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Electric Line Assistant-Electric T&D- Bakersfield- IBEW

Company: PG&E Corporation
Location: Bakersfield
Posted on: November 22, 2022

Job Description:

Requisition ID -# 138310 - Job Category: Maintenance / Construction / Operations - Job Level: Individual Contributor Business Unit: Electric Operations Job Location: Bakersfield Department Overview The workers of - Electric Operations ensure the delivery of safe and reliable electric service to our customers. Electric Operations is responsible for every aspect of PG&E's electric distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, asset management, business planning, restoration and emergency response. Position Summary The Electric Line Assistant is a beginning level classification represented by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) local 1245, which has over 100 years of experience representing employees at PG&E. - This job is subject to collective bargaining. Employees in this classification will assist journeyman or apprentice lineman/cable splicer in performing required work. - This employee will perform semi-skilled work which may include the use of hand and portable power tools not requiring precision. -The employee will assist in overhead and underground line construction, maintenance and other miscellaneous semi-skilled work. - To better represent the communities we serve, applicants who live within 50 miles of the headquarter location will be given preference. This position may be a DOT (Department of Transportation) covered classification and is subject to random drug and/or alcohol screening. Job Responsibilities

  • Drive a truck and maneuver it at the job site as required in connection with the maintenance, construction and operation of overhead and underground electrical facilities
  • Assist with ground work, perform traffic control work, maintain tools and material on the truck in good order and drive all-terrain vehicles
  • Setting and anchoring poles as well as setting and installing overhead structures
  • Assists crew in removing facilities, preparing cable for pulling, climbing ladders, working in trenches, framing poles and building cross arms
  • Operate hydraulic equipment, including tamper, ground rod driver and spade, as well as line truck, digger derrick, crane and forklift
  • Work may include the use of a computer to complete field clerical duties Qualifications Minimum:
    • Must possess a High School diploma or GED
    • Must be 18 years of age
    • Must possess and maintain a California Class C Driver's License by first day of employment
    • Must obtain a California Class A permit within 3 months of hire and a Class A Driver's License within 6 months of hire
    • Must have ability to lift 50 pounds to waist at least one time a day
    • Must be willing to work flexible shifts with extended hours
    • Must be able to wear company provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Desired:
      • California Class A Driver's License
      • To better represent the communities we serve, applicants who live within 50 miles of the headquarter location will be given preference
      • Relevant Hiring Hall Experience
      • Experience in construction
      • Mechanical experience
      • Completion of various skilled trade courses
      • Graduate of a PG&E PowerPathway Program
      • Graduate of the Cypress Mandela Construction Apprentice program, or other physical trade program
      • Military experience Pre-Employment Testing PG&E Employees: -You must have qualified on all prerequisite tests prior to submitting an application; and all secondary tests prior to interviewing. For more information on prerequisite and secondary exams, including study guides, please visit the -Pre-employment testing program -website.
        • Physical Test Battery
        • Work Orientation Inventory-Physical/Technical Driving
        • Post-Offer Physical Assessment Lineworkers

Keywords: PG&E Corporation, Bakersfield , Electric Line Assistant-Electric T&D- Bakersfield- IBEW, Other , Bakersfield, California

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