San Ramon, CA, US, 94583
Requisition ID # 46723
Job Category : Engineering / Science
Job Level : Individual Contributor
Business Unit: Electric Operations
Job Location : San Ramon
The men and women of Electric Operations ensure the delivery of
safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric
Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric
distribution and transmission operations, including planning,
engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management,
business planning, restoration and emergency response.
This position is represented by Engineers and Scientists of
California (ESC) subject to collective bargaining.
This is a senior-level engineer job that requires mastery of the
substation journey owner’s and project engineer duties. The Senior
Engineer oversees our alliance engineering firms to lead simple to
complex substation engineering and design projects. The candidate
should have extensive knowledge of substation engineering concepts,
principles, and practices to resolve complex problems with only
general direction. Provides technical leadership and coaching to
junior engineers. Researches and identifies practical solutions to
solve complex problems. Reviews and negotiates engineering and
design proposals, ensure adherence to the TD-3330P work procedure,
check the accuracy and completeness of the final project scope,
review and accept construction drawings, provide engineering
support during construction, ensure all job close out duties, such
as as-built review meeting, etc., are complete. Also acts as a
subject matter expert on select substation equipment.
Resolve problems of complex scope. Serve as a key technical
resource within area of specialization. Apply creativity or new
approaches to assignments that may be unique. Lead others on
technically complex projects. Regularly uses discretion and
independent judgment in fulfilling these job functions.
Perform the functions of Associate, Journey and Senior level
Manage large highly complex projects and perform engineering
analyses, studies, and develop conceptual designs.
Develop innovative solutions to solve challenging technical
Acts as a lead in root cause analysis and makes recommendations
to address local and system-wide problems.
Develop technical procedures and contributes to the development
of standards, specifications, construction documents, and
May represent PG&E at external industry associations,
committees, trade organizations and other
Act as an engineering mentor to junior engineers.
Establish and maintain professional relationships with our
external business partners
BS Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited
curriculum in the US or the equivalent from outside the US (proof
of accreditation will be required)
8 years of cumulative experience in engineering and design
Experience in multiple large and complex substation projects
without supervision and serve as team leader
Experience in completing complex substation assignments with few
or no precedents or standards
Our Mission To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean
energy to our customers and communities every single day, while
building the energy network of tomorrow.
Our Vision With a sustainable energy future as our North Star,
we will meet the challenge of climate change while providing
affordable energy for all customers.
Our Culture We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary
of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the
largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United
States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe,
reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people
throughout our Northern and Central California service area,
stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to
the Sierra Nevada.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and
Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and
hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive
consideration for employment without regard to race, color,
national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental
disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status,
marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender
identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other
factor that is not related to the job.
Employee Privacy Notice The California Consumer Privacy Act
(CCPA) goes into effect on January 1, 2020. CCPA grants new and
far-reaching privacy rights to all California residents. The law
also entitles job applicants, employees and non-employee workers to
be notified of what personal information PG&E collects and for
what purpose. The Employee Privacy Notice can be accessed through
the following link: Employee Privacy Notice
PG&E will consider qualified applicants with arrest and
conviction records for employment in a manner consistent with all
state and local laws.