Service Lineman II
Company: Puget Sound Energy
Posted on: August 24, 2019
Puget Sound Energy is looking to grow our community with
like-minded, top talented individuals like you! With our rapidly
growing, award winning energy efficiency programs, our pathway to
an exciting and innovative future is now.
PSE's Electric Operations team is looking for qualified candidates
to fill an open Service Lineman II position!
- Install and repair services, secondaries and primaries;
install, remove and read meters; refuse and troubleshoot
transformers and replace line and transformer fuses; patrol lines;
operate line sectionalizing switches and unattended
- Take load and voltage readings on transformers, circuits, and
respond to "out of service" calls, and restore service. Locate and
clear trouble in distribution system and report conditions
requiring work of line crews; take switching orders for line
- Secure service applications and collect delinquent accounts.
Perform similar and incidental duties as required.
- Applicant must be a qualified journeyman lineman. Must know the
fundamentals of electricity required in metering, service, line
construction, maintenance work and have ability to use tools
including necessary computer skills and equipment of the trade.
- Must know materials used in line and service construction,
maintenance, metering work.
- Must be knowledgeable and comply with all Company standards,
policies, practices and procedures and State and Federal safety
regulations as they pertain to the job.
- Must have or obtain a valid First Aid and CPR card. Must have
the ability to communicate effectively with Company personnel,
Service Providers, Contractors, other utilities, State and Federal
agencies and the public.
- Must be readily available to respond to outages and
emergencies. Must reside within service territory as defined by
headquarters bid or within thirty (30) minutes of the headquarters
and have a telephone.
- Must possess a valid driver's license.
- This position requires the applicant to have and maintain a
current Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A.
- New hires and employees awarded bid positions as Service
Lineman who do not have at least twelve (12) months of previous PSE
Service Lineman/Lineman experience shall be designated as Service
Lineman I for the first twelve (12) months of employment as a
Service Lineman commencing on the date of hire or bid award.
- Advancement to Service Lineman II shall be automatic after the
satisfactory completion of twelve (12) months (commencing on the
date of hire or bid award) as a Service Lineman I within PSE.
- Re-hires and employees being awarded bid positions as Service
Lineman who have at least twelve (12) months of previous PSE
Service Lineman/Lineman experience on record shall be designated as
Service Lineman II.
The duties and responsibilities are performed in an outdoor
environment. The position involves sitting, standing, walking,
moderate to heavy lifting, moderate carrying, bending, reaching,
kneeling, twisting, balancing and climbing, and operation of
equipment and machinery.
Performance of the position requires working in a varied outdoor
environment such as all weather conditions, noise levels, hazardous
conditions and on the full range of outdoor work surfaces. The use
of protective clothing and/or personal protective devices is
Requires driving of Company vehicles and equipment.
Families and businesses depend on PSE to provide the energy they
need to pursue their dreams. Our steadfast commitment to serving
Washington communities with safe, dependable and efficient energy
started in 1873. Today we're building the Northwest's energy future
through efforts like our award winning energy efficiency programs
and our leadership in renewable energy.
At PSE we value and respect our employees and provide them
opportunities to excel. We offer an expansive pay package that
includes competitive compensation, annual goals-based incentive
bonuses, comprehensive benefits, 401(K), a company paid retirement
pension plan, and an employee assistance and wellness program.
Puget Sound Energy is committed to providing equal employment
opportunity to all qualified applicants. We do not discriminate on
the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age,
sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, veteran status
or presence of a disability that with or without reasonable
accommodation does not prevent performance of the essential
functions of the job. Should you have a disability that requires
assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application
process, please contact the Human Resources Staffing department at
email@example.com or 425-462-3017.
Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue
Keywords: Puget Sound Energy, Bellingham , Service Lineman II, Other , Bellevue, Washington
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