Electrical - Research and Development, Electrical Engineering
$5,959.20 - $7,956.00 Monthly
Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT)
5/21/2018 11:59 PM Pacific
Are you a journeyman electrician looking for consistent and reliable work with great benefits/retirement? Do you pride yourself in your leadership abilities? You may be the Electrical Foreman we are looking for!
The City of Portland is seeking an Electrical Foreman in the Portland Bureau of Transportation (PBOT). The Electrical Foreman provides first-line supervision, technical assistance and training to a staff of journey-level electrical personnel. This position is responsible for formulating and developing unit goals and objectives, supervising assigned personnel and directing day-to-day activities of the work unit.
To view the full job announcement and apply, visit: https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/portlandor/jobs/2033350/electrical-foreman-electrical-supervisor?pagetype=jobOpportunitiesJobs
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About the City of PortlandThe City of Portland comprises an area of approximately 145 square miles in northwestern Oregon. With a 2016 population estimated at 627,000, Portland is the center of commerce, industry, transportation, finance, and services for a metropolitan area with a 2016 population estimated at 2.4 million people. Portland is the county seat of Multnomah County, and is the largest city in Oregon and the second largest city in the Pacific Northwest. Lauded as one of the best places to live in America, Portland has a vibrant downtown, diverse neighborhoods, natural beauty, good schools and friendly people. Portland is listed among the top 25 arts destinations in the United States, named one of the best cycling cities in North America, and is one of America's best walking towns. Portland maintains deep ties to the Pacific Northwest's natural beauty, with Mount Hood, the Cascade Mountain Range and the renowned Oregon Coast each just over an hour away. There are 37,000 acres of parks and green spaces within the metropolitan area, including the 5,000-acre Forest Park, the largest urban wilderness in the U.S. Average temperatures range between 34° in winter to 80° in ...summer and Portland receives 37" of rain annually, less than Seattle, Houston, Baltimore, Boston and Atlanta. Portland has a reputation for being unique, and our governance structure is no exception. Portland voters adopted the commission form of government in 1913, and over 100 years later, Portland is the only large city in the country continuing to operate under this structure. The five members of the City Council are each elected at-large, and have legislative, administrative, and quasi-judicial responsibilities. The Mayor assigns bureaus to each Council member. The Mayor serves as Commissioner-in-charge of the Office of Management and Finance (OMF), which includes the Bureau of Revenue and Financial Services (BRFS), and oversees the independent City Budget Office (CBO).Portland is a full-service city with approximately 6,000 represented and non-represented permanent employees and a budget of over $3.46 billion. The City has maintained its triple-A bond rating for over 40 years, reflecting its strong financial management policies and practices.