Training and Contract Admin Supervisor at MidAmerican Energy Company

Posted in Other 4 days ago.

Location: Sioux Falls, South Dakota

Job Description:

Job Description

The training supervisor/contract administrator schedules training, updates training materials, selects subject matter experts and is responsible for all aspects of training in the Sioux Falls, SD area. The training supervisor/contract administrator works with the Sioux Falls operations supervisors utilizing the Sioux Falls Formal Training Program to ensure that all employees are adequately trained to perform their job function and operator qualified prior to performing the work in the field. The training supervisor/contract administrator will work with other areas of the company to ensure uniform training, instructs as appropriate, acts as a liaison with local fire departments and provides them with requested training. The training supervisor/contract administrator forecasts, schedules and supervises contractor crew activities related to gas customer service, operations and maintenance and construction. The contract administrator administers the contract agreements, ensures compliance with company policies and local, state and federal regulations, handles customer questions and complaints and enforces safety rules and practices. The contract administrator exercises direct supervision of contract personnel. This position has an additional responsibility which includes providing technical expertise, support including duty supervisor on call, operational training and oversight functions of contractor workforce. This position also provides active leadership and technical support to fulfill the objectives and goals of MidAmerican Energy Company distribution operations.

Direct Reports
Distribution specialist Administrative assistant


Provides oversight and direction of training schedules, training material development, selection of subject matter experts, and is responsible for all aspects of training in the Sioux Falls area. (55%) Provides oversight and direction of contractors when coordinating project activities associated with the gas systems. (20%) Anticipates needs, forecasts, schedules, coordinates and oversees contractor and manpower personnel. (5%) Processing and payment of contractor invoicing. (5%) Administers and assists in the development of contract agreements. (5%) Assists in the development of project plans, provide direction and coordinate project activities associated with contractors, field services and operations. (5%) Handles unusual or difficult inquiries/situations through direct personal action or refers to the appropriate individual. (5%) Ensures compliance with all local, state and federal regulations and company policies. Responsible for on-call duty rotation in their area. Perform additional responsibilities as requested or assigned. Demonstration of knowledge and understanding of human performance improvement techniques. Evaluate present practices and implement processes, concepts, training and tools to prevent, detect and correct human errors that may adversely impact the safe, reliable operation of the natural gas transmission and distribution system.


Bachelor's degree in business, engineering, or related field; or equivalent work experience. (Typically six years of related, progressive work experience would be needed for candidates applying for this position who do not possess bachelor's degree.) Four years of related gas experience, including one year in a senior technical/leadership role. Computer proficiency; experience with MLS, Microsoft Office, CSS, WMS, Advantex/MDT and G Net systems preferred. Effective written and verbal communication skills. Must demonstrate success in clearly articulating information and issues to audiences of varied perspectives and backgrounds. Effective level of interpersonal and leadership abilities. Requires the skill and expertise to effectively lead a variety of employee positions. Effective analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills. Negotiation skills in order to influence, persuade, sell and lead opinion. Technical expertise related to the operation of gas utility systems and expertise related to the use and maintenance of equipment and tools. Project management skills; ability to prioritize and handle multiple tasks and projects concurrently. Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without an accommodation. We celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or religious creed, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status (except as required by law), gender (including gender identity and expression), sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or military status, familial or parental status, marital status or any other category protected by applicable local, state or U.S. federal law.


Job Identification 10001302
Job Category Gas Operations
Posting Date 06/10/2024, 03:48 PM
Apply Before 07/10/2024, 08:48 PM
Job Schedule Full time
Job Shift Day
Locations 1200 SO Blauvelt Ave, Sioux Falls, SD, 57105, US
Travel Requirements No Travel Needed
Salary Range $87,600 - $103,100
Relocation Assistance Not currently offered for this position
Business MidAmerican Energy Company


Salary: $87.00

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