Substation Apprentice in Des Moines, IA at Great Southwestern Construction, Inc.

Date Posted: 2/7/2021

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 Substation Apprentices to fill current and future project needs in the region. Must be able to travel throughout the multi-state region. 

Duties:

  • Construct and maintain all phases of substation construction

  • Establishing OSHA and customer safety requirements

  • Observe and practice all safety policies and bulletins

  • Planning and initiating projects

  • Installing and maintaining insulators

  • Installing and maintaining transformers and other equipment

  • Assembly and erection of substations

  • 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

Qualifications

  • 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
  • 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 

Benefits include:

  • Medical insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • 401k
  • Life insurance
  • Paid vacation
  • Paid holiday

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.

 

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