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Job Titles & Descriptions

 

Pursuant 18 CFR 358.7(f)(1)

 

Date Posted: 05/07/2020

 

Individuals with the job title and job description listed herein are considered a transmission function employee if they also actively and personally engage on a day-to-day basis in transmission functions.

 

Business Analyst I (Rotational)    This position is in the Professional Development Program (PDP)and will have the opportunity to accelerate learning and experience by performing job rotations in a variety of functional groups, as well as participating in leadership development activities. Rotations may include assignments in enterprise/business unit planning, investor relations, audit services, treasury, risk control, accounting, land, commercial/business development, operations, commodity management, asset optimization, etc.

Business Development Lead       Manages large and small projects and transactions with little supervision. Capable of interacting with customers at all levels within their organization and has wide range of knowledge regarding the natural gas (and/or oil) business. Skilled at negotiating transactions with potential customers. Understands deal structure, contract terms, financial issues, and other aspects of project development. Able to lead project steams across multi-functional areas.

Business Development Rep Sr    Manages large and small projects and transactions with some supervision. Capable of interacting with customers at all levels within their organization and has wide range of knowledge regarding the natural gas business. Can negotiate transactions with supervision. Has a working understanding of deal structure, contract terms, financial issues, and other aspects of project development.

Commercial Dev Rep III                  Assists manager in negotiating new or modifying existing contracts and/or other related agreements for the sale of oil and gas products. Usually has some discretion (within guidelines received from Manager) regarding acceptable contract provisions. Assists Senior Agent in major contract and agreement research and negotiations. Develops new contacts and monitors prices of other sales.

Commercial Dev Rep Sr                  Monitors and evaluates the success of the company's natural gas marketing and transportation programs and segmentation strategies through analysis of customer and sales data. Reports on patterns and trends. Negotiates and executes the purchase of primary processing rights with producers with minimal supervision. Negotiates and executes processing fees and marketable volumes with plant operators based on monthly plant economics to ensure profitability. Handles more complex projects with limited supervision. May act as lead in training and assisting lower level marketing representatives.

Commercial Optimization Lead  Optimize Williams revenue streams within the geographic footprint for our eastern interstate pipeline. Manage existing and potential JV partnerships across Williams, including coordination with stakeholders to support, develop and implement controls to enhance utilization of services to increase revenue.

Commercial Services Lead            Responsible for generating new and maximizing existing revenue opportunities within a specific geographical market area, establishing and maintaining strong business relationships with the buying influences by ensuring customers receive exceptional service using the “single-point-of-service” business model, negotiate and implement large complex commercial arrangements and changes to business practices and tariff provisions.

Commercial Services Rep I            Grow revenue opportunities within specific geographic area.

Commercial Services Rep II          Grow revenue opportunities within specific geographic area. Manage customer related activities for assigned accounts. Negotiates and implements commercial arrangements.

Commercial Services Rep III         Responsible for maximizing revenue opportunities within the geographical footprint of the assigned market area for Eastern Interstates, establishing and maintaining strong business relationships with the buying influences by ensuring customers receive exceptional service using the “single-point-of-service” business model, negotiate and implement commercial arrangements and changes to business practices and tariff provisions.

Commercial Services Rep Sr         Responsible for generating new and maximizing existing revenue opportunities within a specific geographical market area, establishing and maintaining strong business relationships with the buying influences by ensuring customers receive exceptional service using the “single-point-of-service” business model, negotiate and implement complex commercial arrangements and changes to business practices and tariff provisions.

Commercial Technology Lead     Design, develop, test, modify and ensure compliance of system and public electronic bulletin board in support of eastern interstate pipeline system.

Commercial Technology Rep III  responsible for the design, development, regulatory compliance, testing and modifications for a proprietary system and public Electronic Bulletin Board (EBB) in support of our eastern interstate pipeline system.

Commercial Technology Rep Sr  Responsible for the design, development, regulatory compliance, testing and modifications for a proprietary system and public Electronic Bulletin Board (EBB) in support of our eastern interstate pipeline system.

Coordinator Maintenance            Works in a project manager capacity and is a member of the local leadership team. Coordinates all necessary resources, including parts, tools and employees for work related tasks associated with operations, maintenance, and construction projects within area of responsibility. Ensures activities are well planned, communicated, performed safely, and scheduled by competent and qualified personnel.

