Senior Plant Maintenance Engineer
**PORTWWD - Port Westward - Clatskanie**
**086 - Port Westward Operations**
**APPLICATION DEADLINE: June 27th, 2019**
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.
**Senior Plant Maintenance Engineer (R-19-1393)**
In this role, you'll provide engineered solutions for new plants and retrofit of existing generation facilities. You'll maintain and improve the operation, reliability, safety and regulatory compliance of the company's generating resources. Electrical engineering background is preferred.
You will support our journey by:
+ Maintaining currency in state-of-the-art engineering practices and discerning the need for and providing guidance and direction to colleagues on engineering processes and standards.
+ Leading plant improvements with expert knowledge of maintenance engineering principles and local codes and standards. Applying plant and plant control system knowledge to investigate, identify and clearly define plant problems; provides technical guidance and support to other engineers and customers. Providing expert technical guidance on cost-effective maintenance solutions to contractors and other engineers.
+ Preparing a variety of complex engineering deliverables for larger or multiple projects, including establishing work plans to be applied.
+ Developing and providing quality assurance reviews of complex engineering solutions that meet technical requirements, all applicable codes, regulatory requirements and follow sound engineering practice. Maintaining and reviewing plant design basis documents.
+ Actively coordinating with other internal/external team members on complex projects, representing the team to internal and external stakeholders (i.e., regulatory, technical society, etc.).
+ Leading projects with complex design, construction, operation, maintenance or testing elements in support of plant maintenance engineering.
+ Actively advancing knowledge management of the enterprise and provides mentoring; participating in professional societies and technical committees and assisting with code/standard authoring; is externally recognized in the industry as a technical expert; reviewing engineering work, resolving resource conflicts and identifying training needs.
+ Developing and delivering more complex training of other engineers and crews on operations and maintenance practices and requirements. Providing and coordinating updates on critical safety and reliability topics to operations personnel. Implementing best practices from benchmarking with peers across the industry.
You will bring the following skills to our team:
+ Requires a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering discipline from an ABET accredited engineering program or program accredited by an equivalent agency.
+ Typically 10 or more years in engineering.
+ Professional Engineering (PE) license strongly preferred; may be required based upon role.
+ Expert knowledge of engineering and economic principles and concepts.
+ Advanced knowledge of other engineering disciplines and advanced ability to interpret engineering deliverable content as assigned.
+ Expert understanding and application of engineering processes and procedures; intermediate knowledge of other related departments and functions.
+ Advanced industry knowledge and technology trends.
+ Advanced knowledge of company QA/QC process and procedures.
+ Expert knowledge of construction feasibility.
+ Advanced knowledge of process, procedures for project controls and estimates.
+ Advanced knowledge of plant electrical, mechanical, and control systems.
+ Advanced ability to review, evaluate and analyze technical information, policies and reports.
+ Advanced accuracy skills.
+ Advanced knowledge of the utility industry.
+ Advanced organization and prioritization skills.
+ Advanced decision-making skills.
+ Advanced individual and group presentation skills.
+ Must have a valid driver's license and a history of safe driving practices
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:https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R-19-1393. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.
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