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Skilled Trades Career Day with PGE

May 10 | 9:30 am - 3:30 pm

Do you dream of working in the trades? Spend the morning at PGE!

Career Day Information

Learn about careers in the skilled trades with Portland General Electric and the nonprofit Portland Workforce Allliance! Engage with PGE skilled trade professionals and experience some of the training required to pursue a career in the electrical trades. Students will experience PGE’s:

  • Transformer Lab
  • High Bay (Hot sticking, Troubleman)
  • Meterman Training Lab
  • The Yard (bucket truck and pole climbing, time permitted)

Students will also have the opportunity to hear from PGE’s hiring department on internship and pre-apprentice opportunities.


Check-in & Eligibility

Check in by 9:25 AM. Program starts promptly at 9:30 am and ends at 3:30 pm. Open to students from Portland-metro high schools with an interest in the electrical/electrical utility and construction trades.


Dress Code

Dress to impress!  No shorts, sweatpants, crop tops, hats, t-shirts with objectionable logos/graphics or gum. Nice, clean jeans are ok.



Morning snacks and lunch will be provided.


Printable Flyer

See the printable flyer for more information.


How to Register

Kindly register no later than May 1. To sign up, please email Taaj Armstrong at

Additional questions? Contact PWA at

Skilled Trades Career Day with PGE


May 10
9:30 am - 3:30 pm
Event Category:


Portland Workforce Alliance


Clackamas Community College
29353 SE Town Center Loop E
Wilsonville, OR United States
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