Credit Analyst II                                This position is responsible for the processing of annual credit reviews, spreading financial statements and performing counterparty research. In addition, also provides daily/weekly/monthly reports as needed.

Dir Commercial Services               Develop and execute a market orientated and customer focused strategy aimed at maximizing revenue opportunities that aligns with Williams objectives. Establish, develop and maintain strong business relationships with potential customers whilst ensuring existing customers receive exceptional service using a “single point of service” business model. Compete with existing and new competitors to identify expansion, growth and new service opportunities.

Dir Operations                                  Directs, plans, and controls the continuous operation, maintenance, and improvement of a large pipeline division that includes compression and pipeline operations through geographical managers. Establishes and assures compliance with operation and maintenance policies, practices and procedures. Responsible for the planning, administration, and control of capital, operating, and other budgets for the entire system. Advises top management of current and anticipated operating conditions of pipeline system. Assists in maintaining good public relations with individual, civic, and commercial groups along the system. Responsible for training, safety, and occupational development of pipeline personnel.

Engineer II                                           Activities typically involve mid-sized projects or technical assignments supporting operations or significant portions of larger efforts and include technical and economic evaluation, performance testing, design and construction of new facilities, or upgrading existing facilities, and research on new technology or applications.

Engineer III                                         Works independently on mid-sized projects or technical assignments supporting operations including technical and economic evaluation, performance testing, design and construction of new facilities, or upgrading existing facilities, and research on new technology or applications. Takes a leadership position in forming small, specialized teams of operations or contract personnel to identify and solve technical and project management issues.

Engineer Sr                                         May direct work of other engineers and/or support staff. Activities typically involve assignments of a specialized function or engineering discipline and include technical and economic evaluation, performance testing, design and construction of new facilities, or upgrading existing facilities, and research on new developments.

Joint Venture Consultant              This position has accountability for managing joint venture (JV) investments. This includes representation on management committees with a focus on enhancing performance / EVA. The position is responsible for shaping strategies for managing and growing these investments.

Market Intelligence Consultant  Lead expert in Williams' market intelligence and forecasts with a thorough understanding of Williams' business and multiple market factors that influence commodity pricing (supply and demand, seasonality, regulations, international trade, etc.). Uses aggregated information to develop Williams' commodity pricing point-of-view (POV) and present a variety of consultants' POV outlooks. Functions as the liaison with upper management on market intelligence, creation of our POV, and ongoing coordination and dissemination of price outlooks. Develops strong relationships with Williams' executives and is regarded as a thought leader within the company.

Measurement Business Analyst II Ensures an environment of continuous improvement exists in the organization's measurement systems, processes, operating procedures and work flows in order to achieve internal and external customer satisfaction. Applies business analytics to operations, accounting and volume management to improve measurement performance based on data and statistical methods.

Measurement Business Analyst III Ensures an environment of continuous improvement exists in the organization's measurement systems, processes, operating procedures and work flows in order to achieve internal and external customer satisfaction. Applies business analytics to operations, accounting and volume management to improve measurement performance based on data and statistical methods.

Mgr Commercial Development  Responsible for managing the negotiation and administration of gas sales contracts on an ongoing basis within federal regulations. Capable of handling complex negotiations. This position is responsible to seek new business/investment opportunities to generate profitable growth of existing company assets consistent with company strategy. Collects and analyzes market, industry, and competitive data. Maintains customer relationships.

Mgr Commercial Services             Lead a team of market oriented and customer focused professionals who will strive to maximize revenue opportunities that align with business objectives. Provide premier customer service and adapt services and practices to market changes in your assigned market area. The ability to have a strategic perspective, build stakeholder relationships and be receptive to new ideas are keys to success in the role.

Mgr Commercial Technology      Plan and implement technological service strategies within a shared services environment while acting as a liaison between the IT and Eastern Interstates Commercial groups. Lead a team to in enhancing scheduling systems, data presentation solutions, and predictive models. Act as a resource for all commercial departments to use while looking for creative solutions to grow the business and make more educated decisions for short and long-term strategy development.

