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Seattle City (spot)Light: Faye Lichtsinn, Senior Safety and Health Specialist

The Basics How long have you been at City Light?  Just shy of one year! Division:  Safety Health and Wellness Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  My job as a senior safety and health specialist is to get people the resources they need to do their job… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Jenn Strang, Media Relations Manager

The Basics How long have you been at City Light?  I started working for City Light in November of 2021. Division: Communications Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  I am the media relations manager. My job is to share Seattle City Light’s story with the public. I serve… [ Keep reading ]

An intern’s guide to City Light – a look back with the 2021 cohort

Summer is in full swing. That means City Light has welcomed a new cohort of enthusiastic, talented and curious interns. In late June, 30 new college interns joined City Light, stepping into a wide range of roles across the utility, from building electrification to natural resources, project management, engineering,… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Bryan Sweat, Senior Operations Analyst

The Basics How long have you been at City Light?  I started Jan. 19, 2022 – so less than one year! Division: Utility Operations, Service to Bill team Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  The Service to Bill Program is designed to review and improve end-to-end process from… [ Keep reading ]

Summer tips for staying comfortable without using a lot of electricity

Lars Henrikson is a Residential Efficiency Program Manager in Seattle City Light’s Customer Care and Energy Solutions business unit. Long-time Seattle residents will tell you that some summers never get above 80 degrees and when it does get hot, it’s only for a day or two. As we’ve seen this summer with the record-setting heat… [ Keep reading ]

How to stay safe, cool and energy-efficient during this week’s hot weather.

Here we go again! The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory through Friday night with temperatures reaching the 90s and lows in the mid 60s. This will pose a Heat Risk level of moderate to high risk of heat-related illness. We have a list of tips to help… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Stacey Walker, Distribution Power Dispatcher

The Basics How long have you been at City Light?  A year and five months Division:  Utility Operations – System Operations Center (SOC) Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  I’m a distribution power dispatcher. We work with field crews to facilitate maintenance and repairs of City Light’s… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Cole Guggenbickler, Operations Analyst

The Basics How long have you been at City Light?  Five months Division: Utility Operations – Service-to-Bill Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  As an operations analyst, I am always looking to improve the work environment for my colleagues and the Service-to-Bill team gives me a chance… [ Keep reading ]

Keep cool and cook on! Summer grilling ideas that won’t heat up your home  

Nathan MacDonald is a Senior Public Relations Specialist with Seattle City Light. He is a busy dad of twins, is obsessed with eating and making Texas barbecue and loves to cook using unique methods and gadgets. When you think of a summertime cookout, electricity probably isn’t the first thing that… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Brittany Barnwell, Emergency Manager

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? A year and eight months Division:  Workplace Logistics Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  I am the emergency manager for Seattle City Light. My job is to prepare the utility for any and all emergencies that may… [ Keep reading ]