Underground Service Skilled Labor B
ALL APPLICATIONS MUST BE MADE ON-LINE AT
https://applications.standard-utility.com/HR/login.php TO BE CONSIDERED FOR HIRE
POSITION PAYS $12-$14 PER HOUR
Responsible for assisting crew with tasks as required to perform underground service installation and repair projects i.e. hand digging, gathering and assembling material required to complete tasks at multiple locations, install or repair conduits, cables, pedestals, handholes, and digging equipment operation. Not qualified for unsupervised energized work. Position is 5 day work week, 40-50 hours and on call as needed, travel may also be required.
1 year minimum underground electric distribution service work experience required. Must be able to operate trackhoes, trenchers and possibly rubber-tire backhoes, must be familiar with underground utility construction i.e. trenching, shoring, pipe laying, and cable pulling. Requires basic skills in math, reading comprehension, and basic verbal communication skills. Must follow all safe work practices. If not certified, will be required to attend certification courses. Must be computer literate. May be required to work weekends, evenings and holidays. 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. Additional formal or occupational education focused on electrical services and construction is helpful. State wide travel preferable. Class A CDL 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 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, unpredictable hours. Position requires working outdoors in all types of weather.
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