Mgr Credit                                          Manages a group of credit analysts responsible for analyzing the company's credit risk exposure in energy marketing & trading. Scores counter-party credit and prepares reports around counter-party credit issues. Develops internal scoring model for credit risk, implements and maintains effective credit risk standards, and assesses and approves credit limits. Monitors credit exposure for routine and complex transactions. Recommends and implements credit enhancement provisions to protect the firm if credit ratings are downgraded. Provides for consistent application of credit policy and procedures across the company.

Mgr Operations                                Responsible for the operational discipline and the safety of everyone within the Manager's area of responsibility. Ensures all operations employees are adequately trained to identify hazards and safely carry out duties as required while delivering reliable business results.

Mgr Operations Offshore             Reviews and/or develops the Deepwater policies and procedures in preparation for Williams' expanded operations in the GoM. Review and provide input to on-going engineering of GS2 topsides and hull. Responsible for the ongoing operations of Deepwater assets, including maintenance, facilities, operations, and producer relationships.

Mgr Operations Sr                           Responsible for the operational discipline and the safety of everyone within the Manager's area of responsibility. Ensures all operations employees are adequately trained to identify hazards and safely carry out duties as required while delivering reliable business results. Assigned area of operations is typically comprised of a broad area of responsibility and a wide diversity of assets.

Mgr Pipeline Control                       Leads an integrated organization focused on leveraging/developing the best practices, resources and specialized talent in the Pipeline Control area across Williams

Operations Technician II                Works under periodic supervision, but only for highly complex and non-routine tasks. Performs varied tasks and projects of moderate to occasionally high complexity requiring the application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria. Routine technical and operations assignments completed independently. Progression Profile: - Has developed technical skills or operational capabilities through technical training or equivalent work experience. Works under periodic supervision, but only for highly complex and non-routine tasks. Makes independent decisions on routine tasks. - Works within established procedures with moderate supervision, occasionally coordinates the activities of others - Analyzes data and confers with others to determine the appropriate solutions to technical or operational problems - Makes straightforward decisions while working independently based on clearly defined procedures communicated by the supervisor or team lead - Readily identifies and promptly acts upon requirements for safe and efficient operation of facilities, protection of community, personnel, environment and assets - Demonstrates solid leadership, teamwork, interpersonal and communication skills - Readily identifies and promptly acts upon requirements for safe and efficient operation of facilities, protection of community, Personnel, environment and assets - Completes structured training program designed to provide interdisciplinary experience and to build strengths in areas that match career aspirations and needs of the Company - Performs compliance activities.

Pipeline Controller II                       Monitors and continuously evaluates system pressures and flows of gas/liquids from receipt points along the pipeline system to delivery points on a 24 hour-a-day, 365 day-a-year basis. Sets flow rates and pressure set points at pipeline interconnections and delivery points. Monitors computer systems and alarms to ensure safe and reliable operation of the entire pipeline system.

Pipeline Controller III                      Monitors and continuously evaluates system pressures and flows of gas/liquids from receipt points along the pipeline system to delivery points on a 24 hour-a-day, 365 day-a-year basis. Sets flow rates and pressure set points at pipeline interconnections and delivery points. Monitors computer systems and alarms to ensure safe and reliable operation of the entire pipeline system. Remotely starts and stops engines/pumps to maintain system volume and pressure. Executes decisions regarding product (gas/liquids) re-routing and appropriate notifications during emergency situations to minimize impact to customers and shippers. Respond to Local Distribution Company (LDC)/producer/interconnect operator requests for information and management of system outages.

Pipeline Controller Lead                Supervises the daily Gas Control operations, which ensure balanced conditions in control of pressure and flow of gas throughout the pipeline system. Leads the daily operations of the pipeline system to ensure that contractual obligations are met. Responsible for ensuring that physical deliveries, line pack and storage assets are utilized efficiently to meet customer demand. Participates in the development of construction outage schedule(s), storage targets and planned and unplanned maintenance to ensure system reliability. Supervises relations with internal and external customers. Supervises the maintenance and analysis of daily control data and reports.

