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Journeyman Meter & Relay Tech (Local 659) - North Umpqua, Oregon - * $5K sign on bonus* - #107357

Date: May 12, 2022

Location: IDLEYLD PARK, OR, US, 97447

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. 


** This position is eligible for a $5,000.00 sign on bonus ** 



A Journeyman Technician, commonly referred to as Meter & Relay Technician, Instrument & Control Technician, Plant Technician, or Engineering & Controls Technician,  is a Journeyman qualified to install, maintain, adjust, test and repair all substation and generating station meters, relay and control equipment, such as meters, governors, solid state exciters, computerized controls systems, and may work on other apparatus within their qualifications involved with the operation and maintenance of the Company’s facilities.


The Employee must have a working knowledge of all relay and control schemes sufficient to enable them to diagnose and correct troubles on station meter, relay, and remote-control equipment, including supervisory and telemetering.


They shall be qualified to and will prepare reports and records incidental to the work. The Employee shall also be responsible for meter, relay, and control equipment, and electrical control system, including vehicles, tools, test equipment, spare parts and supplies provided by the Company.



  • A high school diploma, GED or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Has successfully completed an electrical apprenticeship or equivalent program.
  •  4+ years experience in the meter & relay trade.
  • Must pass a pre-qualifying skills test.
  • Good driving record. 
  • Physical exam required.



  • 5+ years experience as a Journeyman Meter & Relay Technician.
  • Class A CDL.

Additional Information


Primary Location: Idleyld Park, Oregon

Department: Pacific Power

Schedule: Full-time

Personnel Subarea: IBEW Local 659

Hiring Range: $59.27 per hour 


** This position is eligible for a $5,000.00 sign on bonus ** 


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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