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Manager of Power Production - Cordova Electric Cooperative (CEC)

Cordova Electric Cooperative, (CEC) seeks an experienced, skilled, principled leader to manage the operation and maintenance of two hydroelectric plants and diesel power plant. The ideal candidate will promote a culture of safe, productive, results-oriented power production by leading a department that provides excellent service and value to the members of the cooperative. CEC offers the opportunity to innovate, grow, and succeed in a challenging, dynamic environment.

Link: Cordova Electric Cooperative Career Opportunities


Civil Engineering Assistant - City of Seattle

$29.05 - $31.41 hr

The civil engineering assistant position is located in the Power Production Division of Seattle City Light and supports eight hydroelectic facilities that generate electrical power for the City of Seattle. While located in the Power Production Division the Civil Engineering Unit also provides engineering support acrosse all divisions of the utility including distribution, transmission, facilities, and environmental affairs. This position will report to the Civil Engineering Supervisor.

Apply online at www.agency.governmentjobs.com/seattle.


Hydro Project Mechanics - City of Tacoma

$42.90 hr

The City of Tacoma is creating a civil service employment list for Hydroelectric Project Mechanic positions at the Cushman Hydroelectric Project. Hydroelectric Project Mechanics perform skilled work in the journey-level maintenance and repair of hydroelectric project equipment, fisheries equipment, apparatus, fixtures, structures, heavy equipment and vehicles. The position requires the combined skills of a mechanic, machinist, millwright, welder and working knowledge of industrial refrigeration, air-conditioning and basic electricity. Work is performed indoors and outdoors and in high or confined places or near high voltage power lines. Expectations are that new employees will be able to report within 30 minutes to the Cushman Hydroelectric Project near the town of Potlatch, south of Hoodsport, WA, for emergency call outs.

For a full position description and to apply, please visit the City of Tacoma website at www.cityoftacoma.org/jobs.


Hydro Utility Worker - City of Tacoma

$23.95 – $31.17 hr

The Cushman Hydroelectric Project is accepting applications for Hydroelectric Utility Worker positions. This is semi-skilled labor involving a variety of tasks related to maintenance, repair and operation of hydroelectric plant facilities, recreational facilities, and fish hatcheries. The positions will be located near Hoodsport, WA. Requires completion of an electrical or industrial program from community or vocational college and 6 months’ work experience in construction trades; OR 2 yrs experience in construction trades.

Apply online at www.cityoftacoma.org/jobs.


Geotechnical Engineer/Geologist, Dam Safety Department - Puget Sound Energy

Puget Sound Energy’s Dam Safety Department is seeking a Geotechnical Engineer or Geologist to join our team. This role will work to develop and review reports, plans, and designs required for the implementation of the dam safety program and improvements at the Baker River and Snoqualmie Hydro Projects. PSE is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including Protected Veterans and those with Disabilities. Please apply online to add #81984 at PSE.com/careers.

Click here to view or download an updated job description.

Please visit http://www.pse.com/careers to view all job descriptions and applications.


Environmental Specialist 1 Position - Eugene Water and Electric Board

Closing Date: 05/23/14 05:00 PM

Monthly Salary $5,033.33 - $6,291.67

Description:  The Eugene Water & Electric Board is seeking an Environmental Specialist I to help administer environmental compliance and enhancement programs, hydro license measures, and utility-wide permitting. The successful candidate will assist with tasks related to permitting; waste reduction; and hazardous waste compliance, sampling, monitoring, reporting, and spill response. The Specialist will also work with senior staff to conduct environmental and license compliance audits in an effort to monitor and mitigate compliance risks at EWEB facilities. Click here to download the job bulletin.

Applications may be obtained and filed online at:
http://www.eweb.org

Alternative format may be obtained at:
500 E. 4th Avenue
Eugene, O R
97440-2148 541-685-7359
laurie.muggy@eweb.org


Engineer/Senior Engineer - PacifiCorp

PacifiCorp is seeking an Engineer/Senior Engineer in our Portland, OR office. PacifiCorp is one of the West’s leading utilities and currently operates out of six different states.

The position develops engineering studies, plans, specifications, calculations, evaluations, design documents, and performance assessments associated with the planning, design, licensing, construction, operation, and maintenance of the company’s hydroelectric projects located in six western states. This position will have significant involvement in dam safety activities.

If you are interested in learning more about the position and our company, please visit our website at www.pacificorp.com and reference # 131014.


Generation Maintenance Engineer - Avista Corp.

To provide Maintenance Engineering Support for the Company’s Spokane River Hydro Generation facilities by implementing a comprehensive maintenance program, establishing maintenance practices, scheduling diagnostic testing, analyzing diagnostic tests, providing field engineering, arranging contracts and supporting others as required.

To view the full description, benefits, and supplemental information about this position click on the following link:  Avista Corp. Current Career Opportunities.


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