The primary purpose of this position is to operate all line equipment used in construction, maintenance and removal of overhead and underground power lines, working under the direction of the Lineman Foreman or supervisor.
Support the District's mission to serve our customers and foster a positive workplace by personally choosing behavior aligned with our values and ethical code
Responsible for completing assigned work in a safe efficient manner that is in conformance with all applicable regulations by using safety equipment, such as wearing personal protective equipment and understanding the Accident Prevention Manual
Responsible for construction of all phases of overhead and underground line work by exhibiting a full understanding of all phases of District electrical standards, practices and operating instructions; and accurately reading and interpreting construction drawings
Ensure District system reliability by repairing, maintaining and troubleshooting all overhead and underground transmission and distribution power lines and associated equipment
Contribute to serving customer needs by operating all line equipment used in construction, maintenance and removal of overhead and underground power lines
Responsible for maintaining system reliability by performing maintenance, construction and switching for both distribution and transmission voltages
Perform other duties as assigned
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS, EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Submit an online application through Benton PUD's Job Openings and Application Portal on the Benton PUD Web site (www.bentonpud.org/careers). Resume and cover letter are optional and may be uploaded into the application.
Equal Opportunity Employer: Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled