Lineman

 

OBJECTIVES

 

To organize and direct construction work on site required to serve member villages with electrical energy through a diesel generation and distribution system.

 

  • To instruct villagers during the construction period in use of equipment, methods and safe practices involved in construction.
  • To correct operational problems and perform maintenance and repair on the distribution system and power plants.
  • To maintain good relations with the village council and member-owners and build their understanding and confidence in AVEC’s value, mission and goals.

 

Principal Tasks and Duties

 

  • Receives plans and work assignments from the Line Superintendent, checks that materials are on site, and on equipment availability, prior to departure for site.
  • Checks that necessary materials, supplies and equipment are available on site, takes action to meet needs.
  • Installs and retires power distribution systems (de-energized only). No work performed on energized systems.
  • Corrects operational problems and performs preventive maintenance and repair on distribution systems and diesel plants (if possible) while on construction projects or as assigned.
  • Instructs workers on proper use of all equipment, material, handling of cable, and of safe work practices.
  • Prepares necessary trip reports on assigned projects and other general reports as necessary.
  • Works in a safe manner and insures the property of others or other Cooperative equipment is not damaged.
  • Complies with all aspects of the OSHA (Occupational Safety Health Standards).
  • Makes every effort to avoid any environmental damage, oil spills or similar mishaps and take prompt containment and cleanup action if mishaps come to their attention.
  • Intermittent requirement to supervise village helpers.
  • Employee must be insurable by the Cooperative insurance company at standard insurance rates, the individual must maintain a driving record during all periods of employment which permits insurability at standard insurance rates, and the individual must be willing to consent to release of information regarding his/her driving record on an annual basis.
  • Performs other related duties as assigned.

 

Education Requirement(s): High School Diploma (or equivalent)

 

AVEC provides a stellar benefit package and a competitive salary, salary is DOE. Standard pre-employment drug and alcohol screening, background check as well as a post-offer physical are required.

 

Interested applicants must submit a completed application to www.avec.org or mail to:

 

Human Resources DepartmentAlaska Village Electric Cooperative, Inc.4831 Eagle St.Anchorage, Alaska 99503

 

To download AVEC’s Employment Application click HERE.

 

Closing Date: This position is open until filled

 

Wage: DOE

 

Other: At least 18 years of age

 

AVEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

 

Qualifications and Skills

 

Education Requirement(s): High School Diploma (or equivalent)

 

AVEC provides a stellar benefit package and a competitive salary, salary is DOE. Standard pre-employment drug and alcohol screening, background check as well as a post-offer physical are required.

 

Job Type: Full-time

 

Required education:

 

  • High school or equivalent

 

Required experience:

 

  • Lineman: 1 year

 

Company Name:
Alaska Village Electric Cooperative
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Anchorage, Alaska
Country:
United States
Industry:
Lineman/Lineworker - Apprentice
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
< 2 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
ID
16709
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