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Duke Energy Corporation

Dir Gas Ops Carolinas West

Duke Energy Corporation - Charlotte, NC

Dir Gas Ops Carolinas West','141880','!*!Summary:

Position is responsible for 24/7 safe, reliable operation of

the natural gas distribution and transmission assets including 24/7 emergency

responsibilities.  This position oversees

designated natural gas utility operations, including defining and leading

strategic initiatives of commercial/residential pipeline development and

profitable operations as well as providing safe and reliable services to

customers throughout the Company’s operating territory (Note: the geographical

size and customer base vary by function and/or region). Directs and ensures

departmental compliance with all governmental regulations and corporate

programs such as, but not limited to safety, environmental, and DOT compliance;

responsible for departmental financial performance, including setting and

meeting budgets. 

This position also serves as the Company’s leadership

representative for all key activities and strategic issues that emerge and

provides a focal point for leadership and oversight for all employees in areas

of safety, reliability, customer service, financial performance and employee



Develop and lead a high performance team to ensure safety,

system reliability, financial, and program/project goals are achievedManage overall performance and accountability for the Field

Operations and Distribution Construction organizations in the areas of safety,

reliability, customer satisfaction, financial targets and employee

engagement.  This entails helping to set

direction, monitoring progress, overseeing corrective action and achieving

targets.Maintain effective and on-going communication and dialogue

with employees regarding key issues such as Company strategy & direction;

goal setting, status & performance; compliance with regulatory and Company

requirements; employee engagement, leadership development, etc.Establish strategic direction for key matters and provide

leadership for employees that are consistent with Company values, policy and

direction.  Collaborate with other

functional organizations and other Business Units leadership to contribute to

the overall success of the Enterprise and its employees.Represent the Company with utility industry agencies and

regulatory bodies in areas of safety, gas compliance, and operational

performance.  Ensure that focus is

maintained in the areas of safety, reliability, compliance and customer


','!*!Basic Qualifications:


Bachelor's degree from a four-year college in

business, engineering, or other technical field with 9 years of management

& leadership experience in a related field and proven ability and experience

developing and implementing operational and financial plans.


General understanding of construction and

maintenance practices.


Demonstrated ability to manage large, complex



Demonstrated ability to motivate and lead a

diverse team of management personnel.


Demonstrates a strong orientation for safety,

sense of urgency, and customer service


Demonstrated verbal and written communication

skills and ability to work with all levels of Company leadership.


Proven leadership skills, including negotiation

and conflict management.


Excellent problem-solving and decision-making



Ability to understand what activities must be

undertaken within a major functional area in order to achieve the goals of the



Ability to define problems, collect data, deal

with abstract variables, and draw valid conclusions.


Demonstrated ability to monitor and achieve

financial and operational objectives.


Facilitating and Championing Change –

Encouraging others to seek opportunities for different and innovative

approaches to addressing problems and opportunities; encouraging the

implementation and acceptance of change within the workplace; serving as a

change agent.


Desired Qualifications:


Knowledge of the gas industry.


Demonstrated working knowledge of natural gas

distribution and transmission systems, equipment and associated policies,

practices, and procedures.


Demonstrated the ability to manage field



Experience with represented (collective

bargaining) employees and labor contracts.


Educational Background - Master’s degree in

business or engineering.


Demonstrates the ability to direct and manage

24/7 emergency responsibilities.','Energy Delivery','North Carolina-Charlotte-Piedmont Natural Gas (PNG)','','Full-time','Yes, 10 % of the Time','Dec 1, 2017','Dec 14, 2017','Yes','Yes','','','No','No','No','No','Dir Gas Ops Carolinas West

10 days 4 hours ago

Duke Energy Corporation


Dir Gas Ops Carolinas West Duke Energy Corporation - Charlotte, NC, United States


Location: Charlotte, NC

Company Profile:
Duke Energy makes life better for millions of people every day by providing electric and gas services in a sustainable way – affordable, reliable and clean. We are the largest electric power holding company in the United States, supplying and delivering energy to approximately 7.2 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 57,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services in Ohio and Kentucky. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.