Kansas City Power & Light Lineman - Splicer Journeyman in Kansas City, Missouri

Company Summary

KCP&L;, a wholly owned subsidiary of Great Plains Energy Incorporated, is a leading regulated provider of energy-related products and services for homes, businesses, industries, and municipalities in the Kansas City metropolitan area and surrounding region.

Pay, Benefits, & Work Schedule

HOURLY RATE: $44.11

WORKING HOURS: 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m.

LOCATIONS: Mound City, Missouri – 1 position

Kansas City, Missouri (4400 E. Front Street) – 1 position

Kansas City, Missouri (8619 Prospect Ave) – 1 position

We offer a competitive salary and full range of company-paid benefits under our "Total Rewards" program, wherein you annually tailor your benefits package to your needs.

Education & Experience

EDUCATION: High School or equivalent

EXPERIENCE: Candidates who have not performed the work of Journeyman Lineman - Splicer at KCP&L; must be able to document successful completion of a recognized apprenticeship program for Journeyman Lineman – Splicer 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 – Splicer. 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.

Closing Statement

By submitting your application, you certify that all the information provided in this application is true to the best of your knowledge and belief and you understand that any material misrepresentation, omission, or falsification of any information provided on this application, or any other documents submitted to KCP&L; in the application process, if discovered at any time during your employment, will be considered grounds for immediate discharge. Any information provided is subject to verification. KCP&L; is authorized to verify any of the information you have provided, and you release from any and all liability all persons or companies that provide such information. You further understand and agree that your employment is "at will" and may be terminated at any time with or without cause at either your option or that of the Company.

How To Apply

NOTE: At this time applications are not being accepted via regular mail, fax, or e-mail. We are only accepting applications through this Website.

If you are interested in applying for a position with Kansas City Power & Light, a Great Plains Energy subsidiary, you must use this online application and submit your resume in the designated area.

EOE-VEVRAA Statement

We are an EOE/MINORITIES/FEMALES/VET/DISABLED employer and are committed to workforce diversity.

Job Title: Lineman - Splicer Journeyman

Job ID: 120645

Location: Kansas City Area