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Utility Specialist/Pre-Apprentice Estimator (Local 197) - Coos Bay, Oregon - #107866

Date: Jun 23, 2022

Location: Coos Bay, Oregon, OR, US, 97420

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. 

General Purpose


A Utility specialist is a qualified employee who shall perform work mutually agreed to by the Company and Union. Duties typically assigned to the Utility Specialist are Collections/Connects/Disconnects/Removal; Replacement or exchange of single-phase self-contained meters; locates; pole test and treat; Joint Use Coordination; Equipment Operation and others as agreed to by the Company and Union. The Utility Specialist may be required to hold a Commercial Driving license as dictated by the assigned duties and pass minimum qualification requirements as mutually agreed to by the Company and the Union. The Utility Specialist with proper training may be assigned to drive or operate equipment, as follows:

  • Pick-up, 6-person capacity
  • Trucks, one and one-half (1 ½)
  • Line Trucks (Boom Trucks)
  • Trucks hauling poles, material or towing a trailer (except hot line tool trailer)
  • Trucks with hydraulic/electric personnel lift equipment
  • Hole Digger
  • Backhoe
  • Track-type vehicles (snow-cats)
  • Truck or trailer mounted wire pullers
  • Jackhammer

Additional Information


Req Id: 107866
Company Code: PacifiCorp
Primary Location: Coos Bay, Oregon
Department: Rocky Mountain Power
Schedule: Full-time
Personnel Subarea: UWUA Local 197
Hiring Range: $32.06 per hour


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


At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  


It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.


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

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