Iberdrola USA Line Apprentice (NYSEG 51125) Ithaca, NY in Ithaca, New York


Number of Openings: 2

Business and Department

NYSEG-NY-Ithaca Service Center Ithaca,NY


A. Duties 1. Under directive supervision, does the less complicated construction and maintenance work on dead conductors, structures and equipment. 2. Under close supervision works on energized conductors, structures and equipment not exceeding 500 volts. 3. May be required to install, remove, connect or disconnect electric and/or gas meters and services. 4. Performs other related or less skilled work as directed. 5. Will be expected to acquire necessary knowledge and skills required for advancement to Lineman-Second Class. The measure of knowledge and skills acquired will be determined by appropriate tests. Note:Upon successful completion of the second test, which will be given after one year of work in this classification, the apprentice will be promoted to Lineman-Second Class.


B. Experience, Education and Special Information Required: 1. Should have had at least one year's experience in the Line Department or its equivalent. 2. Able to perform routine operations of moderate complexity and variety based on detailed instructions.Equivalent to about two years of high school. 3. Must have demonstrated the ability to learn general line department practices and standards as indicated by an appropriate test. 4. Must be able to qualify for automobile operator's license.

C. Physical Qualifications: 1. Normal health, physique and use of senses as indicated by passing the required physicalexamination given by a company physician, including color perception.

  1. Strength and endurance adequate for arduous labor in all kinds of outdoor weather conditions.

D. Personal Qualifications: 1. Must be willing to work irregular and/or extra hours as required. 2. Must be willing to work under unusual or special working conditions and surroundings as well as the normal working conditions pertaining to this job.

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status, veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status. If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 877-387-9061 or careers@avangrid.com.

Company: New York State Electric and Gas (NYSEG)

Job Title: Line Apprentice

Location: Ithaca, NY (NYSEG-NY-Ithaca)

Cross Company Responsibility: N/A

REFERENCE: 5075947601

Publication date: 22.08.2017