perform assignments on internal and external projects regarding technical and non-technical matters, as directed by senior management; participate on industry forums representing the corporate/organization position.
Participate in developing organization policy, implementing corporate policies and human resource management, negotiating and resolving issues, establishing timekeeping/pay practices and communicating the corporate/organization vision.

ITC Job Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering.
  • Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering preferred.
  • Registered Professional Engineer License preferred.
  • Minimum of ten (10) years of progressively responsible experience in the utility industry with experience in transmission operations or planning.
  • Minimum of five (5) years of supervisory or leadership experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of operational planning and real-time operations.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Energy/Transmission Management System computer application programs (i.e. State Estimator, Contingency Analysis and Dispatcher Load Flow) used to perform system security analysis in both real-time and study modes.
  • Ability to move frequently between multiple tasks, while prioritizing conflicting priorities.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing, with superiors, colleagues and individuals inside and outside the Company.
  • Sound analytical, problem solving and documentation skills.
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint).

ITC Benefits

ITC offers a competitive benefit package that includes medical, dental, vision, retirement, tuition reimbursement, and more.

ITC EEOC Statement

ITC Holdings Corp. is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer.

About this company
ITC Holdings Corp., through its Regulated Operating Subsidiaries, International Transmission Company (ITCTransmission), Michigan Electric...