KCP & L Lineman - Journeyman in United States
Title: Lineman - Journeyman
Job Number: KAN000K
JOB TITLE: Lineman - Journeyman
LOCATIONS: Kansas City, Missouri (Metro Operations)
Kansas City, Missouri (Dodson)
PAY, BENEFITS, & WORK SCHEDULE
HOURLY RATE: $44.11
WORKING HOURS: 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
EDUCATION: High School or equivalent
EXPERIENCE: Candidates who have not performed the work of Journeyman Lineman at KCP&L must be able to document successful completion of a recognized apprenticeship program for Journeyman Lineman or have a minimum of two years’ work experience as a Journeyman Lineman. Experience must include documented, satisfactory performance of all standard tasks and responsibilities of a distribution lineman working for a public electrical utility and/or recognized utility contracting company.
SPECIAL BACKGROUND, EXPERIENCE
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS: Must be able to perform all essential job functions as identified by the Company. Reasonable accommodations may be made upon request to enable an individual with a disability to perform the essential functions.
GENERAL: Must have Class A CDL and be D.O.T certified as required by federal law
TESTING: Construction & Skilled Trades Test (CAST)
Physical Agility Test
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF DUTIES
Constructs, tests, maintains, removes, repairs, and operates the underground and overhead distribution system. Performs all electrical and non- electrical related duties. Does substation work requiring the skills and knowledge of a Journeyman Lineman. Performs all work in a safe manner and in accordance with the Company’s established safety rules and guidelines. Participates in regular safety training as scheduled. Drives and keeps trucks, equipment, and tools in clean condition and makes written report of vehicle or equipment trouble to Fleet Services. Mounts and removes chains when necessary. Performs minor, operator - level service on trucks in the field that does not require the installation or removal of parts. Helps or changes tires in the field. Operates equipment necessary to perform work assigned including, but not limited to, bucket trucks, digger derricks, pressure diggers, boom trucks, trenchers, and other equipment. Performs tree trimming when necessary to accomplish the work. Performs other minor duties of a similar or related nature that are incidental to the work of this classification and not in conflict with the collective bargaining agreement.