Specialist II/III – Line Dispatch R17-201

Company Name: Portland General Electric
Phone Number: (503) 464-7250
City: Portland
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97204
Job Title: Specialist II/III – Line Dispatch R17-201
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Dispatcher
Posting Start Date: April 13, 2017
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Year
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.

Specialist II/III – Line Dispatch R17-201


Prepares and dispatches service work for PGE and contract two man crews/single field employees and supports dispatching functions for Planning Scheduling and Line Dispatch department. This position includes simple to moderately complex planning, coordinating, scheduling and dispatching service work and support work coordination for line crews and equipment for overhead and underground projects. The Line Dispatcher will be responsible for the Service Coordination Dispatcher responsibilities.

Experience Required:


  • High School or GED required.
  • 1-3 years in a related field required
  • Proficient knowledge of Maximo
  • Advanced and deep knowledge of ARM Scheduler (Logica)
  • Proficient understanding of Central Config
  • Proficient knowledge of ARC Viewer / Field View
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Outlook)
  • Proficient understanding of the PGE-IBEW work rules & related OPUC regulations

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.

How to Apply:

To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R17-201

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.

Staffing Services Contact:
Sandy Banister

Posting End Date: April 26, 2017