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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 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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org
Additional questions? Contact PWA at email@example.com