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AES United States Electric Line Technician IV in Xenia, Ohio

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The Electric Line Technician IV is a fully qualified Journeyman Lineman. The employee will be required to diagnose and remedy the electric service problems of customers in the Sourtheastern Service Region for Dayton Power & Light. Responsible for the activities of employees, material and equipment associated with work assignments.


Must have a minimum of six years’ experience as a Lineman or the equivalent and demonstrate the ability to perform the tasks of the job. Must have a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License.

Job Responsibilities

  • Safety is the responsibility of every employee. Safety procedures or policies are expected to be followed.

  • The ELT demonstrates a special ability and resourcefulness in diagnosing electrical problems.

  • The ELT will perform a variety of operations such as use of hand tools, climbing, and operating equipment and vehicles under varying conditions.

  • This position requires moderate to heavy physical exertion, often under adverse weather conditions.

  • Work involves the exercise of independent judgment within prescribed instructions and/or standard procedures. The tasks require a high degree of complex responsibilities.

  • Requires close mental and visual concentration, coordination and dexterity occasionally in hazardous conditions for sustained period.

  • Performance of tasks requires extreme attention to hazardous conditions. The employee often works alone. The work regularly exposes the employee to hazardous situations.

  • Employees must recognize hazards and work within the appropriate procedures.

  • Individuals are responsible for care of Company equipment. Also required to exhibit care while performing work on customer's premises.

  • ELT’s have limited access to confidential information. Work requires regular customer contact and regular contact with other departments.

  • Employees must be able to works independently, often on tasks of a complex nature, with occasional supervision if necessary. Responsible for directions on routine and complex jobs within the job scope.

  • This is a 2nd shift position and requires weekend work.

The Dayton Power and Light Company is the principal subsidiary of DPL Inc. (DPL), a regional energy provider and an AES company. DPL’s other significant subsidiaries include AES Ohio Generation, LLC (AES Ohio Gen), Miami Valley Insurance Company (MVIC), and Miami Valley Lighting, LLC (MVLt). The Dayton Power and Light Company, a regulated electric utility, provides service to over 515,000 customers in West Central Ohio. DPL is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. E-Verify Notice: DPL will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee's I-9 to confirm work authorization.

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