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. and Gulf Coast. 

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...

Shadowfax Repower Features Newest Volvo Penta DPI Sterndrives

Shadowfax Repower Features Newest Volvo Penta DPI Sterndrives

Gregg Williams’ boating season last year didn’t go quite as planned. Problems with the drives on his 30-foot monohulled Sea Sport named Shadowfax forced him to miss time on the water. It also left him in a bit of a predicament – buy a new boat or repower Shadowfax. Williams shopped around a bit, but quickly realized anything new wouldn’t come with the wood trim and teak he loved on Shadowfax. A repower became his…

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New Marine Emission Standards Benefit Environment

New Marine Emission Standards Benefit Environment

The marine industry is well into the shift to the newest cap on sulphur oxide emissions on marine vessels. The International Marine Organization, which oversees emission regulations, estimates the new standard will reduce sulphur emissions in ships by 77 percent. The reduction is expected to produce significant health and environmental improvements, particularly for cities located closely to ports and coasts. IMO initiated the first restrictions on sulphur oxide emissions in 2005 and has progressively tightened…

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MTU Expands Pacific Power Group’s Territory

MTU Expands Pacific Power Group’s Territory

MTU has relied on our marine team to help it establish a significant foothold in the Pacific Northwest and Northern California with builders and users of yachts, ferries and workboats. MTU is now asking the marine division to do the same in the Gulf of Mexico and Southern California. The German-based engine builder expanded our marine team’s area of coverage to include the rest of California and the gulf territory from the Texas Gulf Coast…

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Mavrik Marine Selects MTU Engines for New Ferry

Mavrik Marine Selects MTU Engines for New Ferry

A newly designed fast ferry that will soon go into service in the San Francisco Bay Area will reshape the commute for thousands of residents, giving them a faster option. The 300-passenger fast ferry named Dorado is being built by Mavrik Marine Inc. of La Conner, Washington, and will be powered by a pair of 2000 BHP MTU 12V4000M65R Tier 4 compliant engines provided by our marine team. The engines are the backbone of the…

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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 is routinely cleaned to avoid an engine shutdown. Unlike other filters, the particulate filter captures waste gases that leave the engine and become…

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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 Coast Guard’s Marine Protector Class Coastal Patrol Boat fleet that plays a critical role in the nation’s safety. “The PPG Overhaul team continues…

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Shadowfax Repower Features Newest Volvo Penta DPI Sterndrives
New Marine Emission Standards Benefit Environment
MTU Expands Pacific Power Group’s Territory
Mavrik Marine Selects MTU Engines for New Ferry
Ignore Your Diesel Particulate Filter at Your Own Peril
Marine Team Hits Milestone With 100th Engine Overhaul For U.S. Coast Guard