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Quality Assurance and Training Supervisor
North End Teleservices
This position helps keep our quality and training department running, as well as being the first point of contact to help troubleshoot and provide development opportunities for the team.

Some typical duties of this role include, but are not limited to:
o You would participate in train-the-trainer sessions, create and conduct training, potentially participate in completing QA’s, complete trend analysis, give direction from an innovation stand-point in all areas of the role to operational and business leaders.
o Create and help in the development of NET university to take our training program to the next level internally by offering professional training modules either in-person or virtually
o Help develop and implement an LMS platform to move some of our training to be self-paced and more into 2020 😊
o Participate in discovery sessions and meetings with current and potential clients
o Listen in on Calibration sessions with clients and our QA staff
o Focus on day-to-day improvements, process updates, changes where needed, etc.
o Help enforce and carry out activities and assignments of tasks to QA and training staff
o Supervise, motivate and partner with our Specialists to continue having the department run smoothly
• Implement and direct them when new processes come into place
Link: https://northendteleservices.isolvedhire.com/jobs/188269.html
Director, Diversity, Equity & Inclusion
Edison Electric Institute
Responsible for developing the framework of an effective industry-facing Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DE&I) strategy to include key benefits, outcomes and opportunities associated with a diverse workforce. In concert with leveraging a growing interest in energy as a career, the Director level will identify, develop and communicate the key policies, programs and resources that define success and solicit member input to showcase specific industry efforts and incorporate
relevant examples into EEI products, programs, events and outreach.
Co-Op Programs Engineering (Mechanical Engineer)
Omaha Public Power District
Specific fields of study required: Mechanical Engineering

- 2.5 GPA or higher is required
- Prefer student in Sophomore or Junior year level
- Should possess a valid driver's license
- Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university
- Technical Ability (i.e. software): basic PC software (Word, Excel); ability to work with various engineering software; math and science abilities

Apply online at www.oppd.com, on or before January 29, 2021

At Omaha Public Power District, we’re passionate about three things: power, the people who make it, and the people who rely on it.

WE ARE: Where the Light Starts. OPPD is the 12th-largest public power utility in the U.S., serving over 850,000 people across 5,000 square miles and 13 counties.

WE’RE COMMITTED TO: Each other and the people we serve. This commitment drives us. We’re dedicated to providing our communities with affordable, reliable, and environmentally sensitive energy services today, tomorrow, and well into the future.

OUR JOB: To provide power with a purpose. We have real impact - on people’s lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We’re always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are—wherever you are— and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296156&PostingSeq=1
Helper (Electrical) - North Omaha Station
Omaha Public Power District
- Assist in the installation, inspection, and maintenance of generators, motors, transformers, electronic equipment, switchgear, electrostatic precipitators, magnetic drives, control wiring, electrical instruments, communications equipment, etc.
- Responsible for proper care of tools and economical use of supplies and keeping work area clean.
- Perform task related to the use and handling of hazardous material.
- Learn and maintain electronic equipment such as Allen Bradley PLC’s electronic overloads, uninterruptible power supplies, variable frequency drives, essential service systems, programmable microprocessors and fire detection systems.
- Perform work on Nuclear Power Station equipment and components located in radioactive areas as required.

Qualifications
Required:
- High School diploma or equivalent is required.
- Requires a high degree of electrical, electronic and mechanical ability.
- Experience or training in electrical maintenance in power station or related industry work.
- Must have good communication, teamwork and interpersonal skills.
- A valid driver’s license.

Desired Qualifications:
- Ability to work from electrical drawings and an ability to stick weld is desirable.

Physical Demands:
- Must be capable of performing very strenuous work and be able to adapt to varying work conditions (heat, cold, dust, etc.) Must meet established requirements related to color differentiation and utilization of respiratory protection equipment. Must be able to work in heights and confined spaces and be physically able to climb stairs and ladders. The position consists of frequently performing the following: bending, walking, climbing, stooping and reaching. Must be capable of lifting 50lbs from floor to waist level. Occasional lifting of 80 lbs. from floor to waist level. Will be required to work shifts at the various plants.

Local 763: Step 1: $29/37/hr.

