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Sr. Electric Contract Specialist - Location: Rocklin, San Ramon or Clovis

Rocklin, CA, US, 95765

Requisition ID # 27601 

Job Category : Maintenance / Construction / Operations 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Electric Operations

Job Location : Clovis; Rocklin; San Ramon

Position Summary

The Senior Contract Specialist is responsible for all aspects of the PG&E/Supplier Contractual relationship for Service Contracts within Transmission Operations. This responsibility includes the procurement of civil and electrical transmission line/substation construction services, engineering services, and professional services. Senior Contract Specialists will be responsible for ensuring contract provisions are managed and applied appropriately per all applicable contractual obligations, and PG&E policies and procedures during the negotiation of new or amended contracts, vendor selection and Contract life cycle.




  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 4 years of combined experience in construction, utilities or procurement.



  • Proficient in computer software to complete calculations and presentations: Microsoft Outlook,
  • Excel, Access, Word, PP, etc.
  • BS Business, BS Engineering, BS Supply Chain Management
  • ARIBA, SAP, Unifier, ProjectWise
  • Electric Utility Experience (Journeyman qualifications)
  • Knowledge and experience of managing complex contract(s) and contract negotiations.
  • Understanding of Construction details and specifications.
  • Understanding of Electrical, Civil, Tower, and/or T-Line Construction.
  • Ability to present findings and recommendations to functional management.
  • Ability to lead process improvement initiatives.
  • Ability to lead a project team.
  • Familiar with PG&E Contractor Safety Program, General Contracting Requirements, and Union Requirements.
  • Ability to work and interact with diverse groups of people including both internal and external parties.
  • Ability to gather assimilate information through the spoken word using language that is appropriate to both the complexity of the topic and the knowledge and understanding of the audience.


  • Management of multiple complex contracts through the Contract Lifecycle Management (CLM) Process.
  • Review and prepare Contracts and management of Change Orders throughout the Contract Lifecycle.
  • Conduct negotiations with suppliers to establish contract terms, mitigate risk, and reduce cost.
  • Develop and maintain working relationships, contacts, and networks across multiple lines of business (LOB); achieve cooperation from others to achieve a goal.
  • Manage Contractor Relationships to continually improve quality, service, and cost.
  • Lead contracting projects of moderate to high complexity.
  • Interpreting Master Service Agreements (MSA) to allow for the proper execution of Contract Work Authorization (CWA).


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.

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

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: Sacramento