Sr. Distribution System Dispatcher
Newark , Delaware
October 20, 2017

Position Description

Optimize the practices, policies, procedures and programs to operate the electric and gas distribution system in a safe, reliable and efficient manner with the welfare of employees, customers, the public and shareholders in mind.

Follow established operating practices and procedures as they relate to customer restoration, switching and operating for scheduled and emergent work. Manage real-time system alarm status and loading conditions. Perform system restoration during storms and emergency events.

Perform the work of receiving, recording, routing, dispatching customer calls, information, orders, and emergency calls. Serve as the tagging authority by leading and directing the application of the safety tagging procedures. Execute line clearance orders by confirming and directing the placement of tags. Lead, direct and supervise associates in restoring customers and safely clearing and restoring equipment. Recognize and reinforce strong performers. Take appropriate administrative actions to address weak performers.

Control and operate the 2.4kV, 4kV and 13kV and 34kV distribution system and 34kV sub-transmission. Span of control includes all devices connected to the sub-transmission and distribution system, up to and including the following substation equipment: distribution circuit breakers, distribution busses, station aux power transformers, distribution transformers, transformer primary devices (34kV & 13kV), 13kV and 4kV busses, bus ties and incoming transmission line devices.

Control and operate the 34kV sub-transmission system up to and including the source circuit breaker at the substation.

Respond to all gas service interruptions and emergencies. Respond to electrical service interruptions involving all distribution and sub-transmission mentioned above.

Perform electrical switching on a planned, emergent and emergency basis on the 2.4 kV, 4kV, 13kV, and 34kV distribution system and 34kV sub-transmission system.

Maintain system voltages as well as line and equipment loadings within acceptable limits.

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.

Position Requirements

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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