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Lineman A - San Marcos, TX

NPL Construction Co. San Marcos Full-Time
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Summary

A career built on Solid Ground means you work for a growing leader in a stable industry. With Linetec Services, you are part of a team working on the electric infrastructure critical for hundreds of thousands of people. With competitive pay from day one, paid training, and opportunities for advancement, working at Linetec Services is more than a job – it’s a career.

Linemen perform electrical construction work including maintaining poles, power lines, auxiliary facilities and equipment for the distribution of electricity.

CDL strongly preferred or ability to acquire CDL permit within 60 days of hire.

Perks

  • Weekly Payroll
  • Paid, on-the-job training
  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance
  • Voluntary Term Life, Universal Life, AD&D, Accident and Disability Insurance
  • Voluntary Short-Term and Long-Term Disability

Responsibilities

  • Lineman C perform work on secondary voltages up to 600 volts
  • Lineman B perform work on energized primary lines
  • Lineman A install, maintain and repair distribution facilities of all types
  • Operate and install cutouts, line switches, recloses and other sectionalizing devices
  • Refuse line and transformer devices, test de-energized lines and equipment and remove grounds
  • Investigate consumer complaints and make repairs to energized electrical distribution lines
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisors

Education, Skills, Experience Needed

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in the electrical services industry required
  • Completion of an accredited apprentice program is preferred
  • CDL class A license preferred; must acquire CDL beginners permit within 60 days
  • Possession of climbing tools preferred
  • Proficiency in climbing and performing top pole rescues
  • Ability to read and understand minimum approach distances
  • Desire to learn and commitment to working safely

Working Environment

  • Work sites are outdoors in potentially extreme weather conditions
  • All worksite safety instructions are written and spoken in English; must be fluent in English
  • Work includes prolonged and repeated: lifting (including overhead, up to 50lbs); standing; climbing; kneeling; reaching and feeling; crouching and crawling
  • Work is performed within the “red zone” of heavy equipment
  • Working safely requires quick/accurate hand-eye coordination

Requirements

  • Pass pre-employment, random, post-accident, and reasonable suspicion drug screens
  • Provide valid US work authorization documents for E-Verify
  • Satisfactory results of pre-employment background check results
  • Valid driver’s license with clean driving record is required
  • Pre-employment medical fit-for-duty test; hold/obtain DOT medical card

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

This job description is subject to change at any time. It reflects management’s assignment of essential functions, and does not exclude or restrict the tasks that may be assigned. Centuri and its subsidiary companies will provide equal employment opportunities to all applicants without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, gender, genetic information, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other status protected by federal, state or local law.  Centuri will provide reasonable accommodations to allow an applicant to participate in the hiring process (e.g., accommodations for a test or job interview) if so requested.


Nearest Major Market: San Jose
Nearest Secondary Market: Palo Alto

 

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NPL, a Centuri Company, is a nationally recognized leader in utility and energy distribution construction with a workforce of over 6,000 and operations in more than 20 states. Built on 50 years of experience, NPL's range of safe, high quality and sustainable construction solutions have earned an industry reputation for excellence in reliable performance and customer satisfaction. 

Your career starts here - Solid wages. Solid benefits. Solid opportunities. Regardless
of your education or experience, NPL gives you the tools to build a career on
SOLID GROUND. We’re actively looking to expand our workforce in locations
across the United States in positions ranging from laborers, equipment
operators and foremen to project estimators, safety managers and supervisors.

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