Hydro Plant Operator Trainee

Company: Northern Wasco County People's Utility District (NWCPUD)
Location: The Dalles, Oregon
Compensation: $31.42 starting wage
Application Deadline: Until Filled, first review of applicants 7/31/17

Public power utility seeks a person to learn the handling of day-to-day Hydro plant activities, which includes basic operations and maintenance of the powerhouse and powerhouse equipment. Maintain and operate hydroelectric machinery including: turbines, generators, control board and associated auxiliary equipment. Perform plant operation procedures to ensure safe, reliable, and economic operation of the powe plant, and meet the objective of NWCPUD.

• Requires the person to live within 30 minutes of the powerhouse, under normal travel conditions.
• Must be available for on-call duty as required by the current operating criteria.

As a customer-owned utility, we offer employees a unique working culture where dedicatio to public service is combined with a collaborative spirit. Just 75 miles from Portland, we are in a recreational area providing: water, sports, fishing, bicycling, skiing, camping, hunting, artisan shopping, hiking all within a short traveling distance. We offer a comprehensive benefits package, including PTO, medical/dental/vision, life insurance, STD, LTD, VEBA, 401(k) and 457(b).

Do not apply directly to NWCPUD. Please visit: https://www.nwascopud.org/about/jobs/ for the full job description and instructions for applying. Application material will only be accepted at:

HR Answers, Inc.
7650 SW Beveland St., Suite 130
Tigard, OR 97223
HRE@HRAnswers.com (put "Hydro Trainee/Operator" in subject line)
Fax 503-352-5582

NWCPUD is an
Equal Opportunity Employer
NWCPUD applies
Veterans' Preference
in the hiring process.