DTE Energy WorkWeek / Cycle Manager in Newport, Michigan

Job Description

WorkWeek / Cycle Manager-09880

The future is bright at DTE Energy! We are the largest electric and gas utility in Michigan with an aspiration to be the best-operated energy company in North America. We are a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan with businesses in 26 different states.

DTE Energy’s utility and non-utility businesses are poised for significant growth. We look forward to working with highly motivated and team-oriented individuals to energize our efforts of growing economically and environmentally.

We care for our employees and prioritize their health and safety first. Recently, DTE Energy has been recognized as an outstanding place to work and has received the following accolades:

· Gallup Great Workplace Award for 3 consecutive Years! (2013, 2014 and 2015)

· Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to work For

· J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Award

· Professional Women’s Magazine/Black EOE Journal “Best of the Best”

· Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT

· Best Employers for a Healthy Lifestyle Gold Award

· Detroit Free Press Green Leaders Award

DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.


Job Summary:

The WorkWeek/Cycle Manager is an advanced level recognized by the organization as an expert in Outage/Work Management. Coordinates operations, maintenance, engineering and construction activities and establishes site work priorities. Provides scheduling support and designs support plans for site activities. Monitors progress of work, identifies problems, and revises plans and schedules as necessary to ensure safe and efficient execution. Creates plans that drive improvement through the organizations.


1.Manages the day-to-day operations of the process and ensures the organization complies with Outage and Work Management procedures and practices.

  1. Publish reports and critiques, monitor completion of action items and lessons learned.

  2. Develop and implement new concepts for process improvement.

  3. Develop and maintain long range plans for Fermi 2.

  4. Serve as project manager on special assignments as necessary.

  5. Supervise personnel and/or activities during outage and online times to meet established milestones and objectives in compliance with regulatory requirements.


  • Bachelor Degree in Science or related technical field and power plant experience as is normally acquired in 10 years, OR

  • Associates of Science degree or related technical field with 12 years power plant experience OR

  • High school diploma or equivalent with 15 years related power plant experience.

  • Prior experience as a Control Room Supervisor, Workweek Supervisor or Outage Manager is preferred.

  • Must be able to pass all phases of In-Processing including background investigation, psychological screening, appropriate training and be medically certifiable (drug and alcohol screen).

  • Must be able to manage multiple work activities, which will include numerous urgent (time critical) tasks of varying priority.

  • Must have a minimum of 5 years experience related to planning, scheduling or outage/work management.

  • Must have a good working knowledge of the Fermi 2 organization, administrative procedures and a functional knowledge of the Fermi 2 plant.

  • Competencies: Communication, Cost Consciousness, Dependability, Meeting Management, Planning, Project Management, Teamwork, Ethics, Decision Making, Problem Solving.

Job: Nuclear Generation Operations & Maintenance

Title: WorkWeek / Cycle Manager

Primary Location: Michigan-Newport

Requisition ID: 09880