Maintenance Manager - Transmission

Location: Texas, USA Salary: competitive
Sector: Power and Renewables Type: Permanent


  • Ensure a safety-conscious environment by implementing, supporting, and enforcing proper safety practices, procedures, and programs.
  • Oversee personnel & resources in construction and O&M on the transmission system and substation
  • Ensure compliance of the protection system regarding maintenance testing of transmission, and under frequency relaying as well as time synchronization of fault recorders and tie-line fault recording
  • Use predictive and preventive maintenance techniques to safeguard transmission, substation, and relay equipment/system availability and reliability.
  • Develops, directs and oversees the processes necessary to comply with FERC/NERC compliance
  • Supports planning and engineering projects, capital construction projects, and business development projects - Full project life cycle
  • Able to organize and monitor financials, operations, inspections, etc. providing direction to achieve company goals and objectives.
  • Ensure transmission/substation/relay reliability goals are achieved through completion of scheduled maintenance activities for all system outages and emergencies
  • Direct and manage completion all O&M activities within defined schedule timelines and project budgets at the highest safety standards


  • Thorough knowledge of transmission line, electrical distribution, substation construction and maintenance
  • Proficient in understanding blueprints, specifications, proposals, and other documentation to view time/cost/labor estimates
  • Ability to prepare construction schedules in Microsoft Project, Primavera, P6 or comparable tools
  • Bachelor degree in Construction Management, Engineering or related field is preferred.
  • Be available, on-call to respond to emergencies and direct/coordinate activities.
  • Ability to travel 75% of the time

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