2x UTILITY CONSULTANT(s)
Who we are:
Util-Assist is a leading consulting company to utilities, with customers throughout Canada and the United States. Our mission is to develop simplified solutions that position our clients as leaders in efficiency, innovation and conservation. Learn more about Util-Assist at www.util-assist.com.
Util-Assist’s rapid growth and expanding client base requires us to hire 2 Utility Consultants who is responsible for supporting our utility clients with consulting and professional services. Extensive travel is required to client sites throughout Canada and the U.S therefore a criminal record check, valid passport and ability to qualify for a US work visa is required. A vehicle is also necessary for local Ontario travel.
What the successful candidate(s) will do:
Establish relationships with utility clients and vendors. Maintain a strong client focus, and work to understand and satisfy clients’ needs.
Participate and lead a variety of consulting projects
Create, collect, analyze and present business requirements.
Create a variety of written reports (strategy documents, status updates, etc.)
Work with clients to re-engineer processes to provide solutions to business issues.
Prepare accurate and detailed technical requirements specifications.
Facilitate productive meetings with a wide variety of audiences to drive successful outcomes.
Document and manage action items, risks, and meeting minutes. Mitigate risks, and work with the project team to resolve issues.
The ability to embrace utility operations and technology are required in order to act as a subject matter expert to facilitate client communications to translate client needs into documented requirements
Achieve business results and project discipline by effectively managing and monitoring project resources, delegating responsibilities and proactively addressing problems
Sustain industry knowledge through educational opportunities and self-directed learning
Ability to continually and consistently coach less experienced staff to help maintain high customer standards.
What the successful candidate(s) will have:
Strong leadership skills, with the ability to motivate people, guide them through impediments and conflicts, and build consensus.
Ability to engage in multiple initiatives simultaneously and make difficult decisions in a timely manner
Solid organizational skills
An intuitive nature with the need to ask questions to ensure that information is clear and understood
Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies in a fast-paced industry
Ability to function in a self-directed manner in a team environment
Effective oral and written communication skills, with the ability to communicate clearly and concisely
Advanced skills in MS Word, MS Excel and PowerPoint
Three - five years’ experience in a consulting role within the utility industry
Bachelor’s degree is preferred, and additional certification is a plus
Travel is required to client sites throughout Canada and the U.S. (a vehicle is necessary for local Ontario travel)
Knowledge of multiple utility systems (CIS, ADMS, AMI, etc.).
Individuals that meet the criteria above
are invited to submit their resume and cover letter
Util-Assist is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.