Company Name: City of Lompoc
Phone Number: (805) 875-8208
Job Title: Electrical Line Worker
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: February 6, 2017
Salary: $5,395.62 - $6,886.32
Salary Per: Per Month
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours
The class of Electrical Line Worker is the skilled journey level class in this series. Under general supervision, incumbents perform journey level skilled and semi-skilled work in the construction, maintenance, and repair of energized and de-energized electric distribution lines and related equipment/facilities; assists in the training and directs the work of lower electrical classifications; and perform other specifically related work as required.
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE: Journey level line worker status attained through serving an apprenticeship.
LICENSE REQUIRED: Operating commercial vehicles and/or trailers is an essential function of the position. Possession of an appropriate and valid driver’s license class “B” commercial driver’s license is required. Applicants are required to submit a satisfactory driving history, from the Department of Motor Vehicle (DMV printout), dated within the last six months.
KNOWLEDGE OF: Construction rules such as GO 95 and GO 128; proper methods, procedures, materials, tools and equipment used in the construction, maintenance, and repair of energized and de-energized overhead electrical distribution lines, underground cable feeders, and related equipment/facilities up to 12-kV; applicable electrical codes, such as State Electrical Safety Orders, and fundamental safety regulations, first aid and the methods of applying resuscitation; basic math; simple record keeping; general principles of training; appropriate safety precautions and procedures.
ABILITY TO: Skillfully use and operate line workers’ tools and equipment in performing all phases of line construction, operation, and maintenance work; climb and work on high poles in a confined area among high voltage energized lines; read, write and perform mathematical calculations at the level required for successful job performance; maintain simple records; direct the work of others; operate a vehicle observing legal and defensive driving practices; understand and carry out oral and written instructions; establish and maintain effective relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
Posting End Date: March 6, 2017