The Newberry Water and Light Board is accepting applications for a full-time Journeyman Lineman position. This is a union position. Starting wage is $35.00 an hour will a full benefits pacakge including medical coverage (with employer HSA contributions) and retirement contributions.
This position is formulated to conduct the construction, repair, maintenance, and inspection of all overhead and underground electrical transmission and distribution lines, substations, water mains, metering, wells, well houses, and associated and peripheral equipment and infrastructure.
Required qualifications: high school diploma or equivalent, experience as a lineman, valid CDL License with B and N endorsements (or ability to obtain in 6 months), and current journeyman lineman licensure.
The principle functions of the W&L Journeyman Lineman position is the performance of field activities. The scope of this performance includes support activities and tasks, but is not limited to, planning; staging and scheduling; equipment specification; staff assignment; part, material, supply, and component specification and procurement; cost estimation and invoicing support; and compliance assessment, auditing and prescription.