LG&E and KU Energy Line Technician A, B, C or General Laborer - Midway, Kentucky in Midway, Kentucky



Line Technician A, B, C or General Laborer - Midway, Kentucky

Job Description:

• 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 wench 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

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Physical Effort:

Must be able to lift 50 lbs. from the ground to the height of 30 inches and from waist level to chest on a daily basis; Typical equipment/materials that must be lifted includes but is not limited to coils of cable; Able to climb up and down stairs and vertical ladders unassisted on a daily basis; Perform hand manipulations extended from your body and near floor level for extended periods of time on a routine basis

Preferred Qualifications:

• Must be successfully recommended from EEI 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 B Commercial Drivers License. with the following endorsements: air brakes

Work Conditions:

Exposure to heat, cold, wind, rain, etc. as well as exposure to loud noises and traffic. Frequent driving, climbing, and walking.

Required Education & Experience:

High School diploma or equivalent.


2889 Leestown Road



Job Function:

Electric Distribution Maintenance & Construction

Position Purpose:

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.