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Technical Training Instructor - Equipment (Electric)

Livermore, CA, US, 94550

Requisition ID # 26025 

Job Category : Human Resources 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Human Resources

Job Location : Livermore

Company

 

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.

 

Department Overview

The Electric Operations Training Team is a dynamic group within PG&E Academy that focuses on strategically aligning itself with Electric Operations business toward a goal of creating the safest most reliable Electric operating system in the industry.  It is our job to increase employee safety and productivity by designing, developing, and delivering best in industry learning and on the job support solutions. We are seeking team members who can thrive autonomously in a fast-paced environment that is undergoing change. To be successful, you must be open to change, possess a passion for learning and innovation, be able to build strong internal and external relationships, and have a strong propensity for action, results and continuous improvement.

 

Position Summary

The Technical Instructor will be part of a high-performance learning organization where teamwork, initiative, technical, and facilitation skills form the foundation of outstanding learning success. The position will primarily be delivering equipment training classes at the Livermore Electric Safety Academy where the Instructor will lead the training efforts for employees who perform duties related to Electric Operations.  This position may require approximately 30% travel throughout the PG&E service territory.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Demonstrate the use of technical expertise and skills to students; act as subject matter expert in the classroom
  • Equipment to be trained on includes but is not limited to:
    • Line Truck/Digger Derrick
    • Aerial lift/ Bucket truck
    • Backhoe/Loader
    • Manlift/Scissor Lift
    • Forklift
    • Dozer
    • Dump Truck
  • Ability to observe, coach and mentor students that are training in simulated field environment
  • Demonstrates skill in delivering clear, understandable oral presentations to groups; effectively organizes and tailors’ presentation to meet the needs of the audience in classroom and simulated field environment
  • Conduct Operator Qualification assessments and reviews
  • Effectively communicates information for the purpose of having others learn, understand, and apply specific principles, techniques, or information
  • Deals with interpersonally and/or politically challenging situations calmly and diplomatically, diffusing tension; facilitates communication and resolves problems
  • Effectively coordinates activities, services, and schedules to ensure smooth and efficient operation of work
  • Diligently attends to details and quality; shows a high level of care and thoroughness in handling the details of the job; maintains focus and quality under distracting working conditions and high workload
  • Critically observes and inspects structures, products, and environmental conditions to collect information and detect problematic situations
  • Demonstrates skill in controlling operations of equipment of systems
  • Presents self as a positive representative of the organization; projects confidence, alertness, and energy; grasps the nuances of appropriate behavior for the situation
  • Tracks results to ensure quality work is being performed and rework is completed in a timely manner
  • Monitors, gathers and analyzes information, determines potential impacts, and recommends responses to challenges
  • Ability to use current training methods, training techniques and training presentation technologies to effectively communicate curriculum
  • Understands levels of evaluation and importance of task analysis and training impact measurement strategies
  • Collaborate with Curriculum Development to update and develop course curriculum, materials and training aids
  • Evaluates student performance in alignment with program goals and objectives and provides feedback and reports to clients on performance and progress
  • Reads, interprets and applies technical standards in accordance with company policies and procedures
  • Tests and monitors student knowledge and understanding

 
Qualifications
Minimum:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Journeyman or equally experienced level in respective technical trade

 
Desired:

  • College degree in engineering or technical discipline
  • Technical Training Certification (COMPTIA), or equivalent
  • Experience and knowledge operating construction equipment
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in Electric Construction  

 

 

Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Company
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

EEO
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.


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland