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Hydro Mechanic

Date:  Nov 25, 2022
Job ID:  3096

Concrete, WA, US, 98237

Remote and Hybrid Work Opportunities:  Field Based

Puget Sound Energy is looking to grow our community with top talented individuals like you!  With our rapidly growing, award winning energy efficiency programs, our pathway to an exciting and innovative future is now.


PSE's Policy & Energy Supply team is looking for qualified candidates to fill an open Hydro Mechanic position!
Specific details regarding the work arrangements for this position will be discussed in further detail during the interview process.

Job Description

This position will be at the Upper Baker location.

Job Responsibilities

  • Construct, install, inspect, operate and maintain generation plant mechanical and associated electrical equipment, especially as it applies to hydro-electric generation facilities.
  • Drive and operate equipment. Perform similar and incidental duties as required.
  • This position responds to plant emergencies and contains some irregular work schedules and overtime hours.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Candidate must have completed a recognized hydro-electric mechanic apprenticeship program or its equivalent and be proficient in using the tools and equipment of the trade as related to hydro-electric work.
  • Must have ability to communicate effectively with others.
  • Must possess a valid driver's license.
  • This position requires the employee to obtain and maintain a First Aid/CPR and AED Certificate and a current Commercial Driver's License (CDL A) with air and other necessary endorsements or obtain each within 30 days. Training will be provided.
  • Employees must have a working knowledge and comply with all Company standards, policies, practices, procedures and State and Federal regulations as they pertain to the job.

Additional Information

The duties and responsibilities are generally performed in both indoor and outdoor environments.  The position generally involves sitting, standing, walking, moderate to heavy lifting, moderate carrying, bending, reaching, kneeling, twisting, balancing and climbing, operation of light equipment, tools and machinery and operation of heavy equipment and machinery.


Performance of the position requires working in varied outdoor environments such as all weather conditions, all noise levels, hazardous conditions and on the full range of outdoor work surfaces. The use of protective clothing and safety devices is required.


May require driving of automobiles/vans/trucks.

Families and businesses depend on PSE to provide the energy they need to pursue their dreams. Our steadfast commitment to serving Washington communities with safe, dependable and efficient energy started in 1873. Today we're building the Northwest's energy future through efforts like our award winning energy efficiency programs and our leadership in renewable energy.


At PSE we value and respect our employees and provide them opportunities to excel. We offer an expansive pay package that includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive bonuses, comprehensive benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement pension plan, and an employee assistance and wellness program.


Puget Sound Energy is committed to providing equal employment opportunity to all qualified applicants. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status or presence of a disability that with or without reasonable accommodation does not prevent performance of the essential functions of the job, or any other category prohibited by local, state or federal law.


Should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources Staffing department at or 425-462-3017.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Everett