Responsible for optimizing the practices, policies, procedures and programs to operate electric T&D systems (e.g. PEPCO 4kV, 13kV, 34kV, and 69kV electric sub-transmission and distribution) in a safe, reliable and efficient manner with the welfare of employees, customers, the public and shareholders in mind. Arrange outage requests and compile switching routines for internal and external departments. Analyze project diagram related work and coordinate the addition of new equipment to the system. Create electrical zones of protection for field personnel to work within, satisfying all safety tagging procedures. Maintain and apply a working knowledge of the Exelon Management Model for business controls and meet management's expectation for conducting effective business.
Position may be required to work extended hours, including 24 x 7 coverage during storms or other energy delivery emergencies.
Bachelor's degree in engineering or closely related discipline and 5 - 8 years experience in the planning, design, operation or maintenance of high voltage electrical equipment on the electrical / gas distribution system OR high school diploma and 9 - 12 years of company related experience.
Combined 3 - 5 years experience as Dist Sys Dispatcher II (Operating Dispatcher) and operating/construction/engineering or equivalent background.
Working knowledge of the distribution system to include loading limitations, operating procedures, emergency operating procedures and protective card requirements.
Independent decision-making and judgment is absolutely necessary to maintain the integrity and security of the system, insuring electrical switching activities are performed in a safe, efficient and timely manner.
Must be able to work long hours in stressful situations during storms, emergency situations and high work load periods
Bachelor's degree in engineering or closely related discipline.
5 years experience as Dist Sys Dispatcher II (Operating Dispatcher) and equivalent background in operating, construction or engineering.
Working knowledge of the distribution system and related substation equipment, which consists of 4kV & 12kV reclosers and circuit breakers.
Pepco Holdings, an Exelon Company, is an equal opportunity employer with a commitment to diversity and does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of characteristics protected by law. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected Veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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