Mapping Technician - Gas (San Ramon) 9/2/2016
Pacific Gas & Electric
San Ramon, CA
JOB DESCRIPTIONAPPLY CompanyBased 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.Department OverviewGas Operations is undergoing a transformation in our
Gas Distribution and Transmission Mapping Organization in how PG&E creates, maintains, and records our Geo-Spatial data on our Gas Distribution and Transmission Pipeline. We are implementing new tools and processes that will be on the cutting edge for the
utility industry and we are looking for qualified candidates who possess the drive and ability to help us make PG&E into the safest and most reliable utility in the industry. Gas Operations is focused on ensuring the safe and reliable flow of natural gas to our
customers. As a whole, Gas Operations is responsible for all aspects of PG&E's gas distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, restoration and emergency response.Position SummaryThis
position is represented by Engineers and Scientists of California (ESC) and is subject to collective bargaining.
Under the direction of a Principal or Lead Mapper, you will work with Gas Distribution and Transmission as-built drawings and other mapping
data to post spatial database updates in PG&E?s Geographic Information System (GIS). The Mapping Technician maintains, updates, and analyzes pipeline features within the database. The technician also updates and maintains operating maps and diagrams of the gas
distribution and transmission systems, single-line job drawings and keeps maps and databases of gas distribution and transmission system up to date.
Other tasks may be assigned as necessary.
? Must be at
least 18 years of age
? Must possess a High School diploma, GED or equivalent work experience
? Two year technical certificate in Drafting, GIS or equivalent experience
? Must possess a valid California Driver?s License on day 1 of employment
Must be able to wear company provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
? Ability to drive safely in all weather and road conditions
? Ability to work flexible schedules, extended hours, nights, weekends, and/or overtime (scheduled or ad hoc)
Internal PG&E employees: Must have qualified on the Physical Test Battery (PTB) exam, Work Orientation Inventory (WOI) exam and Technical Test (TECH Test) exam prior to applying
? External and Hiring Hall candidates: Must qualify on the Physical Test
Battery (PTB) exam, Work Orientation Inventory (WOI), and Technical Test (TECH Test) exam prior