PG&E Applications – Electric Distribution Engineer, Associate

Website Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Job Description:

This entry-level job is represented by Engineers and Scientists of California (ESC) subject to collective bargaining.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Identifies alternatives to address deficiencies for Project Analysis (PA’s).
  • Analyzes historical loads and project future growth.
  • Prepares long term and short-term plans to identify and correct area deficiencies.
  • Performs planning studies to correctly model the electric distribution system and works with
  • Mapping to ensure discrepancies are corrected in associated records system.
  • Monitors area substation and circuit capabilities and track corresponding loads.
  • Prepares proposals, including justification, for appropriate corrective actions to address deficiencies found.
  • Submits long term and short-term reconstruction, capacity and reliability plan recommendations;
  • Manages projects within their local area of $100,000 or less; and reviews and recommends job estimates within DPA for capacity and reliability.
  • Reviews and analyzes area distribution systems and takes appropriate actions to maintain power factor and primary voltage within established standards.
  • Determines circuit and associated equipment capabilities within the assigned DPA.
  • Prepares draft Preliminary Planning Reviews (PPR’s).

Job Requirements:

  • Professional engineering registration
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from a college/university accredited by Accreditation
  • Board of Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • CYME experience
  • Python Scripting experience
  • Basic Microsoft Office skills

Job Details:

Company: Pacific Gas and Electric Company

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Sacramento, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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