Apply online at www.oppd.com on or before October 21, 2020.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296155&PostingSeq=1
Internship Summer - Elkhorn Substation
Omaha Public Power District
Duration: May 2021 – August 2021
Work Schedule: (Monday –Thursday) or (Tuesday –Friday) 10hr days
Pay: $17.50/hr

The Intern will assist electricians in the construction, maintenance and operation of substation facilities to ensure reliable electrical service to OPPD customers.

Qualifications:
- Working towards earning an Associates of Applied Science degree
- 2.5 GPA or higher is required
- Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university

Specific fields of study required:
Substation Technology, Electrical Technology, Automation, Relay Protection, Electromechanical Technology or Instrumentation and Control

At Omaha Public Power District, we’re passionate about three things: power, the people who make it, and the people who rely on it.

WE ARE: Where the Light Starts. OPPD is the 12th-largest public power utility in the U.S., serving over 850,000 people across 5,000 square miles and 13 counties.

WE’RE COMMITTED TO: Each other and the people we serve. This commitment drives us. We’re dedicated to providing our communities with affordable, reliable, and environmentally sensitive energy services today, tomorrow, and well into the future.

OUR JOB: To provide power with a purpose. We have real impact - on people’s lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We’re always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are—wherever you are— and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296149&PostingSeq=1
Pricing Analyst
Omaha Public Power District
The Pricing Analyst conducts complex assignments and provides analytical and technical support for all activities in the department. This position has a broad knowledge of financial, economic, and utility operations practices and procedures, is challenged to use originality and ingenuity in developing financial and pricing strategies and is responsible for presenting those strategy recommendations to management. The Pricing Analyst will often lead projects, serve on cross-functional teams, and provide training and guidance to staff as appropriate.

Required Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree in economics, finance, accounting, engineering or other business related area. Advanced degrees in relevant field may apply to experience requirement.
- Minimum 3 years of analytical work related experience
- Excellent analytic, problem solving, leadership and decision-making skills.
- Ability to write detailed analytical reports, position papers, and tariffs
- Requires thoroughness, accuracy, tenaciousness, excellent oral and written communications skills and the ability to plan and lead projects
- Intermediate to advanced knowledge of data management, including database and spreadsheet applications, with the ability to develop and use complex models or specialized computer applications.
- Thorough knowledge and demonstrated experience using Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, or similar software

Salary Grade: S4
Minimum: $78,265 Midpoint: $97,831

If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296150&PostingSeq=1
Sr Pricing Analyst
Omaha Public Power District
The Senior Pricing Analyst conducts complex assignments and provides analytical and technical support for all activities in the department. This position has a broad knowledge of financial, economic, and utility operations practices and procedures, is challenged to use originality and ingenuity in developing financial and pricing strategies and is responsible for presenting those strategy recommendations to management. The Pricing Analyst will often lead projects, serve on cross-functional teams, and provide training and guidance to staff as appropriate.

Required Qualifications:
- Bachelor’s degree in economics, finance, accounting, engineering or other business related area.
- Minimum 4 years of analytical work related experience
- Excellent analytic, problem solving, leadership and decision-making skills.
- Ability to write detailed analytical reports, position papers, and tariffs
- Requires thoroughness, accuracy, tenaciousness, excellent oral and written communications skills and the ability to plan and lead projects
- Intermediate to advanced knowledge of data management, including database and spreadsheet applications, with the ability to develop and use complex models or specialized computer applications.
- Thorough knowledge and demonstrated experience using Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Access, or similar software

Salary Grade: S5
Minimum: $85,265 Midpoint: $106,581

If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296151&PostingSeq=1
Cyber Security Solution Architect
Omaha Public Power District
The Solution Architect is an expert in a specific domain, this includes understanding the baseline technology, integration, and business relationships. The cyber security architect has a solid technical understanding at an enterprise level, topics include perimeter/interior protection mechanisms, identity and access management, and secure communications whether it is within or between a given system. System and service roadmap development in partnership with cross domain stakeholders is a key deliverable, being able to translate the engineering level attributes into business context. Regardless of domain focus, maintaining an understanding of other domains such as data networks, application, and infrastructure is a baseline expectation.

