Project Engineer - Electrical

Position Opens: 2023-10-19


The District is seeking a qualified Project Engineer at our Newport, WA headquarters.

Successful applicants must have:

  • Bachelor’s Degree, or higher in Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience/education and 5 years’ experience in electric utility production and engineering.  A Professional Electrical Engineering License is desired, but not required.
  • Basic knowledge of applicable NESC, OSHA, and WISHA regulations.

  • Strong working knowledge of SCADA, PLC, and RTU systems.

  • Experience with communication protocols and network systems associated with the same.

  • Knowledge of low, medium, and high voltage electrical equipment and systems.

  • Experience with a variety of computer equipment, spreadsheet, word processor, CAD, database and project management software.

  • Working knowledge of ANSI, IEEE, NESC, NEC, WAC and other applicable standards.

  • Proven abilities in project management and quality oversight.

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate and work effectively with all levels of the organization and outside agencies; use independent and discretionary judgment; manage confidential information.

How to Apply

A detailed job description is available on our website. Please complete the online application.  If preferred, application materials may be mailed to Pend Oreille PUD, Attn: Human Resources, P.O. Box 190, Newport WA 99156 Attn:  Human Resources.

Online Job Description - Project Engineer

Online Application - Project Engineer


The position is open until filled.
Salary range: $82,184 to $153,051 with an excellent benefits package.

The Public Utility District of Pend Oreille County is an Equal Opportunity Employer, and all qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.