High school diploma or general education degree (GED)
Must have five years’ experience in the Line Technician training program or equivalent line experience
Ability to effectively read and follow operations, technical and safety manuals. Ability to follow directions and work with other line technicians and warehouse personnel, as assigned. Ability to communicate with other line technicians and crew chiefs and work with co-workers to solve problems. Able to complete reports and other paperwork and perform mathematical calculations. Must maintain certification in climbing poles. Must possess and maintain a valid commercial driver’s license. Must maintain certification in pole top and bucket truck rescue.
Must have vision/color perception, ability to hear and reach overhead.
Must be able to perform all tasks listed in the position descriptions for
Line Technician 1, 2, 3, 4, 5.
Required to pass a physical examination when employed. Must have sufficient health to perform the essential functions, duties and responsibilities of the job.
Occasionally (1-33%) lifts up to 100 lbs., frequently (34-66%) lifts up to 50 lbs., and continuously lifts up to 10 lbs.
Occasionally (1-33%) squats and kneels. Required to frequently (34-66%) bend/stoop, climb poles and balance.
Must be able to use his/her hands and feet for repetitive physical tasks.
Exposed to noise, vibrations, moving mechanical parts, and operating equipment.
Outside work under varying and at times severe weather conditions and subject to irregular hours including nights, weekends, and holidays. This position serves on-call during emergencies and on-call rotation as assigned. Management reserves the right to disqualify employees for this position who cannot reach their regular work location from their residence within a reasonable length of time.
Internal Number: 1824580
About Blue Grass Energy
Electric cooperative in central KY serving over 57,000 members in 23 counties.