Gas Compliance Training Consultant-24248
Xcel Energy is seeking a professional to provide gas operations training for apprentices and existing journeymen at our Materials Distribution Center in Henderson, CO or our new training facility in Hugo, MN. This challenging position offers a unique opportunity to assist in developing a new gas operations training process. Some travel may be required throughout our service territories.
This position provides primary support to gas operations and is responsible for identifying, developing and/or implementing departmental, corporate, and regulatory required training initiatives. Subject matter expert within assigned area of responsibility. Provides daily direction for training program participants. Develop, deliver, administer and schedule compliance and technical training programs to bargaining, non-bargaining and management employees ensuring content and method utilized is in compliance with regulatory requirements (i.e. OSHA, EPA, State and Company policies/procedures etc.). Provide internal consulting services to operating units including all levels of management ensuring current and future regulatory and technical training requirements are met. Manage and audit record keeping process and report as required. Interface with industry, regulatory, and state agencies to ensure current and future programs are compliant. Lead or participate on training/safety teams. Lead various Joint Apprentice Training committees to ensure that apprentice training meets state certification requirements.
Essential Responsibilities :
-Develop, coordinate, deliver and administer compliance and technical training to bargaining and non-bargaining unit employees including management. Interface with industry and regulatory agencies to keep current on the changes developing in the regulations.
-Provide internal consulting services to operating units including all levels of management ensuring current and future regulatory requirements are met. Work as a liaison with state and federal regulators on critical issues (such as incident investigations, policy improvements, participating in program audits).
-Coordinate, schedule and determine appropriate content and method of training (i.e. on-line training, virtual training and face-to-face training) for all employees (bargaining unit, non-bargaining unit and management) ensuring technical and regulatory requirements are met.
-Utilize business process tools (scorecard, management system processes, material and delivery evaluations) to improve efficiency and the quality of services and products delivered to the customer ensuring programs are effective.
-Provide direction to Technical Training staff to ensure complete and accurate documentation of training and evaluations. Manage and audit process to ensure programs and methods are compliant with current and future regulatory requirements.
-Reporting of annual compliance training as required.
At Xcel Energy, our customers' quality of life depends on the energy we provide. Every time they flip a switch or turn a dial, they tap into the energy of over 12,000 people working to make life better. As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers.
Xcel Energy has become a leader in the energy industry by demonstrating excellence in environmental performance. Our environmental commitment includes improving air quality, conserving resources, harnessing renewable energy, and protecting wildlife and habitats.
Xcel Energy's vitality comes from our people. It takes professionals in engineering, customer service, linemen, marketing and sales professionals, energy traders, mechanics, finance and accounting professionals and many others to power our company. We offer competitive compensation and benefit programs that include a range of options and coverage levels.
Bachelor of Science degree or equivalent education and experience in the natural gas industry. At least five years of experience working with gas compliance and regulatory requirements and/or a related technical area. Strong presentation, project management, and communication skills (written and oral) required. Knowledge of ADDIE theory and application beneficial. Must be proficient in computer programs (Word, Excel, Power Point, etc.). Journeyman experience in the natural gas industry preferred. Commerical Driver's License preferred. Position may require extended periods of time at various customer sites.
Primary Location: CO-Henderson
Other Locations: MN-Hugo
Union Position: Non-Bargaining
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