Plant Electrician (u15-111)

Posting ID : A1068451426
Date Posted : 2015-08-18
Category : Skilled Trades Artisan

APPLICATION DEADLINE: August 24, 2015 (Internal)
September 1, 2015 (External)

Portland General Electric values the energy of teamwork, diversity, and innovation to provide our customers with safe and reliable power. As Oregon's largest provider of electric service, PGE is helping shape Oregon's energy future. Among the millions of ordinary jobs in the world are a few special places --team-driven environments with the resources and support you need to succeed. That's PGE -- the unique combination of a friendly, supportive atmosphere with a progressive vision for business success. It's fun. It's challenging. It's enriching. And it's a big reason why the average PGE employee has spent almost 14 years with us. If you're looking for a new opportunity in an essential, dynamic industry, consider becoming a part of our PGE team.

Under the direction of the Electrical Working Foreman install, test, repair, and maintain lighting, power and control circuits and other electrical equipment associated with generating plant operation at the Company's Pelton Round Butte Hydro Projects

Plant Electrician (U15-111)
Top candidates will have:

Must have a minimum of 3 years-demonstrated work experience at the journeyman level consistent with the duties of a Plant Electrician.
Must hold or have successfully held a position as a Plant Electrician or
Must have completed an apprenticeship program consistent with the duties of a Plant Electrician or
Out-of-Classification Electrical Journeyman bidders must successfully pass the PGE Plant Electrician exam.
Possess sufficient computer skills to proficiently operate computerized time keeping systems, maintenance management systems, test equipment and data collection systems.
Regularly pass a criminal and identity background check in compliance with FERC, NERC, WECC, and CIP regulations.
Must possess a valid driver's license.
Able to respond to plant emergencies within one hour.

PGE is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity and inclusion in the workplace.

In order to be considered an applicant for this position, you will need to complete our employment application. Apply online at
by the application deadline. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.

In this position you will work with some of the most talented, creative and innovative employees while using the latest software and technologies. You'll report to a Manager who values talents and skills, and will support you in your new career at PGE.

We offer a full range of traditional benefits - medical insurance, paid vacation, tuition reimbursement, retirement savings, and more - plus exciting opportunities unique to employment with us. From our robust on-the-job training to our on-site fitness facilities, PGE has a multitude of programs to help you gain valuable skills and experience, to provide rewards for meeting company goals, and to encourage health, safety, fellowship, and community volunteerism.

Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.

Staffing Services Contact:
Jane Desimone


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