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Job Title: Supervisory Electronics Engineer
Hiring Organization: Bonneville Power Administration
Job Announcement Number: DOE-BPA-18-12808-DE/MP
SALARY RANGE: $98,317 to $131,090 per year
OPEN PERIOD: 07/13/2018-08/02/2018
POSITION INFORMATION: Full-Time Permanent
DUTY LOCATIONS: Vancouver, WA, Pasco, WA, Lewiston, ID
WHO MAY APPLY: Open to All US Citizens
The Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) is a federal power marketing administration (PMA) that sells wholesale electricity from 31 federal dams, and one nuclear plant, providing about one-third of the electricity used in the Pacific Northwest. BPA operates three-fourths of the region’s high-voltage transmission grid and manages one of the largest fish and wildlife restoration programs in the world. Altogether, BPA is a $4 billion per year enterprise that recovers its operating costs and capital investments in power and transmission assets through the sale of power and transmission products that are priced to recover all associated costs. BPA headquarters is located in Portland, Oregon.
A successful candidate in this position will serve as the Power Systems and Control (PSC) District Engineer and report directly to the District Manager. The incumbent is the technical expert and senior engineer responsible for system integration, modification, redesign, troubleshooting, installation, operation and maintenance, and failure analysis for all PSC systems and equipment in the District and for working with manufacturers, BPA, and other contractor resources for design, test, and integration of new and/or experimental equipment that extends the technology of the industry. The incumbent will also exercise delegated supervisory authorities and responsibilities, direct, coordinate, and oversee the work of PSC engineers and craftsmen working in the District and provide oversight of contractors when appropriate.