Careers at AGA


Careers at AGA

About AGA

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 73 million residential, commercial and industrial natural gas customers in the U.S., of which 95 percent — more than 69 million customers — receive their gas from AGA members. Today, natural gas meets more than one-fourth of the United States' energy needs. 

Manager, Operations & Engineering Services 

AGA is in search of a Manager, Operations & Engineering Services.  The ideal candidate will have experience in natural gas industry operations, preferably gas distribution or intrastate transmission.


Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Administer the work of Operations and Engineering Services technical committee(s), task groups and other Operations and Engineering Services programs.

  • Provide technical support for AGA publications, industry position papers, and industry comments for DOT proposed rulemakings.

  • Provide technical and staff support for AGA’s Peer Review program.

  • Provide technical support for industry data collection, analysis, and summaries.

  • Organize and conduct industry workshops, seminars, conferences and roundtables by developing agendas, confirming speakers, leading discussions, and possibly giving presentations.

  • Organize webinars on topical issues.

  • Stay abreast of industry developments and assist in determining appropriate short-term and long-term plans for the Operations & Engineering Services Group.

  • Work closely with Meeting Services staff to conduct events on issues of interest to member company technical personnel.

  • Represent AGA in technical conferences/workshops, meetings and other venues.

  • Generate ideas to improve the productivity and efficiency of the Operations and Engineering Section.

  • Provide leadership in how information is organized on AGA’s website.


    Knowledge and Capability Requirements:

  • 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.

  • Ability to develop, organize and conduct workshops and technical programs from start to finish.

  • Ability to develop and deliver presentations in public forums (conferences, meetings, workshops, etc.)

  • Excellent facilitation skills.

  • Ability to successfully work on multi-disciplinary teams to accomplish team goals.

  • Ability to integrate diverse opinions into consensus positions for AGA membership.

  • Ability to manage projects within established budgets and timetables.

  • Ability to recognize and implement opportunities to generate revenue.

  • Project managerial or organizational skills.

  • Ability to use personal computers for engineering analysis and routine business, including word-processing, spreadsheet and database programs.

  • Must be available to travel.


    Experience & Education Requirements:

  • Experience in natural gas industry operations, preferably gas distribution or intrastate transmission.

  • Bachelors degree preferred (or equivalent industry experience).


For immediate consideration, please submit your resume and a cover letter indicating compensation requirements to with Manager, Operations & Engineering Services in the subject line.