Lineman

Company Name: Umatilla Electric Cooperative
Phone Number: (541) 564-4359
City: Hermiston
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97838
Job Title: Lineman
Number of Openings: 2
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: May 2, 2016
Salary: 44.65
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours
Duties:

SUMMARY

This position operates all line equipment used in construction, maintenance and removal of overhead and underground power lines. Performs substation maintenance, construction and switching in substations for both distribution and transmission voltages. Repairs and replaces overhead transmission and distribution power lines and associated equipment. De-energizes and ground power lines and equipment to permit safe working conditions. Repairs and trouble shoots underground lines and equipment. Climbs poles and uses a bucket which is attached to truck mounted booms and cranes. Performs work in a safe manner in conformance with all applicable regulations.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES may include other duties as assigned.

  • Repairs and replaces overhead transmission and distribution power lines and associated electrical equipment.
  • De-energizes and ground power lines and equipment to permit safe working conditions. Repairs and trouble shoots underground lines and equipment.
  • Operates all line equipment used in construction, maintenance and removal of overhead and underground power lines.
  • Performs work in a safe manner in conformance with all applicable regulations.
Experience Required:

EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE

Education:   High school diploma or general education degree (GED)

Experience: Completion of an approved apprentice program for electrical utility journeyman linemen is required.

 CERTIFICATES and LICENSES

This position requires completion of a Journeyman Lineman apprenticeship from an approved apprentice program, for electrical utility journeyman linemen.  An Oregon Class “A” CDL License is required.

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions and duties of this position.

 

 

How to Apply:

Must submit a completed application to be considered for this position.

Apply at  https://umatilla-electric-cooperative.hiringthing.com/job/28900/journeyman-lineworker

Postion Closes 5/12/2016

Come work for a progressive cooperative with challenging growth and see your career move forward. UEC offers a competitive wage and benefits package. EOE M/F/Disability/Veteran.

Posting End Date: May 13, 2016