Supervisor - Construction & Maintenance (Corrosion)

United Illuminating Company
East Hartford
Oct 13, 2016
Oct 19, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

Headquartered in New Haven, Connecticut, UIL Holdings Corporation (NYSE:UIL) is a diversified energy delivery company serving approximately 725,000 electric and natural gas utility customers in 68 communities across two states, with combined total assets of over $5 billion. UIL Holdings is the parent company for The United Illuminating Company (UI), The Southern Connecticut Gas Company (SCG), Connecticut Natural Gas Corporation (CNG), and The Berkshire Gas Company (Berkshire), each more than 100 years old. UI provides for the transmission and delivery of electricity and other energy related services for Connecticut's Greater New Haven and Bridgeport areas. SCG and CNG are natural gas distribution companies that serve customers in Connecticut, while Berkshire serves natural gas customers in western Massachusetts. UIL Holdings employs more than 1,900 people in the New England region. The Connecticut Natural Gas Company is looking for an exceptional individual for the East Hartford Location.


Supervises employees in the construction, operation and maintenance of gas distribution facilities. Oversees, plans, and schedules corrosion control inspections, preventive and corrective maintenance activities. Ensures that corrosion control inspections, testing and installations are completed in accordance with construction standards, approved policies, procedures, safety rules and budgets. May interact with customers (internal & external) to solve problems/concerns and ensure customer satisfaction.

* Supervises both Company employees and subcontractor crews, in the construction, operation and maintenance of gas distribution systems.

* Plans, schedules and directs corrosion control activities preventive and corrective maintenance, and inspections.

* Ensures that all corrosion control, construction and maintenance work is completed in accordance with construction standards, following approved policies, procedures and safety rules.

* Ensures that bi-monthly rectifier inspections, annual and 10 year cathodic protection surveys are completed according to approved policies, and procedures.

* Interacts with customers (internal & external) to solve problems/concerns and ensure customer satisfaction.

* Prepares corrosion control work orders, time sheets, inspection reports and other paperwork necessary for corrosion, construction and maintenance activities.


This position requires an Associate's Degree and 10 years of underground Construction and Maintenance experience or a High School Diploma and 13 years of Construction & Maintenance experience. NACE basic corrosion certification is preferred. Supervisory experience of a union and non-union workforce is preferred. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, Excel and Word. Knowledge of underground gas construction, properties of natural gas, bargaining unit labor agreements, gas leak detection methods and procedures, CBYD regulations, State and federal pipeline safety regulations, Hazmat, and OSHA are preferred. Ability to read construction maps and drawings, mechanical ability, oral and written communication skills, Organization and planning skills are required. Must have a valid driver's license. May require various DOT Operator Qualifications. Must be available for response during after hours to work storms, emergencies, on call and critical assignments.

We are an equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/ individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.

*Job Posting Title:* Supervisor - Construction & Maintenance (Corrosion)

*Reference Code:* EXT-NB-E-01

*Contract Type:* Full Time

*Branch:* CNG - East Hartford

*City:* East Hartford 255b241ecd6046d190449a0f6e4c1dd2