PG&E is hiring Journeyman Lineman across our service territory. The Journeyman Lineman job is covered under a bargaining agreement with IBEW Local 1245. Wages start at $63.02/hour to $64.91/hr., plus comprehensive benefits. PG&E also offers a 22% Pay Wage Premium in select Bay Area locations, sign-on bonus and full relocation package. How to Apply: Applicants should complete a… [Read More]
We are now free to report and discuss the terms of the four-year contract extension that we negotiated with PG&E as part of the bankruptcy plan of reorganization. We already have a ratified two-year extension in place for 2020 and 2021, so this new four-year agreement will take us through 2025. We believe that this… [Read More]
Fire season may be over (for now) – but the monumental task of hardening the grid to protect against future fires is ongoing, particularly in the areas of California that are considered to be at the highest risk of fire. With a town motto of “More Trees Than People,” the quaint Sierra Nevada community of… [Read More]
U.S. District Judge William Alsup late Thursday told PG&E to explain why it’s still struggling to remove hazardous trees and limbs that could brush up against power lines and spark new fires. Alsup, in a written decision, said he might order PG&E to hire “sufficient crews and equipment to inspect and to trim and remove… [Read More]
After negotiations with the company, IBEW 1245 and PG&E have reached a deal that we believe will provide much-needed stability for our members through 2025. This four-year agreement that follows our two-year contract extension contains notable improvements to wages with no concessions. The end result is that our members will be coming out of the… [Read More]
PG&E Corp. is nearing a deal with a group of bondholders led by Pacific Investment Management Co. and Elliott Management Corp. that would entitle them to a mix of equity and new debt if they scrap their rival restructuring plan, people familiar with the matter said.