Realtime Asset Manager 9/8/2016
Pacific Gas & Electric
San Francisco, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY CompanyBased in San Francisco, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. And we
deliver some of the nation?s cleanest energy to our customers in Northern and Central California. For PG&E, ?Together, Building a Better California? is not just a slogan. It?s the very core of our mission and the scale by which we measure our success. We know
that the nearly 16 million people who do business with our company count on our more than 24,000 employees for far more than the delivery of utility services. They, along with every citizen of the state we call home, also expect PG&E to help improve their
quality of life, the economic vitality of their communities, and the prospect for a better future fueled by clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer
that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce.? All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected
veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.Department OverviewThe men and women of Electric Operations ensure the
delivery of safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management,
business planning, restoration and emergency response.Position SummaryReal-Time Asset Managers are responsible for monitoring, dispatching and controlling PG&E?s portfolio of generating units and associated water conveyance systems to ensure
ancillary service obligations are met. As part of this responsibility, the Real-Time Asset Managers are also required to make assessments, develop strategies and implement those results
throughout their assigned shifts. The decisions include
instructing Hydro and Power Plant operators to shut down and start generating units, vary the generation output to achieve desired
energy schedules and water management.
The Real Time Asset Management function acts as PG&E?s single point contact
with the CAISO for real time generation dispatch communications and instructions on a 24 x 7 basis.
The position is staffed on a 24 x 7 basis. The shift rotation provides coverage which includes weekdays, weekends, nights, and holidays. This position is
based in San Francisco and will also
require up to 30% travel time to Vacaville and San Ramon.
Staffing the department?s emergency backup facility is also part of the responsibility of the RealTime Asset Manager. PG&E is seeking a dedicated
individual that can work in a fast paced environment and possess the ability to work as an effective team member to perform these duties while complying with all required regulations, such as the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC), California
Public Utilities Commission (CPUC) and the CAISO Tariff. Key capabilities include the ability to multi-task, maintain situational awareness, effectively communicate and make decisions quickly. As this is a role that covers a diverse portfolio, qualified candidates
will need to have a strong motivation and capacity for learning. Additionally, this is a very team oriented environment where team members rely heavily upon one another so the ability to work well with others in a professional manner is
?Bachelor?s Degree in a quantitative disc