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Manager, Change Management

Date: Jun 8, 2021

Location: Toronto, ON, CA

Company: Hydro One Networks Inc

42809 - Toronto - Temporary - 12 months 


Hydro One is proud to be the largest electricity transmission and distribution provider in Ontario, serving nearly  1.4 million customers. We have a long history in the industry with our roots dating back over 110 years to 1906. Since then, we have worked to grow and evolve to meet the changing needs of our customers and communities across Ontario. Today, we’re focused on providing exceptional customer service and ensuring we are building safe communities where we live, work and play.

It’s an exciting time to join the team at Hydro One!


Hydro One has a 5 year roadmap to transform the business. Our Change Management team is overflowing with interesting and exciting work! Apply now if you want to be part of an important change and an exciting team. 


General Accountabilities

  • Support the executive leadership team in changing the company culture to support the strategic objectives of a Shareholder owned company.
  • Support Lines of Business in realizing business value from major projects through change management techniques designed to prepare and support employees in pursuit of expected value.


Specific Accountabilities

  • Demonstrate visible leadership to develop and maintain a safe and healthy workplace
  • Create value for our customers by designing appropriate programs to ensure Strategic goals and/or Business Cases are achieved (As they relate to people adoption expectations)
  • Create a culture and maintain a work environment where employees can be fully engaged
  • Participate in the design, build, implementation and sustainment of the Change Management Center of Excellence/Department within Human Resources
  • Identify, recommend and design /implement approved change management programs by working collaboratively with the senior LOB leadership teams including project sponsors (VPs and below)
  • Direct and oversee Change Management program activities including facilitation of meetings and working sessions as well as assigning appropriate resources
  • Ensure that appropriate Change Management activities are conducted in order for the project to go-live with minimal impacts to business operations
  • Share oversight responsibility for implementing and maintaining the enterprise Change Management methodology
  • Manage Change Management program work plans, budget and status reports for corporate projects (with internal or external resources, or both)
  • Coach/Mentor Change Management Delivery resources and assist them in competency and career development
  • Identify and communicate cross-area or cross-release issues that may affect business areas related to corporate projects


Essential Knowledge

  • Advanced working level knowledge of Change Management methodologies and deliverables, preferably Prosci certified
  • Detailed understanding of adult learning and training methods and their application in business
  • Familiarity with the utilities industry, preferably the electricity industry and ideally the Hydro One business model


Essential Experience

  • Completion of a university degree and up to 10 years of relevant business experience
  • 8+ years of experience leading the delivery of Change Management programs

At Hydro One we understand that the success and strength of our business rests with our people. When we develop their skills, we are investing in both their success and ours. To secure the best talent, we seek to create a workforce that reflects the diverse populations of the communities where we live and work and to create a culture based on safety, innovation and inclusiveness.


We are honoured to be recognized by Forbes in its list of Canada’s Best Employers for 2020.


Thank you for considering a career with Hydro One, we welcome applications from all qualified candidates. If you are having difficulty using our online application system and you need an accommodation due to a disability, please email careers@hydroone.com. Hydro One will provide reasonable accommodation for qualified individuals with disabilities in the job application process.


Please note this email is only for accommodation requests. Resumes sent to this email address will not be considered.


Deadline: July 1, 2021



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