Director Metering

Job type:Permanent
Salary/Rate:$149,000 - $223,000 per year
Business Sector:Engineering
Job ref:SB836553113
Post Date:February 06, 2024
Lighthouse Professional Services, a division of Staffing 360 Solutions group of companies, has been providing contract and direct hire talent to client companies, ranging from small businesses to Fortune 500 corporations for over 50 years. Our offices are in New York, Connecticut, and Massachusetts, and we work with clients across the country. Our management and recruiting teams are led by experienced industry professionals. We invest in excellent working partnerships, powered by people.

We are currently seeking an Director of Metering in White Plains, NY.

Provide technical direction and management of engineering services necessary to accomplish accurate and reliable system measurements in order to help optimize system economics and provide safe and reliable electric service.

• Ensure that the NYPA metering system (measurement and collection) meets or exceeds industry standards to ensure accurate revenue capture for NYPA.
• Ensure uniform system-wide NYPA practices with regard to metering and resolve any customer, inter-utility or NYISO concerns.
• Provide accurate revenue and scheduling meter data to the ECC, MED and NYISO.
• Interface with other NYPA departments on interdepartmental projects and ensure that the most productive and cost effective solutions are chosen.
• Ensure good coordination between the Meter Engineering Group and other Power Generation Engineering Disciplines and support groups.
• Prepare project schedules, cost estimates and monitor progress.
• Prepare projected and completed monthly activity report.
• Provide NYPA with a central source of engineering expertise in measurement instrumentation.
• Coordinate and standardize measurement equipment applications, testing and maintenance procedures.
• Evaluate state-of-the-art improvements in measurement equipment/systems, and optimize the advantages in system applications.
• Manage and provide direction in the development and execution of equipment and electrical construction contracts for system measurement applications.
• Provide a well-coordinated interface with New York State and Canadian utilities regarding inter-utility revenue metering systems.
• Train less experienced engineers and technicians.
• Supervise and provide appropriate feedback and guidance to influence performance for both the engineering and bargaining unit technical positions.
• Provide direction to a multi-level, multi-faceted group made up of engineering and technician professionals, and bargaining unit personnel.
• Manage employees including performance management, salary administration, succession planning and workload balancing.  Identify and recommend solutions to modify staff to meet NYPA needs.
• Develop, monitor, and manage capital and operating budgets.

5-10 years of experience
Salary Range- $145,000-$223,000