Interested applicants should send application and/or resume to:
Tri-County Electric Cooperative, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. We offer excellent benefit package(s) with full time employment. Wages based on experience/qualification/skills. Physical, drug, alcohol test screening required.
Job Summary: A Lineman performs several duties involved in the operations, construction, troubleshooting, and maintenance of overhead and underground energized and de-energized conductors and equipment. Work often involves climbing poles, working out of a bucket truck, working in manholes & vaults, installing transformers, capacitors, regulators, and other line equipment, while following Cooperative, NEC, NESC, REA, and OSHA and other state and regulatory agency rules and procedures. Working knowledge of the Cooperative's distribution systems and electrical circuits. Being on stand-by call for power outages & overtime activities.
Primary Responsibilities: Climbing poles, Operating bucket trucks, aerial devices, production diggers trucks. Works on overhead and underground energized power lines. Makes overhead and underground terminations and connections. Troubleshoots and restores service. Communicates with the public and with customers. Loads and unloads material & equipment. Attends in-house and special training sessions. Attends safety meetings. Wears rubber gloves, sleeves, hard hats, safety goggles, safety glasses, full body harnesses, and other safety attire. Maintains tools and equipment in good working order. Maintains ability to administer first aid, pole top and bucket truck rescue, and artificial resuscitation. Fills out appropriate paperwork and documentation. Maintains the ability to read and understand engineering and staking sheets. Fills out inspection sheets on equipment. Stocks trucks with proper material.
Attn: Human Resources