Pedernales Electric Cooperative Lineworker Apprentice 1A in Marble Falls, Texas
Lineworker Apprentice 1A
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Date: Aug 15, 2019
Marble Falls, TX, US, 78654
Position closes on August 28, 2019.
This position is responsible for performing duties required in the operation, maintenance, construction and repair of transmission and distribution systems.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop and maintain familiarity with the operation and maintenance of the boom truck, digger and bucket truck and various pulling units
Assist in digging holes and setting poles
Assist experienced Linemen as needed
Study and complete training manual
Attend and successfully complete climbing school within six months of hire date
Participate in and successfully complete training as scheduled in order to progress to Apprentice 1B status
Demonstrate diligence in learning and adhering to safety regulations
Maintain cleanliness of the vehicle
Operate equipment and hydraulic tamp
Prepare materials for each project including cutouts, arrestors and transformers
Load and unload vehicles
Prepare vehicles for daily projects
Clean cover up materials, repair, clean and inspect tools on the vehicles
Assist with material stocking, pulling of stock for projects
Must not be afraid of heights
Ability to maintain the security of confidential information
Stay abreast of advances in technology
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
Knowledge of using computer systems, which may include setting up and using hardware and software programs, entering data or processing information
Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer service
Skilled in time management
Skilled in prioritizing and managing changing priorities
Ability to anticipate, identify, analyze and resolve conflict and problems
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Ability to listen and understand information verbally and in writing
Minimum Qualifications – (Education, Experience, Certification, & Licensure):
High School Diploma or equivalent
Obtain a valid Texas Class A CDL within first six months of employment
Valid Driver’s License
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee may be required to stand; reach with hands and arms, stoop and kneel
The employee may be required to sit or stand for long periods of time
The employee may be required to lift, carry, push, pull or move up to 100 pounds
The employee may be required to travel
The employee will routinely utilize Personal Protective Equipment
The employee participate in emergency restoration
The employee is frequently exposed to outside weather conditions including wet and humid conditions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate to loud
Exempt employees receive a fixed bi-weekly salary to compensate them for all hours worked during each pay period
This position may be required to work more than 40 hours per week
Pedernales Electric Cooperative will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older. Pedernales Electric Cooperative will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.
Nearest Major Market: Austin
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