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...

New MTU Engines on Shaver Tug Lead to Massive Fuel Savings

New MTU Engines on Shaver Tug Lead to Massive Fuel Savings

For years, our technicians in Ridgefield kept the Lassen, a Columbia River tug owned by Shaver Transportation Co., operational by servicing and rebuilding its two-cycle Detroit Diesel engines. But Shaver recently decided it was time to repower the Lassen to bring it more in line with the propulsion systems used in the […]

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Volvo Penta System Propels Newest UC San Diego Research Vessel

Volvo Penta System Propels Newest UC San Diego Research Vessel

The Bob and Betty Beyster became the newest research boat to join the fleet at the Scripps Institution of Oceanography at the University of California San Diego. The 42-foot aluminum hulled boat built by Armstrong Marine of Port Angeles, Washington, was carefully designed for its work in Southern California and the Channel […]

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Fire Station Relies on MTU to Keep Critical Power On

Fire Station Relies on MTU to Keep Critical Power On

The crew at Tualatin Valley Fire & Rescue’s Station 51 in downtown Tigard, Oregon, is one of the busiest in the fire district. Not only do they respond to vehicle accidents, medical calls and fires, but its specialty units handle calls throughout the district’s 210 square miles of suburban communities outside Portland, […]

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Simultaneous Rebuild of Four Ferry Engines Challenges Marine Team

Simultaneous Rebuild of Four Ferry Engines Challenges Marine Team

Months of planning finally ended when the first of four MTU12V 4000 M73 engines from the M.V. Napa was wheeled into our Kent shop and the team of technicians descended upon the piece of machinery. The arrival of the engine marked the start of a five-week project where we simultaneously rebuilt each […]

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Marine Team Keeps Tech’s Legacy of Giving Alive

Marine Team Keeps Tech’s Legacy of Giving Alive

Dave Miller Sr. was one of our most respected and experienced technicians who built a reputation as a teacher who mentored our newer techs. What many of us didn’t fully understand until Dave’s passing in 2017 was the depth of his generosity. We got a better understanding of Dave’s philanthropy this past […]

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Memorial Scholarship Helps Diesel Tech Students

Memorial Scholarship Helps Diesel Tech Students

Dave Miller Sr. was known within the company not only as a gifted diesel technician, but a teacher of the trade. He constantly mentored the new techs in the shop, teaching them all the tricks he learned as well as offering life lessons. It’s because of his legacy that we pay tribute […]

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New MTU Engines on Shaver Tug Lead to Massive Fuel Savings
Volvo Penta System Propels Newest UC San Diego Research Vessel
Fire Station Relies on MTU to Keep Critical Power On
Simultaneous Rebuild of Four Ferry Engines Challenges Marine Team
Marine Team Keeps Tech’s Legacy of Giving Alive
Memorial Scholarship Helps Diesel Tech Students