Bonneville Power
3.0 of 5 29 reviews
www.bpa.gov Portland, OR 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great place to work

Anonymous Employee (Former Employee)

ProsAll types of jobs are available and if you do not qualify because of knowledge they have education programs. BPA is located in four state and it is possible to move around.

ConsShould hire more people of color.

Advice to Senior ManagementHire more people of color in management.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    Contractors Beware

    (Former Employee)

    I worked at Bonneville Power as a contractor


    Pros: Flexible schedule, low stress, and a regular paycheck, that's about it. Some great people, but many realize you won't be around… Cons: You will be working for a contracting company and work on site with other contractors and federal workers. The contracting companies only interest is… Advice to Senior Management: You need a better solution for supplemental labor, unless the status… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend – I'm not optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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    Yet Another Contractor

    Anonymous Employee (Current Employee)

    I have been working at Bonneville Power


    Pros: - Except for a few bad apples, other contractors are great to work with. There are a few, and I stress "few", full timers that… Cons: - SOME of the full timers (aka: FTE's) are competent, but the majority should be tossed out. - Management is just useless at BPA. I could… Advice to Senior Management: First, I am a current contractor, not someone that is upset due to the recent layoffs. As with most of the competent contractors at BPA,… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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