Based in San Francisco, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. And we deliver some of the nation's cleanest energy to our customers in Northern and Central California. For PG&E, "Together, Building a Better California" is not just a slogan. It's the very core of our mission and the scale by which we measure our success. We know that the nearly 16 million people who do business with our company count on our more than 24,000 employees for far more than the delivery of utility services. They, along with every citizen of the state we call home, also expect PG&E to help improve their quality of life, the economic vitality of their communities, and the prospect for a better future fueled by clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy.
Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.
The men and women of Electric Operations ensure the delivery of safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management, business planning, restoration and emergency response.
Under the direction of supervision of an employee in a higher classification, this position performs all laboratory and field assignments, calibrations, and investigations of a difficult nature on a wide variety of materials and equipment. Performs other investigative work as directed. Prepares reports on results of investigations. May be required to perform inspections, examinations and tests in the field without direct supervision and may direct the work of other employees.
While work location is in San Ramon, travel required will be approximately 75%.
•Associate degree or equivalent including courses/training meeting ANSI/ASNT CP-189 hours for certification in at least 3 NDE methods (Ultrasonic Testing, Radiography Testing, Penetrant Testing, Visual Testing/Remote Video Testing, CWI/NDE Project Leadership or Magnetic Particle Testing)
•Level II certification in at least UT and RT, PT or MT. VT is a highly desired certification for this Role.
•Minimum of 3 years experience working as a certified Level II VT Technician/CWI performing weld inspection, Analysis/Report completion, Project Management-Team leadership. Proven Customer engagement, professional performance/completion, networking and relationship that build ongoing work.
•Strong Documentation of Project Completion, Performance and customer satisfaction.
•Current AWS CWI certification
•ASNT ACCP certification •Machine/mechanical tool background or experience
•Strong Reporting Skills-Solid Computer/Word/Excel/Power Point/Outlook
•Knowledge with automated and manual VT systems-Push/Manual and Crawlers.
•Knowledge of computerized radiography techniques and use of equipment/Film Interpretation. CRI-is highly desired.
•Familiarly with working in plants and radiological areas
•Willingness to work overtime to support plant outages and field work
•Performs inspections and conducts manual as well as automated nondestructive tests (including report preparation) on power plant, gas transmission, and substation components, parts and structures related to electric power generation and gas and electric distribution and transmission.
•Assists in development of NDE procedures and techniques, including, but not limited to laboratory work, design and fabrication of tooling, fixtures, and delivery systems for NDE systems, and maintenance and repair of NDE equipment.