PIKE ELECTRIC C Lineman - Overhead 1800017F in West Plains, Missouri

Position Summary: The Class C Lineman is an entry level lineman position in the construction, maintenance and repair of electrical overhead distribution systems. This position works at various locations and may also be required to travel to another state depending on customer demands.Essential Functions:Work safely while performing new construction, maintenance or repair work of energized and de-energized overhead work.Strings overhead wire.Sets poles and anchors.Assists with installing transformers, lightening arrestors, cutouts, crossarms, insulators, switches and switchgear.Assists in replacing fuses in transformers and clears faulted circuits and systems.Frequently works with energized high voltage systems requiring skill and care to protect the lives of themselves and others.Maintains company vehicles, equipment and tools in good working order.Able to perform rigorous physical labor.Able to identify primary and secondary voltage on a circuit.Must be familiar with induced voltage.Assists with the installation and hook up of a single phase transformer.Capable of safely setting a pole.Capable of working at heights and/or confined spaces.Capable of properly installing and removing PPE and cover up.Capable of checking voltage on transformers.Capable of installing and removing a service.Must be able to climb different types of structures (wood, steel, etc.) and possess the necessary tools to do so.Understands how to tie various lineman knots.Capable of making up and using a hand line.Understands grounding procedures.Understands proper equipment set-up and grounding procedures.Understands how and when to use Kellum grips.Must be able to work outside, frequently in inclement weather.Willingness to glove/work live high voltage distribution power lines.Does all other related work as required to complete the job.VEVRAA Federal ContractorRequest Priority Protected Veteran ReferralsEOE -Veteran /Disabled/Minority/AA/F/M/SO