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Drafter (ESC) - West Sacramento

LocationWest Sacramento, California;

Requisition ID # 92412 

Job Category : Maintenance / Construction / Operations 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Electric Operations

Department Overview

The people of Electric Operations ensure the delivery of safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management, business planning, restoration, and emergency response.


  • 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

  • External and Hiring Hall applicants: Must qualify on the Physical Test Battery (PTB) and Technical Test (TECH) exams prior to interviewing
  • Internal PG&E employees: Must have qualified on the Physical Test Battery (PTB) exam prior to applying; must qualify on Technical Test (TECH) prior to interviewing

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.

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