Required Qualifications:
- Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Management Information Systems, Business Administration, Engineering, or related discipline.
- Minimum of eight (8) years of technical experience in at least two IT disciplines.
- Ability to effectively partner with cyber security management to ensure the application of best practices to all designs and solutions.
- Ability to produce, enhance, and drive architecture roadmaps and associated principles
- Demonstrated ability to communicate and present at technical and management levels
- Ability to participate in innovation activities such as ideation, prototype development, and real world application evaluations
- Maintain an open and candid working relationship with team and immediate supervisor
- Ability to “translate” between business and technology
- Exceptional interpersonal skills in areas such as teamwork, facilitation and negotiation with strong leadership skills.
- Able to produce clear documentation at a technical and business level

Salary Grade: S6
Minimum: $94,808 Midpoint: $118,510
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296137&PostingSeq=1
Service Technician
Omaha Public Power District
Specific responsibilities of this position include:

- Assist with cable locating activities according to approved contracts, practices and procedures, and in compliance with all applicable laws and ordinances.
- Perform audits of underground facility locating services provided by the District’s contractor.
- Provide assistance on underground utility locate requests made by District crews.
- Provide assistance and guidance on OPPD facility maps and prints for contract locators.
- Perform underground facility locates on OPPD property.
- Support the OPPD Claims Department on investigations of damage to OPPD underground facilities.


Required Qualifications:
- High school education or equivalent
- Broad knowledge relative to underground utility locating.
- Excellent verbal communications skills
- A valid driver’s license
- Knowledge of the Nebraska One-Call Notification System Act and marking requirements for underground facilities
- Incumbent must be organized, thorough, wiling to adapt to change, and able to exercise independent judgment in the field.

Desired Qualifications:
- An Associate’s degree in a related technical field is desired
- Knowledge and experience with Byers Map Viewer, Word, Outlook, Access, and Excel are highly desirable.
- Knowledge of the District’s safety procedures and work practices

Hourly Pay: Step 1 $37.64

Apply before the end of the day on October 16th, 2020
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296139&PostingSeq=1
Real-Time Energy Marketer
Omaha Public Power District
This position is responsible for aggressively pursuing wholesale marketing opportunities within the Southwest Power Pool Integrated Marketplace (SPP IM) and other markets to maximize profitability and mitigate portfolio risk. The Energy Marketer will adhere to SPP commitment instructions and may make unilateral decisions to dispatch generating facilities through in-depth analysis of market trends. The position will optimize resource offers and unit parameters to serve the wholesale load requirements of OPPD, which effectively lowers the costs passed on to the customer-owners. These responsibilities are coupled with the safe, reliable operation of OPPD's bulk energy system as required by NERC compliance standards.

Required Qualifications:
- Undergraduate degree in Finance, Economics, Business Administration, Engineering, Information Technology, Quantitative Analysis or related field, or a combination of education and work experience that provides the necessary skills to perform the essential job functions.
- Ability to become a NERC Certified System Operator within six months of appointment.
- Ability to independently make decisions, work through stressful situations and solve problems quickly.

Time Demands:
- This position is considered an “essential position” meaning when business necessity and continuity needs are emergent, this position will be required to report to work and may be required to work hours beyond an employee’s normal shift. Some travel may be required.
- Must be available for overtime work and call-outs as required to ensure continuance of efficient operation.
- Required to work 12-hour rotating shifts.
- Must maintain 24-hour availability for technical and professional assistance, emergency response, and directing remedial action in response to such emergencies, as well as maintain availability as required for on call duty.

Salary Grade: S6
Minimum: $94,808Midpoint: $118,510
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296142&PostingSeq=1
Co-Op - Electrical Engineering
Omaha Public Power District
Duration: May 2021 – December 2021
Other: Additional terms beyond 2021 may be available
Work Schedule: Monday through Friday 8:00 to 4:30
Pay: $21.69

This position will support OPPD’s Energy Management System (EMS) which is a realtime SCADA system on Linux and Windows hardware. Use of both graphical user interfaces and command line interfaces will be required. Work will include creation and maintenance of entries in relational databases, and graphical displays used to monitor and control the power grid. Some programming may be required for this position, mostly in C, Python, and SQL; the applicant should be familiar with, or at a minimum willing to learn these languages. The applicant must understand the importance of physical and electronic security and have a strong focus on maintaining the safe and reliable operation of the EMS.

