Electric Line Trainee or Technician
TOWN OF FRONT ROYAL, VIRGINIA
The Town of Front Royal is currently seeking a professional, dedicated individual with a positive outlook to fill a current vacancy for an Electric Line Technician Trainee or Lineman. This position will work under the direction of the Line Crew Supervisor. Position preforms construction and maintenance of overhead and underground electrical distribution and sub-transmission systems, substation construction and maintenance. Work is predominantly outdoors and in all weather conditions. Linemen Trainee must be able to drive safely, work extended hours, and wear company provided Personal Protective Equipment. These positions will require a thorough understanding of electrical theory and the safety regulations and work methods associated with electrical line work and the ability to safely and effectively operate the tools of the trade and the heavy and light equipment associated with electrical line work. Position is Full-time with benefits beginning salary is $16.62 for a Trainee, additional pay depending on qualifications as Lineman.
Electric Line Technician Trainee must have a high school diploma or equivalent, be in a current apprenticeship program or possess certifications for an entry level trainee position. Must have the ability to learn and move through the training matrix.
Successful candidates must submit to and pass a pre-employment, post-offer physical examination, and drug screen, paid for by the Town and criminal records check conducted by the Virginia State Police. Must have a valid Virginia State Driver’s license with the ability to obtain a class A or B license within six months of employment.
Position is open until filled.
Front Royal is an equal opportunity employer and encourages all qualified applicants to apply.