Lineman Apprentice

The Lineman Apprentice performs new construction and maintenance work on overhead and underground distribution and transmission lines under the supervision of a Journeyman Lineman.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:
Build and maintain distribution overhead and underground and/or transmission lines and facilities, both energized and de-energized

Plan jobs to ensure compliance with approved safety and construction standards and procedures

Maintain work records

Stock line trucks and maintain tools and equipment

Drive, maintain and operate line vehicles and properly stations them for the work to be done

Perform less difficult and/or routine installations and repairs independently and with minimal supervision

Troubleshoot activities, as needed EDUCATION:
Must be at least 18 years of age
High school diploma or GED

EXPERIENCE:
Previous experience as a lineman helper and/or completion of a 1-year line school program - Preferred

LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS:
Valid Driver License with acceptable driving record based on driving requirements for the position

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:
Perform heavy manual labor requiring manual dexterity under varying weather conditions
Observe, compare, or monitor data to determine compliance with prescribed operating or safety standards
Perform physical inventory of materials
Perform precise arm-hand positioning movements and maintains static arm-hand position
Proficient in the use of instruments to measure electrical current and voltages
Understanding of basic electric theory and terminology
Ability to interpret and read graphic instructions such as blue prints, schematic drawings, layouts and other visual aids preferredĀ 

Company Name:
PLH Group
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Midland, TX
Country:
United States
Industry:
Lineman/Lineworker - Apprentice
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
Entry Level
Education level:
High School or equivalent
ID
16686
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