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Distribution Supervisor ED

Date: Mar 15, 2023

Location: Somerset, NJ, US

Company: PSEG

Requisition: 74138

PSEG Company: Public Service Electric & Gas Co.    

Salary Range: $ 78,600 - $ 149,400 

Incentive: PIP 10%   

Work Location Category: Onsite  

PSEG operates under a Flexible Work Model where flexible work is offered when job requirements allow. In support of this model, roles have been categorized into one of four work location categories: onsite roles, hybrid roles that are a blend of onsite and remote work, remote local roles that are primarily home-based but require some level of purpose-driven in-person interaction and living within a commutable distance, and remote non-local roles that can be effectively performed remotely with the ability to work in approved states.

PSEG offers a unique experience to our more than 12,000 employees – we provide the resources and opportunities for career development that come with being a Fortune 500 company, as well as the attention, camaraderie and care for one another you might typically associate with a small business. Our focus on combatting climate change through clean energy technology, our new net zero climate vision for 2030 and enhanced commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion; and supporting the communities we serve make this a particularly exciting time to join PSEG.

Job Summary

This is a first level supervisory position in the Electric Division. This is a PSE&G position and as such may be required to perform functions different from normal operations and work schedule during storm/outage restoration efforts. Reporting to an alternate work location may also be required

Job Responsibilities

• Supervise assigned personnel in the construction, maintenance and operation of associated overhead facilities.
• Layout/supervise the work of others. Assign and direct work to accomplish the desired results in a safe, efficient and expeditious manner.
• Promote safety principles.
• Train/instruct personnel in work practices and use of tools and equipment.
• Achieve the desired results of the Organization through the use of PSEG values and tools, sound management practices and skills and a total commitment to teamwork.
• Apply extensive knowledge of applicable portions of Company/Union agreement: 
Coach, Counsel and recognize associates, as required, and handle First Step Grievance meetings in accordance with Positive Discipline.
• Conduct fact-finding meetings as required. Conduct performance appraisal reviews with bargaining unit associates.
Accept  call-out assignments. Assist in the emergency response and restoration for major events to include accepting Mutual Aid obligations. Respond outside of normal hours, even when not on-call. Recognize unusual conditions and take corrective action.

Job Specific Qualifications

  • High school graduate or equivalent. Must possess and maintain a valid driver’s license.
  • Extensive knowledge of applicable portions of Company/Union Agreement. Ability to recognize unusual conditions and take corrective action.
  • A minimum of 5 years of extensive experience in the construction/maintenance of overhead outside plant facilities.
  • Must possess or obtain a CDL license within 6 months.
  • Must obtain an acceptable score on the First Line Supervisor's Test (FLST) unless presently and directly supervising (i.e. responsible for performance review) blue collar, operating department/represented associates for a minimum of 12 continuous months. For those who have previously taken and received an acceptable score on the FLST but who are not presently and directly supervising represented associates, test results will be valid for a maximum period of two years from the date the test was taken. Acceptable test results exceeding the two year period (for those applicants not presently and directly supervising represented associates) cannot be used in bidding on or applying for a first line supervisory position for which the test was validated. Safety sensitive position. D.O.T. testing required.


High School


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Candidates must foster an inclusive work environment and respect all aspects of diversity. Successful candidates must demonstrate and value differences in others' strengths, perspectives, approaches, and personal choices.

As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG LI, you should be aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule that may be different from normal operations.

Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to 10 CFR Part 810 controlled information.  If the position does require access to this information, the Talent Acquisition representative will provide further details upon making an offer.

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