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Lineman, Electric

 

Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.

Purpose

A Lineman may be assigned to work with and under the general direction of a Troubleman and when assigned the type of work they will perform and the method of supervision shall be governed by the rules with respect to the Troubleman classification. Other general duties assigned in the line of progression.

Accountabilities

May work alone or as a member of a two-person unit without supervision, doing work including:

  • Framing poles
  • Pre-assembling material
  • Patrolling and inspecting pole and tower lines
  • Testing and inspecting poles
  • Repairing risers and ground molding
  • Pulling slack in anchor guys
  • Replacing guy guards

May work without supervision, when the second man in such unit is a one (1)year apprentice Lineman or higher, doing work which shall include:

  • Taking primary distribution voltage readings
  • Installing Cooperative-owned customer outdoor lighting service and street light fixtures including making connections on circuits with voltage below 750 volts
  • Installing all types of customer services including risers and terminal connections when the service is to be underground, complete with setting self-contained meters; and
  • Is required to drive the line truck and operate the fixed and attached equipment. May be required to keep time cards and material records

Education and Experience

  • Must have a valid CDL License.
  • Able to perform all classes of transmission and distribution line work.
  • Background of apprenticeship and experience and is qualified to perform these duties with skill and efficiency.

Who we are

We know that the services we provide directly affect and are essential to our customers’ quality of life and wellbeing. From homes to hospitals, elder-care facilities to elementary schools, our customers depend on our ability to continue to provide safe and reliable energy and water services. For more than 30 years, Liberty has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our renewable energy and regulated utility services into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.

Today, Liberty provides regulated water, electricity, and natural gas utility services to over 807,000 customers in the United States and Canada. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represents over 2 gigawatts (GW) of installed capacity and more than 1.6 GW of renewable energy projects under construction.

Through embedding sustainability in our day-to-day business decisions and putting our customers first in all that we do, we know that we can do well by doing good. We recognize that we have a role to play in leading the energy transition towards greener solutions for our customers and communities. And, our recent recognition in the 2020 Bloomberg Gender Equality Index and as one of the Top 10 of Corporate Knights Global 100 Most Sustainable Corporations in the World ranking are testaments to our work in sustainability.

About Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp:

Liberty is a subsidiary of Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. (“Algonquin”). Algonquin is a North American diversified generation, transmission and distribution utility with $11 billion of total assets. Common shares, preferred shares, and installment receipts are traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols AQN, AQN.PR.A, AQN.PR.D, and AQN.IR.  APUC's common shares are also listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol AQN. 

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What we offer

  • Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

  • Share purchase/match plan

  • Pension Plan

  • Free refreshments

  • Top Talent Program

  • Volunteer paid days off

  • Employee Assistance Program

  • Achievement fund

  • Free parking, including free electrical charging

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role, and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the Talent Acquisition Team.

 


Nearest Major Market: Sacramento

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