Full Name
Eric Bitzko
Job Title
System Maintenance Supervisor
Department/Company
Pedernales Electric Cooperative
Speaker Bio
After leaving the Military as a Paratrooper, Eric attended the Northwest Lineman College. He has been with PEC for over 10 years moving from Operations as a Journeyman Lineman into Technical Services and now System Maintenance where he is the Principal for the UAV Department. He has been developing and implementing the UAV program at PEC since the section 333 days. His program has done everything from flying pull line during storm response in the Memorial Day floods back in 2015 to hurricane response for multiple named storms. Most recently Eric is focusing his efforts on system reliability improvements with drones as the corner stone.
Eric Bitzko