LG&E and KU Energy Line Technician A, B, C or General Laborer in Lexington, Kentucky
Line Technician A, B, C or General Laborer
Learn to identify and use the materials, tools, equipment and voltage used in utility construction work Learn to operate mobile equipment and communications equipment Learn basic knots and riggings as well as tensile strengths of ropes, slings, and winch lines Police vehicle, storeroom, work materials and job area Accept delivery and make disbursements of work materials Check tools and equipment for wear or damage Develop attitude of safety in work environment anticipating and reacting to hazards as presented. Know OSHA and Company safety rules Knowledge of first aid administration Develop skills in time and material accounting procedures Learn to prepare materials, provide aid and anticipate needs of co-workers in the installation and/or maintenance of equipment Learn to climb and use aerial equipment in preparation for advancement Provide aid to all departments as requested
Must have good vision and hearing Must be able to lift and carry up to 50 lbs and frequently stoop, bend, push, pull, etc. Must have good manual dexterity and be able to use hand and power tools
Must be successfully recommended from EEI CAST test Must have good mathematical, literacy and communications skills Regular attendance is essential for satisfactory performance in this position. Must live within 25 miles of report location or be willing to relocate. Must be at least 20 years old or older with a valid driver’s license and certifiable under the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Regulations. Must qualify within a reasonable period of time for a Class A Commercial Driver’s License. with the following endorsements: air brakes
Must like outdoor work and handle exposure to elements (hot, cold, rain, snow, etc.) Frequent overtime. Limited overnight travel.
Required Education & Experience:
High School diploma or equivalent.
500 Stone Road
Electric Distribution Maintenance & Construction
To assist the construction and service crews in providing adequate service to all our customers.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, religion, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, perceived disability or any other protected characteristic as may be defined by applicable law.