Jun 08, 2021

Journeyman Powerline Technician - Lineman

  • The City of Red Deer
  • Red Deer, AB, Canada
Full time Skilled Labor

Job Description

The City of Red Deer is currently seeking the right people to fill two positions for Journeyman Powerline Technician - Lineman. This is skilled work at the journeyman level in the construction, maintenance and repair of overhead and underground electrical distribution and transmission lines. 

Ideally to fill this role, you will have a Journeyman Lineman certificate with Red Seal and a Class 3 driver’s license with Q endorsement. 

As our preferred candidate, you will have:

  • Knowledge of approved methods, materials and tools used in high tension electric distribution and transmission line construction and maintenance work.
  • Some knowledge of the principles of electric theory as applied to electric distribution and transmission systems.
  • Knowledge of first aid including artificial respiration.
  • Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.
  • Ability to climb poles and work with high tension wires, exercising proper safety precautions.
  • Skill in the use of line tools and testing equipment.
  • Good physical condition and health, sufficient physical strength and agility to perform heavy manual and climbing tasks under adverse weather conditions. 

What we offer:

In addition to the very competitive hourly rate of $54.37 to $56.66 and an excellent benefits package, we offer a great work environment with a dynamic and dedicated team of professionals. 

If you like what you have read, and think this is the job for you; come build your career with The City of Red Deer. We are committed to a healthy, vibrant, and sustainable community. Our employees are the cornerstone of our organization and working with us will provide you with the opportunity to work in an ever growing environment and to work with an awesome group of people.

We welcome applications until June 18, 2021

 


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