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Mgr Operations

Location: 

Middletown, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc

UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,700 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance
Job Summary

This Operations Management role in our Middletown, PA office will direct and manage a team of supervisors responsible for employees and outside contractors in the safe, reliable and cost effective installation and maintenance of UGI gas distribution facilities. 

Duties and Responsibilities
  • Assist in establishing the Area operating budget for utility operations and manage Area performance to meet the budget 
  • Manage Area maintenance capital budget to ensure effective use of dollars while maintaining the integrity of the distribution system 
  • Assist in measuring and prioritizing Area marketing and operating goals consistent with Area key performance indicator objectives and requirements.  Direct the operation to meet these goals
  • Provide area leadership to encourage interdepartmental communication and cooperation in support of the mission.
  • Develop a strong supervisory team and promote individual growth and development among the operating section employees
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  • Knowledge of construction methods and practices related to the installation and maintenance of gas facilities.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Strong computer skills with Microsoft Office experience.
  • Previous supervisory or leadership experience preferred.
  • Safe Driving History (confirmed by driver’s record check) – recent and/or multiple driving violations may disqualify a candidate from employment.
Education and Experience

Education:  HS Diploma or equivalent required.  Bachelors Degree or equivalent experience and training preferred.
Experience:  5 years of progressive experience in the Gas Industry
 

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

 

Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with UGI policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, UGI cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician. Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.