PURPOSE OF JOB CLASS (NATURE OF WORK)
In the Department of Energy and Environmental Protection this class is accountable for supervising the professional, technical and clerical staff and activities of the Cable Television (CATV), Electric, Gas, Gas Pipeline Safety, Telecommunications or Water Section.
Receives general direction from an administrative official of higher grade.
Supervises professional and technical staff engaged in technical analysis which may include engineers, finance specialists, rate specialists, utilities examiners, research analysts, accounts examiners and/or other staff as assigned.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES
Schedules, assigns, oversees and reviews work of staff; provides staff training and assistance; conducts performance evaluations; determines priorities and plans unit work; establishes and maintains section procedures; develops or makes recommendations on development of policies and standards; acts as liaison with other operating units, agencies and outside officials regarding section policies and procedures; performs complex investigations of utility rates, accounting, finance, engineering and related matters pending before section; responsible for accuracy and content of material developed by section staff; directs and coordinates staff in utilizing computer models and other analytical techniques to study utility proposals and their impacts; develops analytical models to support needs of section; participates in staff review of new financing, examinations of condition of utility plant, quality of utility service and accidents involving utility equipment; participates in staff assessment of existing and proposed technologies; prepares or reviews highly technical reports and correspondence; may testify as an expert witness; may supervise or perform cross examination of witnesses in departmental hearings; performs related duties as required.
KNOWLEDGE, SKILL AND ABILITY
Considerable knowledge of and ability to apply and utilize computerized analytical techniques; considerable knowledge of relevant agency policies and procedures; considerable knowledge of relevant state and federal laws, statutes and regulations; considerable knowledge of principles and practices of cable television (CATV), electric, gas, gas pipeline safety, telecommunications or water utilities; considerable knowledge of methodologies useful in analysis of cable television (CATV), electric, gas, gas pipeline safety, telecommunications or water utilities; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable ability to prepare and edit complex technical documents; ability to utilize computer software; supervisory ability.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - GENERAL EXPERIENCE
Nine (9) years of professional experience in cable television (CATV), electric, gas, gas pipeline safety, telecommunications or water utilities.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS - SUBSTITUTIONS ALLOWED
1. College training may be substituted for the General Experience on the basis of fifteen (15) semester hours equalling one-half (1/2) year of experience to a maximum of four (4) years for a Bachelor's degree.
2. A Master's degree in a discipline closely related to the section activities may be substituted for one (1) year of the General Experience.
1. The classification of Public Utilities Supervisor of Technical Analysis is assigned to Salary Group ES 32a.
2. Employees shall proceed through that salary group and then shall proceed to the maximum salary of Salary Group ES 33.
3. The Job Code is identified as Salary Plan EE in CORE-CT.
JOB CLASS DESIGNATION
(15)-ENG, SCIEN, TECH P-4
This replaces the existing specification for the class of Public Utilities Supervisor of Technical Analysis in Salary Group ES 32 approved effective December 2, 2011. (2013 SCOPE Review)