Company Name: Valley Electric Association, Inc.
Phone Number: (775) 727-2133
Job Title: Area Foreman, Fish Lake Valley, NV
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: October 27, 2017
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours
Valley Electric Association, Inc. (VEA) has an immediate opening for an Area Foreman position to work in our Fish Lake Valley location, Nevada.
The Area Foreman works in his/her regular capacity of a Journeyman Lineman, with additional duties, which includes; scheduling and supervising the construction, conversion, relocation and maintenance of the electrical transmission and distribution lines throughout the area served by the cooperative.
VEA is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression
Education: High school diploma, and qualified by successful completion of a recognized apprenticeship program and by written exam as a journey lineman required.
Experience: Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Journeyman Lineman.
Knowledge: Must have a thorough knowledge of equipment, tools, materials, and services used by electric utilities. Must have knowledge of State and Federal laws related to construction. Must have thorough knowledge of the Description of Units, specifications and drawings for line construction of transmission and distribution voltages; and a thorough knowledge of operating and construction procedures and practices of electric transmission and distribution organizations. Ability to deal with co-workers and customers in a courteous and professional manner.
Other Skills and Abilities: Must have the ability to possess a Medic First Aid Card (CPR inclusive). Must obtain and maintain a current commercial driver’s license (CDL) per Nevada State Department of Transportation Regulations. Must have Certification for Fork Lift Operator. Must obtain and maintain an OSHA 30 Construction certification. Must be able to obtain and maintain federal security that satisfies the access requirements of VEA’s federally contracted installations.
How to Apply:
Position Description: For more detailed information regarding the responsibilities, duties and specifications of the Area Foreman position, please refer to the Job Description by visiting www.vea.coop
To apply for this position and for more information about other employment opportunities at VEA, or its subsidiaries, please visit our website at www.vea.coop.
Posting End Date: November 26, 2017