SDG&E is an innovative San Diego-based energy company that provides clean, safe and reliable energy to better the lives of the people it serves in San Diego and southern Orange counties. The company is committed to creating a sustainable future by providing its electricity from renewable sources; modernizing natural gas pipelines; accelerating the adoption of electric vehicles; supporting numerous non-profit partners; and, investing in innovative technologies to ensure the reliable operation of the region’s infrastructure for generations to come. SDG&E is a subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE).
Our highly trained and responsive employees with their diverse skills, talents and ideas are the reason we can deliver on our commitment and are building America’s best energy company. They are also the reason why we have been recognized with the industry’s most coveted awards. Our employees undertake challenging work, and receive highly competitive compensation and benefits. As one of the region’s largest employers, we’re always searching for talented and bright people to join our team. After all, it takes the best to build the best. Learn more about benefitsHERE.
Diversity and inclusion are core values of SDG&E. Empowering our employees to be their whole selves at work is our competitive advantage. This is where new ideas come from and meaningful collaboration gets an authentic start. By bringing together people with different perspectives, diverse backgrounds and real commitment to their own individuality, we have built a stronger business. Learn more about our commitment to diversity and inclusion HERE.
Primary PurposeManages and directs large-scale, major project material requirements across SDG&E. Collaborates/advises for the development of budget, schedule, sequencing and resource requirements. Prepares, negotiates and approves material purchases, returns and exchanges with suppliers and construction contractors. Provides direction and advice to large groups of Third Party Logistics providers (2 – 10).
Duties and Responsibilities
Manages and coordinates all material & equipment related activities leading to the successful completion of all SDG&E projects including project timelines, cost containment and design review/validation.
Provides appropriate direction/advice to construction contractors, Third Party Logistics providers, material & equipment suppliers, freight haulers and project team on the procurement, pick-up and delivery of all materials for upcoming jobs.
Purchases material & equipment for all SDG&E projects and advises clients of need to use existing/substitute products to avoid additional purchases, reducing unnecessary cost exposure to SDG&E.
Analyzes material & equipment lead times and provides timely decisions/advice to create schedules and assign jobs consistent with operational business priorities for SDG&E and contractors; including budgetary decisions to minimize crew overtime exposure.
Manages and maintains forecasting of materials for all upcoming major project.
Develops/advises on team project and organizational goals and evaluates performance/costs against goals.
Performs other duties as assigned (no more than 5% of duties).
H.S. Diploma/GED High School Diploma or GED. Required
1 Year - SDG&E gas and electric material knowledge experience. Required
3 Years - Related experience. Required
Project management knowledge required with an emphasis on logistics and supply. Intermediate
Must be able to assess the potential financial impact of project material equipment costs to the Company. Advanced
Must possess the ability to review complex problems and propose innovative solutions. Advanced
Strong communication skills Advanced
strong knowledge of SAP and the Microsoft suite of Office software, particularly Excel is very desirable Advanced
Must reside in Southern California or be willing to relocate upon hire.
We offer a hybrid work environment. Although the schedule may vary, typically this will allow you to work from the office two to three days per week and work remotely on the remaining workdays.
Project management certification. Preferred
Bachelor's Degree Finance, Business, related major, or equivalent training and experience. Preferred
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran status.