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Xcel Energy Inc.

Senior Energy Supply Standards Policy & Compliance Consultant Job

Xcel Energy Inc. - Denver, CO

This position is responsible for providing project management, direction, and leadership as it relates to Regulatory Compliance and Service Policy for the Energy Supply organization. This will include management of various regulatory compliance programs within Energy Supply including compliance with NERC standards, federal requirements, tariff requirements, and state regulatory requirements. Responsible for the integration of business processes with the overall corporate compliance program and coordination with the corporate compliance officer.


  Direction of the overall Energy Supply Compliance Program. This will include all federal, state, applicable regulatory bodies (e.g. NERC, WECC, MISO, SPP etc.) and contractual compliance filing and data responsibilities for Energy Supply. This will entail project direction responsibility to establish and implement the plan across the organization.

Development and maintenance of policies and procedures to facilitate compliance with applicable requirements. Review and maintenance of required documentation and supporting materials. Oversight of internal processes to ensure compliance and associated reporting.

Direction of the NERC/FERC reliability standards program and coordination of the overall audit process for the regulators for Energy Supply. This effort will entail some project direction to establish and implement the updated NERC/FERC policies process across the organization.

Coordination of Energy Supply positions on standards development process at NERC, FERC and RTOs. Liaison to other internal business units and external workgroups.

Key liaison with the Compliance Governance process as it relates to overall company compliance standard implementation (e.g. Sarbanes Oxley).

Other duties as necessary including: training development, personnel management, systems development, etc.


  Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Business Administration preferred; combination of education and experience providing equivalent knowledge will be considered.

Knowledge of current NERC CIP requirements and regulations.

Minimum of 8 years of experience in power generation or equivalent industrial power and/or equipment OEM operations and maintenance processes.

Comprehensive knowledge of generating facility operations and maintenance processes, with expertise in process control, electrical, turbinegenerator/rotating equipment.

Strong written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated large project management skills, and ability to process large quantities of information.

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energyrelated products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes:  CO Denver || CO Denver; MN Minneapolis; TX Amarillo || United States (US) || Operations || 31243:ES Tech Compliance || FullTime || NonBargaining ||

Requisition Number: 10509

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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Location: Denver, CO

Company Profile:
Our name reflects our core value — excellence in energy products and services. We are committed to customer satisfaction by continuously improving our operations to be a low-cost, reliable, environmentally sound energy provider. We have been successfully proving this to our customers for more than 130 years and will work hard to continue with this commitment in the future.