Purpose of Position: Work safely while performing new construction, maintenance or repair work of energized and de-energized overhead and underground lines. Must be able to climb and have the necessary tools to do so. Must be willing to work after hours to assist in service restoration. Must be willing to serve regularly in the on-call rotation schedule for restoring service after hours.
Minimum Job Specifications: Require high school diploma or equivalent. Require a minimum of three (3) years’ experience in electrical distribution construction and maintenance. Require a knowledge of the principles and practices in line construction service, operations and maintenance requirements in an electric distribution system. Require the ability to become knowledgeable of company policies and procedures and to exercise correct judgement in the application of these policies to the performance of all job duties. Require excellent interpersonal skills for effective communication with members, employees, directors and the public; requires excellent decision-making and technical skills. Must posses and maintain a valid CDL driver’s license. Must posses and maintain ITS certification. Require successful completion of company mandated training, schools, classes and correspondence courses. Must successfully complete a DOT physical, drug screening, motor vehicle report and criminal background check.