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 preferred

 

Company Name:
PLH Group
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Location:
Hobbs, New Mexico
Country:
United States
Industry:
Lineman/Lineworker - Apprentice
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
< 2 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
ID
17088
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