Electrical Engineer – Power Generation

Company Name: Chelan County PUD
Phone Number: (509) 663-8121
City: Wenatchee
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98802
Job Title: Electrical Engineer – Power Generation
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Engineering
Posting Start Date: April 6, 2018
Salary: $100,000
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: 5
Work Time Type: Days
Duties:

Perform electrical engineering design activities related to the planning, design, construction, operation, maintenance and rehabilitation of hydroelectric generation plants, transmission and distribution and related facilities such as switchyards and substations.

We own and operate the nation’s second largest nonfederal, publicly owned hydroelectric generating system. Two of Chelan PUD’s hydropower stations Rocky Reach Dam and Rock Island Dam , are part of an 11-dam system on the U.S. portion of the Columbia River, which is fed by the fourth largest drainage system in North America. Our three hydroelectric generating projects have a combined total generating capacity of over 2,000 megawatts.

Rated by National Geographic as one of the top 10 mountain towns in the U.S., Wenatchee is a recreational paradise with an abundance of adventure. Enjoy water sports on the Wenatchee and Columbia rivers, hiking, biking, rock climbing and unlimited golfing. Downhill and cross-country skiing area just minutes away and the area is known for producing quality wines.

Experience Required:

A BS degree in electrical engineering or electrical engineering technology is required (or related degree in physics or math) or equivalent registered PE. Requires a minimum three (3) to eight (8) years’ experience in the electric utility industry, preferably in the electrical power generation field (hydroelectric generation, distribution, transmission or substations).

How to Apply:

Applicants must apply online with a cover letter and resume. Please see our website at www.chelanpud.org and apply under “Careers”. View additional information on our website about this position, our company or community, or contact Ruth Erwert, Recruiting Manager at click to view for more information. This position is open until filled and applicants are encouraged to apply immediately.

Chelan PUD is an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity at all levels of its workforce. M/F/Disability/Vet Employer

Posting End Date: May 5, 2018