Line Mechanic C-A (2nd Yr Apprentice - Journeyman Lineman)


Job Duties:

1. Assemble, install, maintain, remove, and inspect conductors, fixtures, and other associated equipment on overhead and underground facilities.

2. Operate cutouts, line switches, reclosers, and other sectionalizing devices.

3. Refuse line and transformer devices.

4. Change line and transformer taps; Phase out and/or parallel circuits.

5. Select proper standard drawings, interpret, and proceed with all new construction and live-line work.

6. Make energized cut-overs from old poles and equipment to new or temporary installations.

7. Install, maintain, and switch underground residential distribution and commercial facilities.

8. Direct crew when assigned.

9. Obtain, issue, accept, and release clearances or permits in accordance with established switching and tagging procedures.

10. Instruct customers on meter or service locations as well as advise on equipment-related service interruptions.



Job Type






Minimum Requirements


Education: High school diploma or GED

Experience: Minimum of 2 years of work experience as an Apprentice Lineman/Line Mechanic D, or the equivalent experience as determined by the Company

Licenses/Certifications: Valid Class A CDL is required.

Additional Information:
Residence within 45 minutes drive time of assigned location or willingness to relocate, at own expense, to meet distance requirement is necessary.

Successful completion of the Construction and Skilled Trades (CAST) test is required for entry into this position.


Company Name:
American Electric Power
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Columbus, Ohio
United States
Lineman/Lineworker - Apprentice
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
< 2 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
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