Technician III, Drafter (R16-396)

Company Name: Portland General Electric
Phone Number: (503) 464-7250
City: Portland
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97204
Job Title: Technician III, Drafter (R16-396)
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Miscellaneous Positions
Posting Start Date: December 21, 2016
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: full time
Work Time Type: Hours

APPLICATION DEADLINE:  Open until filled

For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.

PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.


Technician III, Drafter (R16-396)

Provide drafting of subsystems and detailing of construction drawings to complement designers’ and action engineers’ work in Engineering.

You will support our journey by:

  • Ensure that the design and drafting concepts/details are accurately and clearly conveyed on drawings.
  • Perform walkdowns on systems to check “as-built” conditions; draft construction drawings; gather and organize engineering data from field investigations, engineering notes, drawings and vendor prints.
  • Independently develop “as-built” drawings from completed construction packages.
  • Perform preliminary design of subsystems and related equipment drawings.
  • Make complete design drawings from sketched information; basic design documents and layout information; identify conflicts requiring deviations from prescribed practices or criteria.
  • Provide technical drafting service to engineers, designers and drafters within the area of expertise of the incumbent.
  • Review completed construction drawings for accuracy and conformity to standards and regulations.
  • Meet project drafting objectives.
  • Interface drafting with other disciplines on same project. Provide time estimates for task completion.
  • Operate computer-aided drafting (CAD) equipment or other applicable tools to provide drafting service.
Experience Required:

You will bring the following skills to our team:

  • Thorough knowledge of company engineering standards and guidelines, industrial practices and basic theory of incumbent’s discipline.
  • Thoroughly familiar with drafting application skills and proficiency of current drafting tools and technologies.
  • Effective communication and human relation skills (for project coordination).
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to think critically.
  • Ability to work without supervision and capability of self-checking for completeness and accuracy of work produced.
  • Four years of experience in engineering drafting plus technical school training or five-plus years of experience in engineering drafting.
  • Technical courses in design/drafting technology preferred with emphasis on basic industrial theory and industrial equipment design.
How to Apply:

Join us today and power your potential!

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.

PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.

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Talent Acquisition Contact:
Todd Singer

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Posting End Date: January 30, 2017