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Bonneville Power Overview

Portland, OR
1001 to 5000 employees
1937
Government
Energy
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year
PacifiCorp, Portland General Electric, BC Hydro

Working at Bonneville Power

Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) keeps the lights on in the Pacific Northwest. The US Department of Energy power marketing agency operates a transmission grid (with more than 15,000 miles of high-voltage lines) that delivers about 35% of the electrical power consumed in the ... Read more

Mission: The Bonneville Power Administration's mission as a public service organization is to create and deliver the best value for our customers and constituents as we act in concert with others in the Pacific Northwest. (See more of our Mission and Vision at

Bonneville Power Reviews

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    I have been working at Bonneville Power full-time

    Pros

    Great team, Federal holidays off with pay, close to Max Line

    Cons

    Surrounding park has had violent activity, pay for street or garage parking if you are a contractor

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Bonneville Power Photos

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Bonneville Power Interviews

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    Financial Analyst Interview

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    Application

    I applied online. I interviewed at Bonneville Power (New York, NY).

    Interview

    Applied, received phone call to set up interview, interviewed, checked references, job offer, background check. The process is normal for applying with a government agency. Very straight forward experience.

    Interview Questions

    • Do I get along with Coworkers personality type questions with some technical questions about my experience   Answer Question
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