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Manager, Hydro Production - Idleyld Park, OR - #42785

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Date: Dec 4, 2018


Company: PacifiCorp

General Purpose

This position manages the day-to-day operations of multiple plants and generating units. Establishes and implements business objectives, strategies, and plans. Manages and allocates financial and employee resources. Responsible for the development and adherence to the operations budget.


  • Manage a dispersed operations team and oversee operations and maintenance activities to maximize performance and provide consistency across the business for generation, safety, and environmental practices.
  • Plan and establish work tasks, individual assignments, and work schedules to meet plant goals.
  • Manage supervisory personnel for both operations and maintenance to maximize unit availability.
  • Ensures compliance with local, state and federal regulators in the areas of dam safety and environmental resources.
  • Implement and support plant, corporate safety and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Utilize management skills to implement action plans for achieving objectives and oversight of daily operations.
  • Manage the strategic plan and control labor and other plant costs to meet budget targets.
  • Select, coach, and develop employees.
  • Review and evaluate employee performance and prepare annual reviews.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in applicable field; or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • A minimum of seven years of power or process plant experience.
  • A minimum of three years people management experience.
  • Management skills including the ability to establish objectives, execute policy, monitor resources, and manage the development or implementation of a system, program, or process.
  • Communication and interpersonal skills to manage and motivate employees and use oral and written communication to communicate objectives and action plans.
  • Knowledge of Company’s strategic plan, objectives for specific area, as well as Company policies, procedures, and practices and federal, state, and local governmental laws and regulations.
  • Ability to handle daily communication of expectations, coach employees, provide feedback and work collaboratively with other departments.


  • Advanced Degree.
  • Experience with precision maintenance, predictive maintenance, and process centered organization. 
  • Experience in budget preparation, analysis and cost tracking.

Additional Information

Req Id: 42785 

Primary Location: IDLEYLD PARK

Department: Hydro Umpqua

Schedule: 7 - 3:30 M-F

Personnel Subarea: Exempt

Hiring Range: 93,500.00 - 121,100.00


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.

Nearest Major Market: Eugene

Career Segment: Hydro, Manager, Engineering, Management