Supervisor V, Distribution

Company Name: Portland General Electric
Phone Number: (503) 464-7250
City: portland
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97204
Job Title: Supervisor V, Distribution
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: November 8, 2017
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.

Supervisor V, Distribution

Salem Line Center



Provide direct supervision of Service Design Project Managers (SDPM’s), Designers, and Design Technicians. Create an environment of open communication to build a strong local Service & Design team. Use creative problem solving to generate new solutions, share procedures and information with other design teams and Distribution.


This position will be based in the Salem Line Center. To ensure the candidate has a successful transition and to support business needs, you will spend the initial 6-12 months in the Portland area. After the 6 to 12 months, then you will fully transition to your location in Salem.

Supervise and lead SDPM’s and the local Design group to meet internal and external customer needs for distribution design and project management. Understand customer design needs to better deliver high quality design services. Implement and measure effects of current programs and new work processes on Team goals. Work closely with local management, including area line managers, general foremen, storeroom, survey and other workgroups. Create a Service & Design Team that demonstrates excellence in all its work.

Experience Required:


  • High School Diploma or equivalent; some college courses in Business related studies are preferred.
  • Eight years of professional experience, with two years of project management or supervisory experience.
  • Knowledge of all aspects of line department operations, design, PGE (or other Utility) transmission and distribution systems, rules and regulations, and applicable codes relating to electrical service delivery. (NEC, NESC)
  • Thorough knowledge of PGE tariff, rules, policies, and practices. (standards, current accounting system, current Franchise Agreements, Electric Service Requirements Book ,etc)
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: December 8, 2017