1151 Valley Mall Parkway, East Wenatchee, WA 98802

509-884-7191 / 1-800-503-7990

Electrical Engineer

Job Number: W 1809
Status: Open Until Filled
Closing Date:
Location: Wells Hydroelectric Project
Wage/Salary: Competitive Wage, DOQ
Duration: Full Time - Regular
Allow Email Submissions: Yes
Allow Postal Submissions: Yes


The Electrical Engineer will work under the supervision of the Wells Project Superintendent or his designee.  Duties will be related to the operation, maintenance and testing of electrical and electronic equipment and controls for the Wells Hydroelectric Project and its related facilities. The Electrical Engineer's duties may also involve the administration of contractor services for projects requiring bid documents, specifications and construction management. Assignments may include engineering management of projects including electrical and control systems upgrades and replacements. 

Preferred, but not required skills and experience:

  • Experience with hydroelectric generating facilities
  • Maintenance and testing of high voltage rotating machinery
  • Knowledge of design, application and testing of generator components such as stator coils, stator core, rotor poles, exciters and large transformers
  • Supervisory skills and experience

Successful applicants must have:

  • Bachelor of Science degree in electrical engineering
  • Ability to interact with co-workers, vendors, and the public in a respectful and positive manner
  • Ability to clearly communicate verbally and in writing
  • Excellent organizational and time management abilities
  • Washington State Driver's License and proof of good driving record

Douglas PUD offers excellent working conditions and a competitive salary and benefit package. Employee benefits include: medical, dental and vision insurance, life insurance, short and long term disability, personal leave plan, paid holidays, participation in the Public Employees Retirement System (PERS), deferred compensation programs with employer matching, Health Reimbursement Accounts with employer contributions, Wellness Program, training opportunities, and more. This is an administrative position and is not subject to any of the conditions contained in the Collective Bargaining Agreement other than those benefits that apply to all employees.

First resume review is scheduled for January 16, 2019. 

How to apply for this job:

Resumes must be submitted with our Resume Cover Sheet ( click here to download ). Your cover letter and resume listing qualifications, and our Resume Cover Sheet, must be received by .

Resumes must be submitted with our Resume Cover Sheet ( click here to download ). This position is open until filled, please send in your cover letter, resume listing qualifications and our Resume Cover Sheet as soon as possible.

Postal Mailing Instructions:

Please note on the outside of the envelope:

Electrical Engineer - Wells Hydroelectric Project

Mail to:
Barbara Davis
Public Utility District No. 1 of Douglas County
1151 Valley Mall Parkway
East Wenatchee, WA 98802

No e-mail or fax submissions, please.

Email Instructions:

Please include the job number ( W 1809 ) in the subject line of your email and send to careers@dcpud.org.