Groundworker

Groundworker

  • Full Time
Wage or Salary:
DOE

Join the dynamic Blachly-Lane Electric Co-op team as a Groundworker. Our small electric utility is a collaborative, positive workplace. We embrace the Seven Cooperative Principles in serving our consumer-members.

This full-time position reports to the Working Line Foreman and shall perform various manual labor type tasks at the work site to assist crew members such as loading and unloading supplies and materials, cutting brush, hand digging holes and trenches, and assisting in preparing materials for the Linemen to install.

To be considered, an applicant must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Prior job experience is preferred with preference given to experience in operating small power tools. A traffic flagger card or ability to obtain one preferred. Must have a thorough knowledge and understanding of all applicable safety rules, regulations, and practices, and be able to maintain a First Aid/CPR/AED card. Must be a self-starter with the ability to read and follow instructions well. Must be able to write, do basic algebra, and possess good reading and listening skills.

Must have the ability to obtain, if necessary, an Oregon Class A CDL with a good driving record within six months of employment. Must possess a forklift operator’s certification or obtain within six months of employment. Must be willing to accept trouble calls and perform such work in all kinds of weather and at all hours of the day or night.

Additional Information:

For more information on position responsibilities, required qualifications, and our application process, please visit: www.blachlylane.coop/about-us/careers/. This position will remain open until filled.

To apply for this job please visit www.blachlylane.coop.