We sre seeking Linemen for the construction, maintenance and repair of electrical overhead distribution systems. This position works at various locations.
Duties & Responsibilities:
�Work safely while performing new construction, maintenance or repair work of energized and de-energized overhead work.
�Stringing overhead wire.
�Setting poles and anchors.
�Assists with installing transformers, lightening arrestors, cutouts, crossarms, insulators, switches and switchgear.
�Assists in replacing fuses in transformers and clears faulted circuits and systems.
�Frequently works with energized high voltage systems requiring skill and care to protect the lives of themselves and others.
�Maintains company vehicles, equipment and tools in good working order.
�Does all other related work as required to complete the job.
�Able to perform rigorous physical labor.
�Able to identify primary and secondary voltage on a circuit.
�Must be familiar with induced voltage.
�Capable of assisting with the installation and hook up of a single phase transformer.
�Capable of safely setting a pole.
�Capable of working at heights and/or confined spaces.
�Capable of properly installing and removing PPE and cover up.
�Capable of checking voltage on transformers.
�Capable of installing and removing a service.
�Capable of properly inspecting rubber goods and PPE.
�Must be able to climb different types of structures (wood, steel, etc.) and possess the necessary tools to do so.
�Understands how to tie various lineman knots.
�Capable of making up and using a hand line.
�Understands grounding procedures.
�Understands proper equipment set-up and grounding procedures.
�Understands how and when to use Kellum grips.
�Able to identify different types of materials used in line work.
�Able to travel long distances on short notice, when required.
�Able to work for extended periods in various locations, when required.
�Able to obtain a Commercial Driver's License.
�A Commercial Driver's License is preferred.
�Able to lift in excess of 50 lbs.
�Must be able to work outside, frequently in inclement weather.
�Willing to work over-time when requested.