Portland General Electric
3.4 of 5 17 reviews
www.portlandgeneral.com Portland, OR 1000 to 5000 Employees
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Oil, Gas, Energy & Utilities
$1 to $2 billion (USD) per year
IDACORP, PacifiCorp, Avista

Portland General Electric (PGE) keeps many Birkenstock-shod feet warm. The company, formerly a subsidiary of Enron, generates, purchases, and distributes electricity to about 815,820 customers in Oregon. PGE's service territory covers 52 cities, including Portland and Salem. Its hydroelectric, coal-fired, and gas-fired plants had a generating capacity of 2,766 MW in 2010, and it purchased another 2,074 MW of generating capacity. PGE also markets wholesale electricity and natural gas to other utilities and marketers in the western US. In keeping with the "green" image of...More

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Portland General Electric President, CEO, and Director Jim Piro

Jim Piro

President, CEO, and Director

Stable utility with great sense of community

 Current Manager in Portland, OR (US)

Pros: Values diversity and inclusion; and PGE values the communities we serve. Proud to work for this electric utility. I.T. department does some cutting edge things such as Agile, real-time integration via java/J2EE/Websphere. Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Tualatin, OR (US) Feb 2014 – Reviewed Feb 24, 2014

Interview Details PGE did a tandem interview process. I found it interesting, but unnerving at the same time. I honestly do not know if it effected the outcome of the decision to not hire me.Full Interview

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