Apprentice Distribution Lineman in Mansfield, TX at Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.

Date Posted: 3/8/2021

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Great Southwestern Construction, a subsidiary of MYR Group Inc., one of the oldest and largest electrical contractors in the country, is looking for qualified Apprentice Lineman to fill current and future project needs throughout Texas. Travel is required.

Duties:

  • Construct and maintain overhead electrical distribution lines

  • Establishing OSHA and customer safety requirements

  • Observe and practice all safety policies and bulletins

  • Setting of towers and poles

  • Stringing new wire or maintaining old wire

  • Installing and maintaining insulators

  • Installing and maintaining transformers and other equipment

  • Understand and comply with the Company’s Code of Business Conduct and Ethics and other industry-specific professional and ethical conduct standards, if applicable

 

 

Job Requirements

  • Must presently be qualified to be an apprentice Lineman.
  • High School graduate or equivalent
  • Technical School Lineman degree or equivalent is required
  • Experience with digger derricks, bucket trucks, trenchers and groundwork with utility crews is required
  • Ability to work at heights up to and above 100 feet preferred
  • Must be mentally competent; able to communicate effectively, have good teamwork skills and able to understand, comprehend and follow directions in the workplace
  • Must have a quality work ethic and be committed to optimum customer service
  • Must be able to work additional hours
  • A high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all times
  • Candidate must be customer and detail oriented, and well organized
  • Possession of a valid Commercial Drivers License Class A 

Excellent benefits including:

  • Paid vacation

  • Paid holidays

  • Medical

  • Dental

  • Vision

  • Life insurance

  • 401k

 

Salary is commensurate with experience.

Apply at: www.gswc.us.  If you require an accommodation to complete the online application, please call our Employment Hotline at 1-855-635-1321.

MYR Group Inc. and its subsidiaries are Equal Opportunity Employers. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.