Responsible for performing skilled work in the construction, maintenance and repair of energized and de-energized overhead electrical distribution lines and equipment up to 25kv without supervision. Duties include but are not limited to the following: construction and maintenance of overhead distribution lines. Responsible for emergency restoration on energized and de-energized services, secondary and primary conductors and equipment. Position is 5 day work week, 40-50 hours and on call as needed.
5 years minimum electric distribution construction experience. Must be qualified to work on energized high and low voltages up to 25kv without direct supervision. Must be able to climb wood poles, operate a bucket truck and perform pole top rescues. Must follow all safe work practices. If not certified, will be required to attend certification courses Requires advanced skills in math, reading comprehension, and advanced verbal communication skills. Must have a high level of attention to detail and mechanical aptitude. Must be computer literate. May be required to work weekends, evenings and holidays. Class A CDL required. State wide travel required. Based on the nature of the work at Standard Utility, even if not driving company vehicles, all employees are required to have a valid Texas Driver License in good standing throughout their employment with us.
High school diploma or equivalent preferred. Knowledge of electric distribution construction specifications for voltages up to 25kv preferred. Knowledge and understanding of single phase and three phase low voltage and metering specifications preferred.
Must be able to stand for long periods of time on varied surfaces. Must be able to move freely, including ability to stoop, crawl, and bend at the knees and waist. Must be able to lift up to 75 pounds unassisted. Must be able to pass pre-employment screening that includes background and drug testing. May be required to work long and unpredictable hours. Position requires working outdoors in all types of weather.
Closing Date for Application
Open until filled
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