Journeyman Lineman

Company Name: Peninsula Light Company
Phone Number: (253) 857-5950
City: Gig Harbor
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98332
Job Title: Journeyman Lineman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: November 29, 2017
Salary: $42.90
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours
Duties:

1.Installs, maintains and repairs cable, conduit, vaults, enclosures, and transformers. Performs switching, locating, hi-potting and testing, fault finding, exposing, splicing, and terminating of URD cables.
2.Operates man-lifts, differ derrick, wire pullers, air compressor and other utility vehicles, power tools and hand tools associated with the electrical line trade.
3.Loads, unloads, frames, and sets or removes poles. Installs or removes lightning arresters, terminators, cutouts, transformers, capacitors, reclosers, sectionalizers, regulators, and/or other protective devices. Transfers, installs and removes conductor guys and risers, street lights and other equipment used in the construction, maintenance and repair of overhead transmission and distribution lines.
4.Operates and installs switches, tags and grounds on transmission and distribution circuits and loads. Locates trouble in primary and secondary lines or cables and repairs to restore service.
5.Cleans, stocks and loads vehicles. Inspects vehicles and performs minor repair and maintenance, or requests follow-up repair work.
6.Performs pole top, bucket and vault rescue when necessary.
7.Tree Trimming: Removes and/or trims trees near or on energized or de-energized lines or equipment.
8.Operates, installs, removes, and maintains equipment as required. Installs and removes meters, CT’s and PT’s as required.
9.Maintains regular and predictable attendance.
10.Performs related duties and responsibilities as required.

Experience Required:

A high school diploma or G.E.D. is required, plus the successful completion of an approved journey level power lineworker apprenticeship program, including course work in electricity, mathematics and mechanical fundamentals pertaining to line and substation construction. Individual must possess a currently valid Class-A commercial driver’s license. A CPR certification, flagging, and first aid card is required within 30 days of employment. Must be willing to be available and responsive to emergency call-outs.

How to Apply:

Please visit penlight.org/jobs to apply

Posting End Date: January 29, 2018