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

Date Posted: 3/8/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Odessa, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    3/8/2021

Job Description

Great Southwestern Construction, Inc. provides a full range of electrical construction services to utilities, municipalities, government entities and private developers throughout the nation for transmission lines, distribution systems, communication systems, substations and renewable energy facilities. 

Duties:

  • Construct and maintain overhead distribution lines.

  • Establishing OSHA and customer safety requirements

  • Observe and practice all safety policies and bulletins

  • Planning and initiating projects

  • Setting of towers and poles

  • Maintaining and repairing overhead distribution lines

  • 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
  • Rubber gloves experience
  • 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.