The first review of applications: 7/31/18
A Journeyman Lineman will work as a member of a crew to construct, install, repair, troubleshoot and maintain electrical power systems, transmission, distribution, overhead, underground, and fiber optic cable. Repair or replace defective high and low voltage conductors, insulators, equipment and related hardware. Install and/or replace overhead and underground transformers and switches. Prepare and set line poles, structures and towers. Transfer energized and de-energized wire, equipment and guys from damaged or decaying facilities to new facilities. Install and maintain wire and cable for overhead and underground systems. Assist in training apprentices.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES – Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
Under the direction of the foreman perform the installation, maintenance and repair of Central Lincoln’s electric system facilities; poles, cross arms, primary conductors, secondary wires, transformers, switches, guy wires, anchors, streetlights and related equipment to new and existing facilities. Repair and/or replace lines and equipment in routine and emergency situations.
- Strive to accomplish work in a safe, efficient and effective manner. Actively and positively participates in department meetings, safety meetings and tailboards.
- Operates heavy and light equipment, including digger derricks, aerial lift devices and backhoes. Works with various tools of the trade.
- Participates in the instruction and development of Apprentice Linemen.
- Performs after-hours duties, as required. Responds to call outs in a timely manner. Works scheduled and unscheduled overtime, as needed or as required.