Engineering Manager

Company Name: Pend Oreille Public Utility District
Phone Number: (509) 447-9095
City: Newport
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 99156
Job Title: Engineering Manager
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: January 9, 2018
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours

Engineering Manager – Transmission & Distribution

Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County (“PUD”) is a publicly owned municipal corporation organized under the laws of the State of Washington. The primary purpose of the PUD is the efficient generation, transmission and distribution of electrical energy. The PUD serves the residents of Pend Oreille County and operates on revenues from the sales of its utility services.

The PUD is currently seeking an experienced and well qualified Transmission and Distribution Engineering Manager to provide effective management and hands-on, technical oversight related to the District’s electric distribution/substation/transmission system. This is an outstanding opportunity for someone seeking to apply their skills and experience in a challenging, progressive and hands-on work environment.
Newport is a high recreation area and offers four distinct seasons, two local ski resorts and numerous lakes/rivers for summertime adventure. Newport is less than one hour away from Spokane, WA or Coeur d’Alene, ID for all your needs.


Experience Required:

Qualifications include demonstrated experience in long term planning/economic analyses, developing/overseeing annual operating budgets, distribution/substation/transmission system design/maintenance/protection (that includes related operating practices) and hands-on task/project management. Candidates must have strong interpersonal skills, including the ability to communicate and effectively interact with District employees, customers, vendors/contractors and regulatory/compliance agency staff.

A Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering is required, along with 10 years of utility industry experience. A Professional Engineer (PE) license in the state of Washington as an electrical engineer is required (or attainable within a one year time period).


How to Apply:

An employment application is available at Please complete the online application, including a resume, cover letter and salary requirements. If preferred, you can email an application, along with a resume and cover letter, including salary requirements, to:; or, email application materials to P.O. Box 190, Newport WA 99156 Attn: Human Resources. Position open until filled. Starting rate of pay DOQ; excellent benefit package

Posting End Date: February 9, 2018