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Drafter (ESC) - San Francisco

LocationSan Francisco, California;

Requisition ID # 85940 

Job Category : Maintenance / Construction / Operations 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Generation

Department Overview

PG&E’s Power Generation Department manages and operates the largest privately-owned hydroelectric system in the nation. These renewable electric generation resources, located mostly at high elevation in California mountain ranges including the Sierra Nevada and southern Cascade mountains include 68 powerhouses, 184 miles of canals, 41 miles of flumes, 135 miles of tunnels, 19 miles of penstocks, 99 reservoirs, and 142,000 acres of watershed lands all covered by 26 operating licenses issued by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC).


  • Under direction, performs duties substantially identical to those of a Design Drafter as training for advancement to such position
  • Works under direction from design studies, sketches, computations, or other data of moderate complexity
  • Performs, under direction, general drafting or mapping work of a moderately difficult nature frequently requiring a search for data and coordination of information
  • Does simple engineering computing work under direction

  • High School or GED-General Educational Development-GED Diploma
  • Two years of drafting training in high school and junior college or the equivalent in education and experience with a demonstrated drafting aptitude

  • Experience in drafting
  • Two years of drafting training or the equivalent in education and experience with a demonstrated drafting aptitude
  • Knowledge of MicroStation and/or AutoCAD software
  • Willingness to work in a radiation-controlled area
  • Competency in providing direction, delegating, and removing obstacles to get work done
  • Competency in relating openly and comfortably with diverse groups of people
  • Knowledge of engineering codes and standards as needed to perform at the job level
  • Ability to work independently with limited oversight
  • Ability to read and understand information presented in graphics, maps, schematics, or diagrams as needed to perform at the job level

Pre-Employment Testing

PG&E Employees: You must have qualified on all prerequisite tests prior to submitting an application; and all secondary tests prior to interviewing. For more information on prerequisite and secondary exams, including study guides, please visit the Pre-employment testing program website.

  • Physical Test Battery
  • Technical Test Battery

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