Journeyman Lineman

 

Journeyman Lineman

 

Tjader and Highstrom Utility Services, LLC (d/b/a Moll’s Utility Services) is looking for reliable, hard-working, driven individuals to work on a great team. We are looking for a Journeyman Lineman to work with our distribution voltage projects located in Wisconsin and Iowa. Our primary customer base is rural electric cooperatives and municipal utilities.

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE

 

  • Must have completed a recognized Journeyman line program and/or have adequate experience to perform journeyman line duties.
  • High school graduate or equivalent.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

 

REPORTS TO: Line Superintendent, Line Foreman and may give work direction to Line personnel

 

  • Perform electrical line work involved in the maintenance, construction, and extension of overhead and underground electrical power systems
  • Ability to climb poles
  • Frame, erect and remove poles
  • Install, remove and repair cross arms, transformers, transformer racks, switches, voltage regulators, oil circuit-reclosures, capacitors, meters and otherelectrical apparatus
  • String conductor for electrical distribution systems
  • Tree trimming as needed
  • Operate sectionalizing and isolating equipment within substations
  • Repair overhead and underground line facilities

 

 

 

  • Responsible for following all safety policies and procedures at all times and properly using safety equipment

 

 

 

 

 

  • Must be willing to work overtime as needed

 

 

 

 

 

  • Must be willing to travel overnight as needed

 

 

 

 

 

  • Must be willing to work storm outages and emergencies as called upon

 

 

 

  • Participate in traffic control (flagging)
  • Assume duties of a Foreman on a temporary basis, as necessary
  • Evaluate Apprentice progress and abilities

 

 

 

  • Perform other work related activities as requested

 

 

 

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES

 

  • Thorough knowledge of all aspects of electrical construction, including construction and maintenance of high voltage lines and the tools and materials commonly used in overhead and underground work
  • Must be proficient in pole top and bucket rescue
  • Thorough knowledge of necessary safety precautions used in working on high voltage overhead and underground electrical circuits
  • Thorough knowledge of applicable laws, codes, and accepted safety practices relating to electrical utility work
  • Ability to organize, supervise and train others
  • Ability to keep time and material records
  • Ability to give, follow and understand oral and written instructions
  • Ability to communicate and work effectively with others

 

 

 

  • Must be CPR and First Aid certified or possess the ability to obtain such certification within three months of employment

 

 

 

 

 

  • Must have and maintain a valid Class “A" Driver’s License with an air brake endorsement and meet all D.O.T. requirements

 

 

 

 

 

  • Must be able to pass required D.O.T physical examinations and drug testing

 

 

 

 

 

  • Drive company vehicles safely and obey all traffic laws

 

 

 

 

 

  • Must become familiar with all company policies and procedures

 

 

 

OTHER REQUIREMENTS

 

  • Work is performed in an outdoor setting, in all weather conditions, including temperature extremes; during daylight hours and at night; and on various types of terrain

 

 

 

  • Lift, push, pull, hoist and carry objects weighing up to 100 pounds

 

Company Name:
Niels Fugal Sons Company, LLC
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Hammond, Wisconsin
Country:
United States
Industry:
Lineman/Lineworker - Journey Level
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
ID
16866
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