Apprentice Lineman

Post Date
August 24, 2019

Expiration Date
September 24, 2019

Location
Rocky Mount, N.C.

Organization
City of Rocky Mount

Job Summary

This position is responsible for assisting others in the construction, operation and maintenance of the electric distribution system while de-energized.


SALARY:
$16.71 – $25.07 Hourly
$34,765.15 – $52,147.71 Annually


APPLICATIONS MAY BE FILED ONLINE AT:
http://www.rockymountnc.gov

331 S. Franklin Street
Rocky Mount, NC 27802
(252) 972-1191
(252) 972-1186

elaine.harrison@rockymountnc.gov

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Primary Responsibilities

  • Assists others in the installation, repair, operation and maintenance of the electric distribution system while de-energized.
  • Operates various types of motorized equipment used in the construction, operation and maintenance of the electric distribution system.
  •  Assists in preparing hardware and materials for installation on the electric system.
  •  Cleans and restocks trucks with appropriate materials, equipment, and tools.
  • Assists in establishing and maintaining a safe work zone.
  •  Performs other related duties as assigned.

Job Requirements

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
  • Possession of a valid North Carolina Class “A” Drivers License or ability to readily obtain within 6 months.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIREMENTS:

  • Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work.
  • Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years.
  • Knowledge of electric line construction and maintenance practices.
  • Knowledge of and skilled with hand tools, test equipment and small power tools.
  • Knowledge of applicable safety procedures, rules and regulations.
  • Knowledge of occupational hazards associated with the work.
  • Knowledge of relevant federal, state and local laws and ordinances.

Required to advance to a 2nd Class Lineman within two years of date of hire and to 1st Class Lineman within 5 years after becoming a 2nd Class Lineman

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Raleigh Office

1427 Meadow Wood Blvd
Raleigh, NC 27604
919.760.6000

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11316 Sam Furr Rd
Huntersville, NC 28078
704.948.0550

Lexington Office

28 W. Center Street
Lexington, NC 27292
336.243.2489