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Columbia River PUD – Administrative Assistant 

Posted: 9/21/2021
Salary​: $25.99 - $37.06 per hour DOE
Location: Deer Island, OR

Job Summary
Working independently and collaboratively with others, this position plays an integral role in executing the CRPUD’s mission, philosophy, and commitment to providing safe, reliable power to our community and exceptional service to our internal and external customers. All employees are also expected to maintain a high level of trust, integrity, and ethical standards.

Provide administrative assistance in the functional area of Administration by providing administrative support, project coordination, customer service, and other utility functions for the Administration/Public Relations Manager and General Manager.



  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • Associate’s Degree in Business Administration; or three years combined experience in Business Administration, Administrative Support, or utility environment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Valid driver’s license. Other driving-related requirements may apply depending on the nature and scope of responsibilities associated with driving on behalf of CRPUD.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, plus five years combined experience in Business Administration or Administrative Support.

Salary Range
$25.99 - $37.06 per hour depending on experience

How to Apply
You may visit our office in Deer Island to pick up an application packet, call us at (503) 397-1844 to have an application packet mailed to you, or download a complete application packet on our website at

Incomplete or late applications will not be considered.

If you require accommodation to participate in our application process, please contact Human Resources at (503) 397-1844. Columbia River PUD is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, mental or physical disability, age, veteran status, marital status, or any other protected status or activity in accordance with applicable law. Veteran’s preference is available by completing the Veteran’s Preference Form and providing the required supporting documentation.

October 4, 2021 by 5:30 p.m.