Qualifications
- Specific fields of study required: Electrical Engineering
- 2.5 GPA or higher is required
- Sophomore or higher college level
- Current full-time student attending an accredited college/university

OUR JOB: To provide power with a purpose. We have real impact - on people’s lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We’re always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are—wherever you are— and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296138&PostingSeq=1
Co-Op - Civil Engineer
Omaha Public Power District
Duration: May 2021 – December 2021
Work Schedule: Work days will follow a typical office working environment. Flexible work hours from 7:00 am to 6:00 pm possible, Monday through Friday.
Pay: $21.69

The co-op will be exposed to engineering design, 3-D modeling, finite element analysis, drafting, material procurement, contract preparation, construction, and other aspects of transmission line project execution and project close-out. The individual will gain understanding of line designs including both wood and steel poles, concrete pier and direct embedded foundations, and varying wire types for all District transmission voltages up to 345kV. Specific activities may include preparation of engineering drawings and documents, application of transmission line design software, review of clearance conflicts from survey data, review of land rights conflicts from easement data, preparing miscellaneous reports, witness construction activities and other related duties as assigned by the manager or engineers.

Qualifications:
- Specific fields of study required: Civil Engineering
- Minimum 2.5 GPA, 3.0 or higher preferred.
- Junior status or higher
- Current full-time student attending and accredited college/university
- Technical Ability (i.e. software): Microsoft Office products, AutoCad experience

OUR JOB: To provide power with a purpose. We have real impact - on people’s lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We’re always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are—wherever you are— and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296143&PostingSeq=1
Part Time Craft (Transportation and Construction Equip)
Omaha Public Power District
Are you "at home" working in a garage/shop environment? Do you like to do preventative maintenance on all types of cars, trucks and equipment? If so, please keep reading and consider applying today!

Our PT Craft in our Transportation department will perform routine and preventative maintenance activities to the District’s transportation and construction fleet including the following:

- Transport vehicles and equipment between various service centers and job-site locations.
- Wash and clean pool cars, trucks and other equipment as directed.
- Deliver and dispense fuel to the various remote job site crews.
- Assist in daily activities such as picking up parts, cleaning the shop and repairing tires.
- Assist Parts Mechanic with invoicing, parts inventory and processing parts orders
- Communicate ongoing conditions and status of vehicles and equipment.

Required Qualifications:
- High School diploma or equivalent.
- Driver’s license.

Desired Qualifications:
- Post-secondary technical (light/medium/heavy duty vehicle) education.
- Knowledge of hydraulic system operation and maintenance.
- Class A commercial driver’s license.
- Welding and fabrication experience.

Pay: $15.08/hr.
Link: https://jobsp.oppd.com/psp/jobs/EMPLOYEE/HRMS/c/HRS_HRAM_FL.HRS_CG_SEARCH_FL.GBL?Page=HRS_APP_JBPST_FL&Action=U&FOCUS=Applicant&SiteId=1&JobOpeningId=296141&PostingSeq=1
Institutional Giving & Volunteer Manager
Omaha Symphony
The Institutional Giving & Volunteer Manager contributes to the success of the Omaha Symphony by implementing the foundation, government, and corporate giving programs. This position will also manage our relationship with our volunteer groups. Reporting to the Director of Development, the Institutional Giving & Volunteer Manager will also provide support for all special events, including the annual gala.

See link for more details.
Link: https://www.omahasymphony.org/jobOpening/institutional-giving-and-volunteer-manager
Communications Intern-PAID
ACLU of Nebraska
Communications interns gain experience in advancing civil liberties by shaping how the public relates to the ACLU and civil liberties issues. Our program mobilizes Nebraskans to take action, educates the public about their rights and influences the way civil liberties are discussed in our state. These internships are designed for and only available to university students.
Link: https://www.aclunebraska.org/en/jobs/communications-intern
Communications Associate
ACLU of Nebraska
To apply, email a cover letter and resume to jobs@aclunebraska.org with the subject line: Communications Associate. In your cover letter, please indicate where you learned of the position. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, which will not be before Nov. 18.
Link: https://www.aclunebraska.org/en/jobs/communications-associate
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