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Seattle City (spot)Light: Charles McFarland, Lineworker Apprentice

The Basics   How long have you been at City Light? A little over three years Division: Transmission and Distribution Field Operations Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  I am a sixth-step line apprentice. My role is to carry out the daily duties of maintaining equipment as well as… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Kincheiu Wei, Grid Modernization Engineer

The Basics  How long have you been at City Light?  Over five years, and a little over three months with my current team, Grid Modernization. I started as an intern in Substation Engineering and worked in Distribution Engineering and Generation Engineering. Division: Electrification and Strategic Technology Tell us about your role…. [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Katoya Grant, Administrative Staff Assistant

The Basics   How long have you been at City Light? I’ve been with City Light since May 15, 2007.  Division: I’ve worked in several divisions across City Light, but most recently I work under Rob Santoff in T&D Field Operations. Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  I assist with… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Alexandre Noble, Electrician Constructor Apprentice

The Basics   How long have you been at City Light?  About seven months Division: Transmission & Distribution Operations Tell us about your role. What does your job entail?  I’m an electrician constructor apprentice. My job is to learn as much as I can while helping journey workers complete various types of maintenance… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Donna Chen, Talent Acquisition Specialist Assistant

The Basics  How long have you been at City Light? Four years  Business Unit: People & Culture Role: As part of the Talent Acquisition team, I create a fulfilling recruitment experience for candidates throughout their recruitment cycle. This includes scheduling interviews and testing assessments, sending notifications, coordinating background checks (e.g.,… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Hernann Ambion, Senior Public Relations Specialist

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? I’ll hit eight years of service at City Light this March. I interned at City Light in 2013 and returned as a full-time employee in 2015.  Division: Communications   Tell us about your role: I support community outreach efforts in the… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Patrick Sweeney, Employee Services Manager

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? Just over eight years; started in December of 2013. Division: Talent Acquisition & Workforce Development. I’ve been in People & Culture the entire time! I started in Talent Acquisition, moved to a division administrator role, and am now in Employee… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Kristina Pham, Enterprise Change & Business Process Manager

The BasicsHow long have you been at City Light? I joined City Light in September 2021. Before that, I was with Seattle Information Technology for six years. Division: Chief of Staff team in the General Manager’s Office Tell us about your role: I lead a utility-wide program where we will… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Todd Andrews, Power Marketer

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? It will be six years in May. Division: Power Marketing Tell us about your role: Most fundamentally, we are responsible for delivering the energy produced by our power generation facilities. Whether we send it to California, Canada, the Southwest desert, or to serve… [ Keep reading ]

Seattle City (spot)Light: Courtney Fuller, Senior Talent Acquisition Specialist

The Basics How long have you been at City Light? Just over four years Division: Talent Acquisition & Workforce Development Tell us about your role: I hire for the skilled trade positions such as lineworkers, electrician constructors, cable splicers, meter electricians, material suppliers, utility construction workers, apprentices and so much… [ Keep reading ]