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USP_OHE Lineman C

Company: MasTec Utility Servicies
Location: Baton Rouge
Posted on: January 15, 2022

Job Description:

MasTec North America, Inc. is a leading national infrastructure construction company operating throughout the United States. MasTec - Utility Services' activities include the installation, maintenance and upgrade of communication and utility infrastructure, including but not limited to communications, electrical and natural gas distribution infrastructure.At MasTec you'll be joining a family, where we are dedicated to supporting each other and building an atmosphere of teamwork. As part of our team, your opportunities are limitless. In addition to the valuable skills gained through training and on-the-job experience, MasTec offers competitive pay, including medical, vision and dental coverage, 401K, and employee stock discounts. -MasTec Utility Services Group is a proud supporter of our U.S. military, veterans, and their families - Thank You for Your Service! Active military, transitioning service members and veterans are strongly encouraged to apply.Job PurposeThe Apprentice Lineman C assists the Journeyman Lineman and the Foreman while in training and learning the trade. Responsible for performing work related to the construction and maintain of poles, power lines, auxiliary facilities, and equipment for the transmission and distribution of electricity. Sets a good example for newer apprentices by always following and teaching safe practices. This position supports and learns from the Lineman team and works with other personnel from various departments. - -Essential FunctionsConstruct, maintain, and inspect transmission and distribution of electrical or power lines.Provide technical skills needed for the operation and maintenance of reliable electrical services for the consumer, completing jobs with quality and timeliness.Provide for connecting and disconnecting, installing and removal, moving and transferring of various electrical devices on customers' facilities, i.e. transformers, transformer banks, regulators, switches, switching devices, capacitor banks, etc.Route or reroute power lines over, under, or around existing lines and structures.Inspect and/or remove power lines that are damaged.Assist in carrying poles, digging holes, and other operations involved in setting or replacing poles.Perform line switching or sectionalizing, as directed.Investigate consumer complaints and make repairs to energized electrical distribution lines, as needed.Provide backup for Class B Apprentice Lineman and assist in completion of duties.Responsible for timely submission of all Apprentice Program required documentation.May troubleshoot electrical problems on customer equipment.Drive bucket truck to jobsite and maintain truck stock.Perform other duties as required and/or assigned.Minimum QualificationsA High School Degree, or equivalent, with 1 year of experienceValid CDL Class A driver's licenseUnderstanding of basic and/or advanced electrical principles, including knowledge of electricity and how to safely work around itKnowledge of customer's specifications and proficiency in all phases of line constructionAbility to assume full responsibility for completed work, perform routine line work without close supervision, and complete work with quality and timelinessCompliance with proper safety standards, procedures, and work practicesAbility to establish, manage, plan, and think strategicallyAbility to build and foster collaborative relationshipsClarity of vision, with the ability to judge distance and space relationships, hand-eye coordination, and the ability to identify and distinguish colorsAbility to read and interpret construction prints, plans and specificationsAbility to climb poles and work at heights up to and exceeding 30 feetAbility to operate efficiently a bucket truck, digger truck, wire pullers, backyard machine, air compressor, and tools necessary to build/maintain power linesAbility to work outdoors, even in extreme weather conditionsAvailable to work weekends and/or nightsWilling to work out of market or away from home as work demands, traveling extensively when needed.Preferred Qualifications2 years of experienceAdvanced training in electrical principlesOSHA 10 and Buck Squeeze Certifications -MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer. The Company's policy is not to unlawfully discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, military status, or any other consideration made unlawful by applicable federal, state, or local laws. The Company also prohibits harassment of applicants and employees based on any of these protected categories. It is also MasTec's policy to comply with all applicable state, federal and local laws respecting consideration of unemployment status in making hiring decisions.Job SummaryRequisition Number: USPOH021964Job Category: LaborSchedule: Full-Time

Keywords: MasTec Utility Servicies, Baton Rouge , USP_OHE Lineman C, Professions , Baton Rouge, Louisiana

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