The Walt Disney Company Manager, Utility Integration in Lake Buena Vista, Florida

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This position reports to the Director, Reedy Creek Energy Services. Leads and manages support staff and functions including IT and network systems and programs, Maximo administration, warehouse and procurement functions across RCID utilities. Through collaboration with utility managers, this role is accountable for developing and reporting on performance indicators/metrics. This role has the lead for developing and monitoring compliance with cyber and physical security processes and administration of business continuity plans across utility functions.

Responsibilities :

  • Lead a team of salaried, office and technical Cast and hourly craft workers

  • Lead a culture of safety through active and caring engagement with front-line Cast Members to support our vision that “no one gets hurt”

  • Provide a safe and healthy work environment for all Cast Members through elimination of hazards, while ensuring adherence to all applicable environmental, health and safety regulations, standards and policies

  • Aggregate budgets across utility functions, facilitate the preparation of report and tracking to assist managers with maintaining operations with budget guidelines

  • Provide supervision to Information Technology Cast and function. Accountable for robust change management processes and protocols

  • Collaborate with management team across RCES to establish and prioritize technology implementation and system upgrades to optimize efficiency and operational effectiveness

  • Manage utility warehouse and procurement function. Review, approve and prepare requisitions for necessary equipment, material and supplies; Prepare equipment and bid specification documents.

  • Drive the consistent use of Maximo to record and track all utility assets including prioritization and completion of preventative, predictive and corrective maintenance activities

  • Work with utility managers to establish and implement well-defined emergency protocols and business continuity plans and procedures

  • Develop KPIs and scorecards for all utility functions. Direct the preparation of monthly reports and scorecard across utility functions

  • Accountable for utility physical and cyber-security processes, procedures and programs

  • Administer training scheduling for Cast Members across RCID utilities

  • Provides guidance and oversight of utility records and retention policy. Coordinates response to RCID public records requests.

  • Provide leadership, mentorship and supervision to assigned supervisory, salaried and front-line Cast Members to maximize individual development, contribution and success

  • Responds to utility emergencies as necessary

Basic Qualifications :

  • Bachelor’s Degree or ten (10) years experience in a related field

  • Five (5) years in a leadership or supervisory role

  • Previous experience in utility industry, information technology/systems, logistics, supply chain or work management

  • Demonstrated use of KPIs, scorecards or metrics to drive performance improvements in a complex business environment

  • Leadership capabilities, able to engage others in the required process, set expectations and hold people accountable

  • Ability to think strategically and engage in long-term planning

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including written and verbal

  • Strong computer skills, including knowledge and proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite products

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Advanced knowledge of the Utility industry with a focus on the business requirements needed to support utility engineering, operations or information systems components

  • Leadership of unionized personnel

  • Previous experience with any of the following systems: GE Grid Solutions, iFIX from GE Digital, or Maximo for Utilities

  • Working knowledge of physical and cyber security requirements for utilities

Required Education :

  • Bachelor’s Degree or ten (10) years experience in a related field

Additional Information :

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Job ID: 539762BR

Location: Lake Buena Vista,Florida

Job Posting Company: Disney Parks & Resorts