Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

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Interested in joining an award winning electrical utility and becoming part of a future-focused team? Mason PUD 3 is one of the top rated employers in the area with a highly competitive wage and benefits package.

The nature of our business requires a diversity of skills and talent. We pride ourselves on hiring professionals in a variety of fields such as, electrical crafts, engineering, information technology, and customer and administrative support services.

Our employees work in an environment where safety, creativity, innovation, community involvement and teamwork are supported and encouraged.

We always accept applications for the following positions:

As with all positions, applications for these positions are considered only for those meeting the qualifications listed in the description.  Review of these applications occurs when positions become available. 

FLAGGER: $19.72 per hr. PUD 3 is currently seeking part-time traffic control flaggers to keep our community moving! Applicants must be willing to work on an on-call basis, maintain a current flagging card issued by the state of Washington, maintain a current CPR/First Aid card, and perform all flagging duties required to maintain a safe and efficient work area for PUD crews. If you enjoy working outside and are readily available to work, apply now. 

All applicants must pass a pre-employment drug screen and physical.

JOURNEYMAN LINEMEN:  All applicants must hold a journeyman lineman’s card, be able to pass a physical examination, a written technical knowledge examination and a practical test, possess or be able to obtain a Washington state class “A” commercial driver’s license in order to operate utility trucks and have a good driving record. Successful applicants must be willing to live within 30 minutes travel time under normal conditions of their regularly assigned headquarters or live within the district’s service territory.

STUDENT TRAINEE: Part-time positions within the utility are available from time-to-time for full-time high school or college students.  Positions duties range from clerical to laborer.  The student employment program at the PUD is designed to afford practical experience in the workplace, encourage continuing education and to assist with educational expenses. 

Employment Application

Current Openings:

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Heavy Equipment Operator
Closes July 22, 2019

 

Mason PUD 3 is accepting applications for a heavy equipment operator. Successful candidates must be willing to live within 30 minutes travel time under normal conditions of their regularly assigned headquarters or live within the district’s service territory.

Qualifications:

  • Valid Washington State Class “A” commercial driver’s license and a good driving record.
  • Thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of excavation gained through 5 years of job site excavating in underground line construction and maintenance.
  • Willingness to work overtime.
  • Excellent human relations skills as a representative of the PUD.
  • Ability to work in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Boring experience desired.

Individuals interested in applying for this position, please submit an application to Mason County PUD 3, Human Resources, P.O. Box 2148, Shelton, WA 98584, email terria@masonpud3.org no later than 5:00 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2019. Applications may be obtained at PUD offices in Shelton or Belfair or online here. Mason PUD 3 is an equal opportunity employer.

For a full job description, please contact terria@masonpud3.org

JOURNEYMAN LINEMAN
Open Until Filled

 

Mason PUD 3 has an immediate opening for a journeyman lineman. Successful candidates must be willing to live within 30 minutes travel time under normal conditions of their regularly assigned headquarters or live within the district's service territory.

Qualifications:

  • Journeyman lineman status recognized by the district and the IBEW.
  • Thorough knowledge of the fundamentals of electricity required in overhead and underground line construction and maintenance. 
  • Working knowledge of Washington State Electrical Workers Safety Rules and Regulations.
  • Valid Washington State Class “A” commercial driver’s license and a safe driving record.
  • Valid First Aid/ CPR card.
  • Must be available for after-hours call out.
  • Excellent human relations skills as a representative of the PUD

Individuals interested in applying for this position, please submit an application to Mason County PUD 3, Human Resources, P.O. Box 2148, Shelton, WA 98584, email to terria@masonpud3.org or send via Fax to (360) 432-3376. Applications may be obtained at PUD offices in Shelton or Belfair or online here.   Position will remain open until filled. Mason PUD 3 is an equal opportunity employer.

For a full job description, please contact terria@masonpud3.org

Position Summary: On-Call Flagger

The flagger position is responsible for supporting line and tree trimming crews by providing safe and efficient traffic control at or near job sites.

Job Duties:

  • Safely direct vehicle and pedestrian traffic at or near District job sites.
  • Provide clear and positive guidance to drivers and co-workers through use of traffic control equipment.
  • Attend three of the four flagger safety meetings per year to be eligible in the flagging pool.
  • Must perform duties in a courteous and respectful manner, even when dealing with agitated drivers. 

Job Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Punctuality and regular attendance when scheduled to work.
  • Ability to receive and carry out specific instructions via radio; communicating quickly and clearly to effectively relay traffic information to other team members.
  • Interact in a professional and respectful manner with other PUD employees, contractors, and the public.
  • Knowledgeable of OSHA safety rules and regulations, and safety standards in hazardous traffic environments.
  • Must wear proper PPE (personal protective equipment) in accordance with state standards. 

Other:

  • Must be 18 year of age or over.
  • Must possess a valid Washington State Driver’s License and have reliable transportation.
  • Must have a Washington State Flagger’s Certification and hold a current First Aid Card with CPR. 

For a full job description, please contact terria@masonpud3.org. Mason PUD 3 is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Job shadowing is a career exploration activity which offers high school students an opportunity to observe the daily routines of one or more professionals working in the student’s career field of interest. For more information or to apply for the job shadow program, click the link below.

Job Shadow PDF

How to Apply:

Please view the current job opening (click link above) for a complete job description, qualifications, and any special application packet requirements.

Employment Application

All application packets must include the District's employment application, resume, and cover letter.

Applications are regularly accepted for the following positions:
Mason PUD 3 accepts resumes for current job openings only with the exception of the positions listed below. Unsolicited resumes for other positions will not be accepted.

  • Flagger: Part-time, on-call positions within the utility are available from time-to-time when additions or replacements to the flagging pool are needed. Applicants must be willing to work on an on-call basis, maintain a current flagging card issued by the state of Washington, maintain a current CPR/First Aid card and perform all flagging duties required to maintain a safe and efficient work area for PUD crews.
  • Journeyman Linemen: All applicants must hold a journeyman lineman’s card, be able to pass a physical examination, a written technical knowledge examination and a practical test, possess or be able to obtain a Washington state class “A” commercial driver’s license in order to operate utility trucks and have a good driving record. Successful applicants must be willing to live within 30 minutes of operations headquarters and be available for after-hours call out.
  • Student Trainee: Part-time positions within the utility are available from time-to-time for full-time high school or college students. Position duties range from clerical to laborer. The student employment program at the PUD is designed to afford practical experience in the workplace, encourage continuing education and to assist with educational expenses.

Employment Packets may be submitted one of the following ways:

Email: terria@masonpud3.org

Mail:

Mason PUD 3
Human Resources Department
PO Box 2148
Shelton, WA 98584

In Person at all three PUD locations. 

Mason County PUD 3 is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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