The American Gas Association, founded in 1918, represents more than 200 local energy companies that deliver clean natural gas throughout the United States. There are more than 71 million residential, commercial and industrial natural gas customers in the U.S., of which 92 percent — more than 65 million customers — receive their gas from AGA members. Today, natural gas meets almost one-fourth of the United States' energy needs.
Engineering Services Manager
AGA is seeking candidates for the position of Engineering Services Manager.
The manager will administer the work of the Operations and Engineering Section technical committee(s), task groups and other O&E Section programs; provide technical and staff support for AGA’s Peer to Peer Review program as well as industry data collection, analysis, and summaries; organize and conduct industry workshops, seminars, conferences and roundtables by developing agendas, confirming speakers, leading discussions, and potentially giving presentations; stay abreast of industry developments and assist Managing Director, Engineering Services in determining appropriate short-term and long-term plans for the Engineering group.
The position requires general knowledge of natural gas distribution and transmission systems; awareness of regulations affecting the natural gas industry; excellent communications skills, both oral and written; ability to communicate technical issues, both orally and in writing to technical and non-technical audiences; excellent facilitation skills and the ability to develop, organize and conduct workshops and technical programs from start to finish and the ability to develop and deliver presentations in public forums. The successful candidate will have the ability to successfully work on multi-disciplinary teams to accomplish team goals. The ability to integrate diverse opinions into consensus positions for AGA membership, manage projects within established budgets and timetables and the ability to recognize and implement opportunities to generate revenue are essential. Project managerial skills, ability to use personal computers for engineering analysis and routine business, including word processing, spreadsheet and database programs and the ability to travel are required.
Candidates must have experience in natural gas industry operations, preferably gas distribution or intrastate transmission. A Bachelor’s degree is preferred (or equivalent industry experience).
For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and a cover letter indicating compensation requirements to firstname.lastname@example.org with “Engineering Services Manager” in the subject line.