Technicians

Powering Progress & Innovation

As a Technician at Pacific Power Group, Your Career Path is Open…

Engines and power systems are your passion – and as a member of our nationally-leading team, you’ll take part in positive innovation of the engines, equipment, generators and marine vessels that power our world. As a crucial position in the Pacific Power Group engine, you’ll drive us forward as we strive to surpass customer expectations; all while you further your career in a versatile setting. Take the next step and learn more about why we have one of the largest teams of skilled engine and service technicians in the Western U.S.

TECHNICIAN Connection Program

... Find The Opportunity You're Looking For

We make it easy to find the best position for you. With connections across the power generation, marine, industrial and on-highway industries, our team can find you a position either within our companies or with one of our partners. Here's how it works:
1. Contact Our Recruiter
2. We Search For You
3. Check Available Positions
4. Apply and Interview

Employee Benefits:

Pacific Power Group is on the cutting edge of our industry.

Here's just some of the exciting projects we've been working on...

Ignore Your Diesel Particulate Filter at Your Own Peril

Ignore Your Diesel Particulate Filter at Your Own Peril

A key component of your diesel engine and its performance is the Diesel Particulate Filter. By trapping ash, soot and other particulates from your engine’s exhaust, the filter allows operators to meet Tier 4 emission standards. This critical function of a DPF is why you need to make sure your aftertreatment system […]

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Marine Team Hits Milestone With 100th Engine Overhaul For U.S. Coast Guard

Marine Team Hits Milestone With 100th Engine Overhaul For U.S. Coast Guard

The Pacific Power Group (PPG) engine overhaul facility in Kent, Washington, reached a  milestone recently with the group’s completion of the 100th MTU 8v396 engine overhaul  for the U.S. Coast Guard as part of a long-term service contract with the U.S. Department of Homeland Security. The MTU 1100 kW engine supports the […]

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Newest Research Boat at University of Alaska Powered by Volvo Penta Engines

Newest Research Boat at University of Alaska Powered by Volvo Penta Engines

The College of Fisheries and Marine Science at the University of Alaska Fairbanks has added to its fleet a new research vessel, which was constructed by Armstrong Marine. The research vessel Nanuq arrived in Seward, Alaska, this summer. Our marine team worked with Armstrong Marine of Port Angeles, Washington, during its design […]

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Our Dyno Test Erases Worries About Your On-Highway Engine’s Performance

Our Dyno Test Erases Worries About Your On-Highway Engine’s Performance

If a car’s engine fails to put out the manufacturer cited horsepower, that’s likely to get a shoulder shrug from the owner. A commercial truck, however, needs to hit those performance standards, otherwise the owner loses money. The dyno testing center at our On-Highway shop in Kent, Washington, assures truck owners that […]

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Volvo Penta Unveils Hybrid Marine Propulsion System

Volvo Penta Unveils Hybrid Marine Propulsion System

The revolutionary Inboard Performance System (IPS) Volvo Penta introduced in 2005 made shockwaves in the marine industry by facing the twin counter-rotating propellers forward rather than backwards. The impact of this new design was recently recognized for its inventive design when Volvo Penta was asked to be a presenter at this year’s […]

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Power Gen Team Builds Gensets for Alaska Villages

Power Gen Team Builds Gensets for Alaska Villages

Two remote villages in Alaska are anxiously awaiting the arrival of several generator sets that are set to be delivered at the end of summer. The systems will be the sole source of power for each of these hamlets. Production of the gensets is underway at our facility in Ridgefield, Washington, giving […]

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Ignore Your Diesel Particulate Filter at Your Own Peril
Marine Team Hits Milestone With 100th Engine Overhaul For U.S. Coast Guard
Newest Research Boat at University of Alaska Powered by Volvo Penta Engines
Our Dyno Test Erases Worries About Your On-Highway Engine’s Performance
Volvo Penta Unveils Hybrid Marine Propulsion System
Power Gen Team Builds Gensets for Alaska Villages