Journeyman Lineman Relocation to Colorado - $10K Sign-On!
Company: Black Hills Energy
Posted on: November 14, 2019
We are seeking experienced Journeyman Lineman to join our growing
team in Pueblo, Colorado. You must have completed a four year
apprentice program to be considered. This important role will
provide new overhead and underground electric service to customers.
You will perform work in construction and maintenance of overhead
and underground primary and secondary lines. Black Hills Energy
does not sponsor applicants for work visas. All applicants must be
legally authorized to work in the US.
Pueblo, CO: Enjoy a calmer pace of life, lower cost of living and
easy access to the larger Denver area. There is exceptional dining
and shopping, extravagant arts and culture, as well as tons of
outdoor recreational activities to fill your time.
--- Visit Pueblo: http://pueblo.org/visit-pueblo
--- Visit Us - City of Pueblo: https://pueblo.us/9/Visit-Us
$10,000 sign-on bonus is offered for this position!
--- DOL Certified: $43.46 per hour
--- Non-DOL Certified: $42.21 per hour
--- Overtime on Saturday and Sunday is paid at double time.
CLOSING DATE: This position will remain open until filled.
REPORTING RELATIONSHIP: Electric Operations Supervisor
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:
--- Perform switching operations on transmission and distribution
--- Skilled in repair and maintenance functions on service,
secondary, distribution, and transmission systems.
--- Proficient in erection and setting of utility poles and
structures, conductor pulling and stringing operations, transformer
connections, and troubleshooting.
--- Troubleshoot, install, replace or repair primary and secondary
spans of both underground and overhead systems.
--- Safely performs energizing or de-energizing of electrical lines
and transformers through the use of dead-front elbows, jumpers,
fused cutouts, reclosers, switches, and switchgear.
--- Has a working knowledge of meter installation and removal to
include proper documentation
--- Proficient in hot work procedures utilizing both rubber gloves
and sleeves, as well as hot stick procedures.
--- Assists with the required training of apprentice lineman
following our internal Joint Apprenticeship Committee
--- Work on power quality and system reliability issues as
--- Utilize electric equipment to perform and complete daily
--- Proficient in record keeping with the ability to utilize
--- Required to live in a location that allows for response to
emergencies within 60 minutes.
--- Must be able to work outside, in extreme weather and
temperature for extended periods of time.
--- This position may also include some travel for specialized
training to other Black Hills Energy locations and for mutual aid
--- Required to perform stand-by as an outage first responder.
--- Willing to work overtime for after-hours callouts and extended
--- A Journeyman Lineman (DOL) shall have completed a qualified (4)
year apprenticeship, or have completed 7200 hours of documented
Lineman training, and be Department of Labor (DOL) certified.
--- Journeyman Lineman (NON-DOL) shall have completed a qualified
(4) year apprenticeship, or have completed 7200 hours of documented
Lineman training, and be able to obtain Department of Labor (DOL)
certification within 18 months of hire.
--- Ability to attain and maintain a valid Colorado CDL Class "A"
Driver's license within 90 days of hire.
--- High school diploma or equivalent.
--- Work requires knowledge of and to follow all Construction and
--- Work requires knowledge of and to follow all Company Policies
and Safety Practices.
--- Must be able to complete OSHA requirements as outlined.
--- Strong interpersonal and customer service skills.
--- Applicant must be able to perform the essential job functions
of the position with or without accommodation.
--- Be a proficient pole climber.
--- Physical ability to lift 50 pounds and move object.
--- Ability to forward bend, overhead reach and complete elevated
work to steady poles, use equipment and access tasks.
--- Ability to twist while standing and kneeling to access
--- Rotational sitting and standing to access work.
--- Sitting, standing, walking, climbing, kneeling, crawling and
squatting to access tasks.
About our Company: We are a customer focused, growth-oriented
utility company that is devoted to our communities. We have a
mission to improve life with energy and a vision to be the energy
partner of choice. Our diverse culture sparks unique perspectives,
opening doors to new ideas and possibilities. Based in Rapid City,
South Dakota, we have over 2800 employees and serve 1.2 million
natural gas and electric utility customers across eight states
(South Dakota, Montana, Wyoming, Colorado, Nebraska, Iowa, Kansas,
Enjoy our Comprehensive Benefits Package: annual incentive program,
401(k) (6% company match and up to 9% company retirement
contribution), tuition reimbursement, paid time off, additional
Veteran PTO, military leave differential pay, paid holidays and
annual floating holidays, company paid short term and long term
disability, paid maternity and paternity benefits, health and
wellness program, and competitive medical, dental and vision
The information contained in this position description describes
the general nature and level of work being performed in this job.
This description is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of
responsibilities, duties, and requirements for employees in this
position. The incumbent is responsible for performing all duties in
a safe and efficient manner in compliance with safe work procedures
and safety regulations. This job description is not intended to
constitute an offer or contract of employment. Job descriptions may
and do change periodically. Where positions are covered by a
collective bargaining unit agreement, the terms and conditions of
the collective bargaining unit agreement will apply.
Black Hills Energy does not sponsor applicants for work visas. All
applicants must be legally authorized to work in the US.
We are an EEO Employer.
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