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Electric Safety  Coordinator (Eastern IN) in Goshen, IN at NiSource

Date Posted: 2/7/2018

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    Goshen, IN
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Job Description


This position is primarily responsible for coordinating, implementing and supporting health and safety programs for all of Electric Operations.

  • Responsible for protecting the health and safety of employees, contractors and visitors.
  • Routinely performs facility inspections in order to assess compliance.
  • Assist with the development, implementation and maintenance of facility health and safety programs.
  • Develop, coordinate, and perform required facility training.
  • Develop, review and revise required plans and documents.
  • Responsible for business planning functions related to Electric Transmission and Distribution compliance programs including the development and submittal of budget initiatives.
  • Organizes and maintains facility compliance records.
  • Provides expert regulatory information and advice to the facilities as needed.
  • Develop and sustain working relationships. 
  • Develop and implement policies adhering to federal, state and local regulations.
  • Coordinate and monitor various health and safety programs.
  • Stay knowledgeable of developments in the field.
  • Perform routine field observations of work crews.
  • Collaborate with the trainers to implement safe work practices into the training curriculum.
  • Observe and potentially teach a portion of the training classes.
  • Communicate effectively with various departments throughout NIPSCO and NiSource.
  • Provide incident data and statistics to local management representatives.
  • Ability to form, manage and direct project teams built from both internal and external resources.
  • Demonstrated ability to work interactively and cooperatively on teams within a matrix organization.
  • Strong sense of urgency; self-direction and leadership are a necessity
  • Bachelors degree or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in the electric utility industry
  • A minimum of three years field experience in regulatory compliance work is greatly preferred.
  • Working knowledge of state and federal regulatory programs
  • Proficiency with basic computer tools such as spreadsheets and word processing software.
  • Ability to obtain required professional licenses and certifications
  • Ability to work independently, show strong problem-solving capabilities and a willingness to use professional judgment in decision making
  • Ability to communicate both verbally and in writing with employees at all levels of the organization
  • Ability to forecast budget needs
  • Ability to work cooperatively with staff from other business segments
Other Information

Location is flexible across Eastern NIPSCO service territory.

Inclusion & Diversity

Value inclusion within your day to day responsibilities by respecting others' perspectives/convictions, engaging others' opinions, creating a safe environment where people, ideas, and opinions are valued within your Team/Customers and external partners.

Respect and take into consideration diversity within your Team/Customers and external work partners by valuing different world views, challenges, and cultures that represent all walks of life and all backgrounds.

Treat others with respect and consideration.  Actively participate in creating and contributing to a positive work environment.

How To Apply

For immediate consideration, please apply on-line at on or before March 9th!

Equal Employment Opportunity

NiSource is committed to providing equal employment opportunities in each of its companies to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin or ancestry, veteran status, disability, gender, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, or any protected group status as defined by law. Each employee is expected to abide by this principle.

By applying, you may be considered for other job opportunities.


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