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Learning Dept. Training Staff Member





Job Description:


This position, while designed to be primarily Monday-Friday. As such the incumbent will typically work approximately 40-45 hours per week. However, no amount of hours is guaranteed. The hours worked will be those demanded by the work necessary to accomplish specified department objectives. Hours in excess of 40 per seven day work week will be paid at time and one-half AND are to be authorized in advance by the Training Manager. The primary hours for the position are 7:30am-4:00pm, including a thirty minute meal period each day. However, as a result of the work performed by Standard Utility the incumbent will be in a rotation to be available to respond to after hours, through the night incidents involving Standard Utility employees. Either or both may involve work in extreme weather. Further, as requested by the Training Manager, the incumbent will very likely be asked to assist with Department-related tasks during either storm restoration work, or other Standard Utility work out of the DFW metropolitan area, with or without notice.


Position Summary – An incumbent is responsible for the carrying out safety related tasks as directed by the Training Manager. Such tasks will include, though not be limited to:


• Reviews employee work processes in field settings


• Assistance with the verification of work task competence


• Assistance with the research, development and presentation of employee safety meetings


• Assistance with incident investigations


• Assistance with completion of production tasks in storm restoration or other unusual circumstances


• Collaboration with other Standard Utility employees to produce specified results


• Assistance with other safety, or learning related tasks as requested


Minimum Requirements: 


Key Attributes – To be effective in this position, the incumbent will be required to possess the following key attributes:


Must be able to fluently read, write, speak and comprehend English.


A pleasant, professional disposition at all times, including periods of stress


A willingness to address conflict productively or involve Learning Department leadership in a conflict early on in order to resolve the conflict or challenge


Effective judgment regarding sensitive information which may be presented by organization employees or others


A collaborative work style, with a wide variety of individuals in and outside the organization


A high level of personal responsibility and accountability


An organized, reliable work style


A willingness to adapt to internal and external changes, while maintaining the disposition noted above


A high level of energy and stamina (physically, mentally and emotionally)


Appropriate mechanical aptitude


Key Skills – To be effective in this position, the incumbent will be required to possess the following key skills:


At least moderate Communication (verbal and written, personal and electronic, includes ability to make effective presentations to groups up to Senior Management of Standard Utility)


Moderate Problem-Solving – including problems with two or three variables and perhaps more than one party


Moderate Goal-Setting – including ability to set, remain focused on and achieve specified goals


Basic//Moderate Technology – Word/Excel/Access/Outlook/Web Browser/ including willingness and desire to learn and use technology as requested


Moderate or higher technical skills related directly to the electrical utility setting: i.e. working toward CUSP Green Certification


Based on the nature of work at Standard Utility, even if not driving company vehicles, all employees are required to have a valid Texas Driver License in good standing throughout their employment with us.



 Preferred Requirements:


 Desired Experience – The incumbent for this position will, ideally, have experience, education, training or a combination of the three in at lease the following areas:


• Experience with a wide variety of electrical utility tasks and settings, preferably including both primary and secondary voltages in the underground and overhead settings (or both)


• Experience effectively facilitating and leading meetings involving individuals at various levels in an organization, including, though not limited to at least mid-level, exempt managers


• Experienced participating in the design, development and implementation of employee training programs


• OSHA, NFPA, NEC and other applicable Safety regulations and professional standards


• Incident investigation procedures, including interviewing individuals involved in incidents


• Conflict resolution (both internal and external)


• At least basic use of computer hardware and software (word-processing, numerical and e-mail)


• Work in a fast-paced, intense environment



 Physical Requirements:


 Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing. May be required to work long and unpredictable hours.

Delivering SAFE, DEPENDABLE results through INTEGRITY



Company Name:
Standard Utility Construction Inc
Approximate Salary:
18.00 - 20.00 Per Hour
Grand Prairie, Texas
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Entry Level - Groundman
Education level:
High School or equivalent
2630 West Fwy
Fort Worth
Kathi Standish
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