Estimator Trainee 1 (Local 125) - Pendleton, Oregon - #111657

Date: Jun 6, 2024

Location: PENDLETON, OR, US, 97801

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



  • An estimator trainee is an employee qualified to perform all estimating functions by training with a Journeyman Estimator Apprentice or equivalent education and experience. They shall have an intermediate knowledge of electrical theory and practice, and a detailed knowledge of construction specifications, electrical codes, and rate and service policies. They may make field surveys, prepare right-of-way permits, crossing and conflict documents, expenditure requisitions and related papers and assists in the preparation of district annual budgets as assigned.
  • An estimator trainee will complete journeyman tasks under the supervision of a qualified journeyman.



  • A high school diploma, GED or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Completion of an Estimator apprenticeship program or equivalent education and experience.
  • Candidate must have a basic knowledge of electric theory and operations and a thorough knowledge of construction specifications, electrical codes, mapping systems and line extension policies and tariffs.
  • Successfully pass the Estimator exam within 6 months from start date for Trainee 2.   Successfully pass the Estimator exam at 1 year for Trainee 1.
  • Possess a current Driver's License.

Additional Information


Req Id: 111657 
Company Code: PacifiCorp
Primary Location: Pendleton, Oregon   
Department: Rocky Mountain Power 
Schedule: Full-Time
Personnel Subarea: IBEW Local 125
Hiring Range: $46.49 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: 

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.

Unless otherwise required by law, all offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening including for marijuana. While marijuana is legal in several states, including Oregon, a positive test for positions in Oregon may disqualify a candidate. The company complies with the laws of Washington and California and only obtains and considers positive tests for marijuana in safety-sensitive positions or those covered by U.S. Department of Transportation regulations.

Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

Career Segment: Electrical, Equity, Estimator, Trainee, Engineering, Finance, Entry Level