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Field Coordinator

PNM Resources

Location: Alamogordo, NM US
Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 2 - 5 years
Date Posted: February 9, 2023
Reference Code: 6087984
This position is posted until filled.

Department:: Customer Interconnection

  • Experience with Distribution systems, PNM, OSHA, NEC/NESC standards and designs.
  • Strong communication skills, able to work independently and in a team environment. Ability to effectively communicate with customers and contractors.
  • Experience with PowerClerk experience, Banner, ArcGIS is preferred.

Field Coordinator
Salary Grade: G06
Minimum Midpoint Maximum
$74,796 - $100,975 - $127,152


Under direct supervision, manages the field activities within their area of expertise in a timely and efficient manner to ensure the integrity of the distribution systems, by performing the following duties.

  • Coordinates field activities for gas and/or electric distribution projects, which could include field inspections for service entrance equipment, job site readiness, blue staking, coordinating special equipment needs, and obtaining required permits
  • Inspects and monitors the installation of customer built systems and contractor work for compliance and completeness
  • Assists in the scheduling and prioritizing of work to meet deadlines
  • Reviews work packet for material and design accuracy within their area of expertise
  • Makes sure work is performed in compliance with safety guidelines, company policies and procedures, work standards, various governmental agency regulations, and other related requirements
  • Provides technical assistance for the design and construction of gas and electric distribution facilities
  • Consults with outside contractors, customers, government officials, and landowners regarding various field activities
  • Communicates job activities with construction personnel, and other team members to ensure that everyone stays informed on job progress
  • Re-certifies Company and contract welders. (Gas Field Coordinator only)
  • On-call for after-hours emergencies
  • Provides training in their area of expertise
  • Assists in the reconciliation of job costs
  • General knowledge in either gas or electric with basic knowledge in the operation of other utilities
  • Promotes first-class public relations with customers, businesses, outside agencies, and community leaders
  • Experience in applying and communicating PNM and industry standards for distribution line construction and/or maintenance
  • Understanding of construction methods, techniques, standards, compliance requirements and equipment normally required for construction and/or maintenance of distribution systems (gas or electric)
  • Understanding of construction contracts with the demonstrated ability to interpret and apply
  • Demonstrated ability to make decisions that require judgment, creativity, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to promote team performance by having a positive attitude, being self-motivated, and staying flexible to change
  • Experience in dealing with emergency situations with minimal or no direction from supervision
  • Understanding of union contracts as they pertain to the area or responsibility
  • Knowledge of warehouse inventory system and material handling
  • Knowledge of the gas and electric service delivery process

  • High school diploma or general education degree (GED) with five to seven years of experience, or equivalent combination of education and/or experience related to the discipline.

  • Must be a PNM qualified weld inspector (gas field Coordinator ONLY)

  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, or governmental regulations
  • Ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from groups of managers, clients, customers, and the general public
  • One to three years working knowledge of personal computers, knowledge of spreadsheet and word processing software
  • Knowledge of PNM's current computer systems to include PassPort and Field View.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand and/or walkup to 2/3 of the time
  • The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 40 pounds.
  • Field environment.
  • HS Diploma or Gen Ed Diploma
  • Certified Welder Inspector

PNM Resources and affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. Women, minorities, disabled individuals and veterans are encouraged to apply.
About this Employer

PNM Resources is an energy holding company based in Albuquerque, N.M., with 2020 consolidated operating revenues of $1.5 billion. Through its regulated utilities, PNM and TNMP, PNM Resources provides electricity to approximately 800,000 homes and businesses in New Mexico and Texas. PNM serves its customers with a diverse mix of generation and purchased power resources totaling 3.0 gigawatts of capacity, with a goal to achieve 100% emissions-free energy by 2040. PNM Resources is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange as PNM.

PNM Resources strives to create enduring value for customers, communities and shareholders built on a foundation of Environmental, Social and Governance Principles. At the core of our business we are focused on our Vision, our Purpose and our Values.