Project Manager – Generation, Transmission & Distribution R18-102

Company Name: Portland General Electric
Phone Number: (503) 464-7250
City: Portland
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97204
Job Title: Project Manager – Generation, Transmission & Distribution R18-102
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Miscellaneous Positions
Posting Start Date: February 16, 2018
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours


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 to shape Oregon’s energy future.

What is it like to work at PGE? Well, it’s fun. It’s challenging. It’s enriching. And with the average employee spending nearly 14 years with us, we think you’ll like it too.

You’ll work with talented coworkers in a supportive and results-oriented environment. Our progressive vision and commitment to excellence in our service and operations will keep you and your coworkers engaged and aimed towards excellence.

Are you ready to be part of an essential, dynamic and motivating company? Join our team – apply for a position today.


Project Manager R18-102


Coordinate multiple discipline activities in managing the implementation of complex substation, transmission, and distribution capital projects to achieve company goals and objectives.  Refine the scope and estimates for assigned projects, and maintain accurate project forecasts.  Apply effective project controls to identify/mitigate risks and ensure projects are delivered on-time, on budget, and remain within the project scope.  Develop quality project plans and communicate pertinent project information to company stakeholders.  This position requires familiarity with the use of corporate financial reporting software (e.g. PowerPlant) and scheduling software.

Facilitate project meetings and coordinate activities of internal/external workgroups in the design and construction of PGE’s largest Generation, Transmission and Distribution (GTD) capital projects.  Monitor construction progress and identify/address risks that may affect timely project completion.  Implement effective scope controls, monitor capital expenditures, and maintain accurate project forecasts.  Ensure timely submittal of funding project revisions to the Capital Review Group per PGE policy.

Experience Required:


  • Position requires a bachelor’s degree in engineering, business, or related field.
  • Position requires 10 years of utility or related experience with 7 years of experience in the project management, construction management, engineering, design, operation, or maintenance of electrical facilities.
  • Ability to manage the largest and most complex GTD capital projects.
  • Ability to use corporate financial reporting software (e.g. PowerPlant).
  • PMP Certification preferred.
How to Apply:

PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.


To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.


Interested in the extras? PGE offers a range of competitive benefits including medical insurance, paid vacation, a company matching gift program, tuition reimbursement and retirement savings that includes a 401(k) plan with matching company contributions and a PGE stock purchase plan. Additionally, PGE provides robust on-the-job development and training opportunities, as well as incentives for meeting company goals and encouraging health, safety and community volunteerism.

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


Posting End Date: March 12, 2018