Hydro Wireman (Local 125) - Ariel, Washington (Merwin Hydro) - #109985

Date: May 31, 2023

Location: Ariel, WA, US, 98603

Company: PacifiCorp

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PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion. 



Hydro Wireman is an employee who is responsible for all aspects of the electrical systems on a hydro electric facility, Will service all equipment related to 7 generation facilities. Accountable to execute equipment isolations. Cleaning, inspecting and repairs on Generators, Switching gear, Transformers, Exciters, Governors, Station service equipment.



  • Journeyman Electrical license in Washington state or a state with reciprocity
  • 3 or more years’ experience with an industrial facility
  • Proficient with testing equipment (Doble, Meggar)
  • Proficient in all diagnostic testing and analysis of test results
  • Ability to read electrical schematics and redline drawings
  • Experience with troubleshooting PLC’s and power distribution equipment
  • Proficient with all Microsoft 360 applications



  • Hydro electrical experience
  • Substation experience
  • Power generation experience

Additional Information


Req Id: 109985 
Company Code: PacifiCorp
Primary Location: Ariel     
Department: Pacific Power 
Schedule: Full-time
Personnel Subarea: IBEW Local 125
Hiring Range: $59.45 per hour  

Benefits: Health care, retirement, paid time off, tuition assistance, paid short-term and long-term disability, paid bereavement leave. For more information, please visit: https://careers.pacificorp.com/content/New-Benefits-Page/?locale=en_US 

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion. PacifiCorp is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or religious creed, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status (except as required by law), gender (including gender identity and expression), sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran or military status, familial or parental status, marital status or any other category protected by applicable local, state or U.S. federal law.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon
Nearest Secondary Market: Tacoma

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