Pipeline Controller Sr                      Works closely with Lead Controllers/Supervisors to manage pipeline consistent with short and long term operating goals. Monitors and continuously evaluates system pressures and flows of gas/liquids from receipt points along the pipeline system to delivery points on a 24 hour-a-day, 365 day-a-year basis. Sets flow rates and pressure set points at pipeline interconnections and delivery points. Monitors computer systems and alarms to ensure safe and reliable operation of the entire pipeline system. Remotely starts and stops engines/pumps to maintain system volume and pressure. Executes decisions regarding product (gas/liquids) re-routing and appropriate notifications during emergency situations to minimize impact to customers and shippers. Responds to Local Distribution Company (LDC)/producer/interconnect operator requests for information and management of system outages.

Pipeline Controller System

Specialist                                              Works closely with Supervisors to manage pipeline consistent with short and long term operating goals. Reviews/Approves project work plans and GAP in conjunction with Supervisor/Team Leader. Monitors and continuously evaluates system pressures and flows of gas/liquids from receipt points along the pipeline system to delivery points on a 24 hour-a-day, 365 day-a-year basis. Assists pipeline controllers during scheduled and unscheduled maintenance activities by utilizing a high level of operational expertise to maximize throughput and revenues to keep interruptions to a minimum and identify alternative methods to maximize gas flow. Monitors computer systems and alarm reporting to ensure safe and reliable operation of the entire pipeline system. Executes decisions regarding product (gas/liquids) re-routing and appropriate notifications during emergency situations to minimize impact to customers and shippers. Monitors storage levels by rate service and adjusts storage priorities in accordance with targets.

 

Project Manager                              Responsible for the planning, coordination and implementation of small engineering projects in accordance with the established policies, procedures, and requirements approved by the company. Works under minimal guidance while performing complex tasks. Exercises a substantial latitude for making unreviewed decisions.

Regulatory Analyst Lead                  Gathers and performs analysis of the most complex data related to rate filings, past and future cost of service, etc. Perform economic studies, certificate and tariff filings with regulatory agencies. Prepares feasibility studies to determine impact of long-term projects. Performs extensive reports related to allocations issues. Performs extensive regulatory analysis. Must have expert knowledge of FERC regulatory process. Handles diverse range of complex assignments which requiring use of experience, innovation, and judgment. Assignments also cross into multiple fields of specialty. Has extensively developed internal and external network. Mentors others.

Supv Measurement Analyst            Responsible for executing the measurement validation & data integrity process. Works collaboratively with groups across the organization to assure that the measurement validation & data integrity process is aligned efficiently and effectively.

Supv Operations                               Leads a team that is responsible for the safe and reliable operation and maintenance of assigned assets in a specified area of responsibility of the Operations Manager. Serves as a role model for safe operations, providing a visible leadership presence and holds team members equally accountable for safety and adherence to the risk management systems in place. Ensures all employees within their area are adequately trained and qualified to identify hazards and safely carry out duties as required.

Supv Pipeline Control                     Leads an integrated organization focused on leveraging/developing the best practices, resources and specialized talent within a Pipeline Control Center at Williams. Responsible for daily management of pipeline systems and ensures effective operation of a control center by supervising controllers responsible for daily operations. Guides the daily operating plan, focusing on the safe and reliable operation of the system ensuring the longer term seasonal vision goals are aligned.

VP Commercial

Eastern Interstates                           Oversees customer services and commercial activities, including pricing, marketing, sales, strategy development, nominations, scheduling, business development, and customer relations.

 

VP Commercial Gulf of Mexico                   Maintain commercial and new business development accountability for three franchises now combined into one Gulf of Mexico asset portfolio. Lead commercial development for both brownfield and greenfield opportunities within the Gulf of Mexico asset base which Includes Gulf West, Gulf East, Discovery, all of the deep water assets as well as various onshore processing assets within Texas, Louisiana and Alabama. Develop complex franchises and Joint Venture level strategies.

VP GM Gulf of Mexico                                    Maintain profit/loss accountability for three franchises now combined into one Gulf of Mexico asset portfolio. Lead the integration of operations and shared service functions supporting the Gulf of Mexico asset base which Includes Gulf West, Gulf East, Discovery, all of the deep water assets as well as various onshore processing assets within Texas, Louisiana and Alabama. Support and oversee the execution of complex franchises and Joint Venture level strategies.