APPLICATION DEADLINE: February 22, 2013
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Engineer III, Electrical Testing & Energization (R13-029)
In this position you will be responsible for planning, coordinating, and executing large scale substation QA and testing activities. You will be developing protection & automation functional testing plans and support testing and construction crews with the implementation. You will also document and communicate commissioning and testing activities with all affected departments within PGE.
Top candidates will have:
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by the application deadline. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
- Typically requires a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering
- Professional Engineer License
- Typically 8 years of experience in engineering, design and system testing for utility systems and/or generation.
- Proficiency in problem solving and analysis.
- Skill and knowledge of electrical utility infrastructure construction and testing practices.
- Substantial decision making.
- Very substantial reasoning and prioritizing.
- Ability to operate a motor vehicle.
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.
PGE is an Equal Opportunity Employer who values diversity and inclusion in the workplace.
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