Job Details

Plant Equipment Operator Trainee-Boardman (U17-219)

Portland General Electric, Boardman, OR

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Close Date: 11/24/2017

APPLICATION DEADLINE: Internally November 20, 2017
Externally November 24, 2017


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.


Plant Equipment Operator Trainee-Boardman (U17-219)
$19.34 per hour

Train to become a fully qualified plant equipment operator at the Boardman Coal Fired Plant. Study plant systems and complete a series of walk downs, check offs, written exams, and oral exams to demonstrate qualifications.

Typical responsibilities include:

• Complete Operator Trainee Orientation Program.
• Complete Plant Equipment Operators Qualification Program.
• Perform duties of PEO when assigned.

The successful candidate should have:

• Must be able to achieve a passing score on the Plant Operator Selection System (POSS) exam (exam will be scheduled by Human Resources).
• Must have knowledge of basic algebra.
• Must be able to read, write and comprehend technical material associated with the job.
• Must have a valid Driver’s License with evidence of safe driving habits.
• Will be expected to qualify as PEO within 18 months.


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, 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: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=U17-219
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.

Talent Acquisition Contact
Jane DeSimone
503-464-7250
Jane.DeSimone@pgn.com

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