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PG&E Field Design Engineer, Gas PFL Services in San Ramon, California

Field Design Engineer, Gas PFL Services Location San Ramon, California;

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Requisition ID # 156787

Job Category: Maintenance / Construction / Operations

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Gas Engineering

Work Type: Hybrid

Job Location: San Ramon

Department Overview

Pacific Gas and Electric Company's Gas Transmission organization operates approximately 6,000 miles of pipelines, nearly 200,000 hp of compression and three storage facilities.

Position Summary

This position is represented by Engineers & Scientists of California (ESC) subject to collective bargaining.

This position will report to the Supervisor of PFL Services and work under the direction of a Senior Field Design Engineer as a member of the PFL Services team in San Ramon. As an Engineers & Scientists of California (ESC) represented Field Design Engineer, the successful candidate will be responsible for reviewing gas transmission construction as-built job packages, mill tests, strength test pressure reports and other documentation to help incorporate changes to Pipeline Features Lists (PFLs), or data sets containing pipeline specifications of PG&E’s gas transmission assets. The successful candidate may also provide training and guidance to peers.

The successful candidate should be proficient in interpreting and understanding engineering drawings, federal and state regulations, and company design standards. The ideal candidate will be detail oriented and capable of following established processes and procedures. The successful candidate will also need to be comfortable applying sound engineering judgement and conservative assumptions in the appropriate situations. Since PFL Services feeds PFL data downstream to ultimately be incorporated into the gas transmission GIS, a self-motivated individual who is passionate about building and maintaining a robust PFL database will be a good fit for the team and larger organization.

PG&E is providing the hourly rate range that the company in good faith believes it might pay for this position at the time of the job posting. This compensation range is specific to the locality of the job. The actual hourly rate paid to an individual will be based on multiple factors, including, but not limited to, specific skills, education, licenses or certifications, experience, market value, geographic location, collective bargaining agreements, and internal equity. This position is subject to collectively bargained hourly wage rates.

The hourly rate for this position ranges from $45.28 to $75.30. Under the terms of the collective bargaining agreement, the starting hourly rate for this position is $45.28, subject to collectively bargained wage increases.

Job Responsibilities

• Performs engineering work in reviewing as-built construction documentation to build out or update PFLs or parts thereof.

• Reviews redlined as-built job packages, designs, calculations, drawings, layouts and/or studies from field inspections, preliminary sketches, rough diagrams, specifications.

• Checks drawings, designs, or other work.

• Coordinates and directs the work of employees in lower classifications and provides guidance training, orientation, or familiarization purposes to associates engaged in allied work.



• A bachelor's degree in the appropriate field of engineering from a recognized college or its equivalent in education and experience. Such experience may include two or more years in drafting and at a level equivalent to that of a Design Drafter


• Experience with PFL work

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