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Journeyman Lineman (2 Positions) 

Req Number SKI-17-00003  
Salary $41.79/Hourly  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location Ephrata Service Center  
Description

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

  • An employee in this position will work under the direction of a supervisor or foreman as assigned.
  • May perform work functions individually or with the assistance of other foremen, linemen, head groundmen, groundmen, electrical mechanics, technicians, toolman, apprentices, etc.
  • Shall keep assigned tools and equipment clean and orderly with securing repairs and maintenance as required.
  • Possess a basic knowledge of electrical theory and a thorough working knowledge of the operation, maintenance, repair, and installation of overhead and underground transmission/distribution power lines and related equipment.
  • May be upgraded to foreman or assigned to other areas such as warehousing, transportation, electric shop, local office, etc., when required and if qualified as determined by supervision.
  • Demonstrated commitment to Grant PUD's mission, vision, values, strategic plan and Vision 2021. The incumbent should be familiar with these organizational priorities and behave in a way that aligns with these expectations.
  • Understand and adhere to compliance requirements for this position that may include laws, regulations, security guidelines, Grant PUD policies & procedures.
  • Actively participate in all aspects of our safety program, including but not limited to:
    • Following all safety policies and procedures;
    • Alerting supervisors and coworkers to unsafe or hazardous working conditions;
    • Reporting any safety incidents or close calls within 24 hours to your supervisor; and
    • Accepting feedback from supervisors and coworkers regarding your own safety performance.

 
Position Requirements

EDUCATION:

  • High school diploma or GED from accredited institution.

EXPERIENCE:

  • Journeyman lineman card/status recognized by the District and Union.
  • Valid Washington State Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) with required endorsements.
  • Valid first aid card including CPR training, equivalent to the State of Washington requirements for industrial first aid.

OTHER KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to work independently, be self-motivated, and exercise sound judgment.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Washington State Electrical Workers Safety Rules and Regulations.
  • Have the ability to read and interpret T & D system maps, drawings, procedures, and work order specifications to include construction standards.
  • Be qualified to safely and competently operate all transportation and power-operated equipment associated with T & D line construction and maintenance functions.
  • Write legibly and be able to maintain records, files, and fill out forms.

PHYSICAL/MENTAL REQUIREMENT:

  • Must be mentally and physically fit for duty.
  • Able to perform activities at unprotected heights of less than 10 feet.
  • Able to work in high noise/vibration areas.
  • Work in confined spaces or areas that restrict movement.
  • Work in close proximity of rotating and high voltage equipment.
  • Able to work in extreme heat or cold, both inside and outside.
  • Able to reach above the shoulder level.
  • Able to differentiate colors and utilize senses (sight, hearing, touch, feel, and smell).
  • Able to ascend/descend stairs and ladders.
  • Able to lift up to 50 pounds.
  • Willing to work off of a ladder or scaffolding and in confined areas.
  • Use computers.

Position Open Until Filled

 
Close Date  
About the Organization Employees are our greatest assets at Grant PUD. Our dynamic team of skilled individuals define this utility. We welcome your unique experiences, skills and passion

As an equal opportunity employer, we strive for an environment of mutual respect that values diversity. We recruit, hire, train and promote all job classifications. A variety of exciting challenges and growth opportunities exist at Grant PUD. We offer training, benefits and multiple opportunities to serve the diverse needs of our regional community.



Our Mission:
To efficiently and reliably generate and deliver energy to our customers.

Our Vision:
Excellence in service and leadership
We continually ask how our performance aids in improving service quality, reliability and care for the environment in the most cost-effective manner.

Values
Safety: We believe that employee and public safety is paramount

Innovation: We make decisions that best serve present and future generations

Service: We are committed to excellent customer service

Teamwork: We are one team with the same mission

Respect: We honor the rights and beliefs of those we work with and serve

Integrity: We hold ourselves and others accountable to professionalism in our actions and words

Heritage: We protect, preserve and perpetuate the spirit of the PUD and the Wanapum relationship  

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