Iowa Employer Journeyman Lineman in GLENWOOD, Iowa

PUSH is hiring Journeyman Linemen. The Journeymen Linemen build and maintain electrical power systems and various voltages and work from the point of generation (power plants) all the way to the customer's meter, which can consist of overhead and underground facilities. This position is the highest of a multi-step progression from Apprentice Lineman to Journeyman and is expected to know all aspects of Journeyman duties for the Company.Principal Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Functions):-Planning and initiating projects.-Interaction with customers, utility owners and governmental officials.-Establishing and conforming to OSHA and customer safety requirements.-Assist in the construction of new overhead and underground services and service upgrades.-Working with energized equipment and conductors.-Installing and maintaining transformers and other equipment.-Supervising grounds men and apprentices.-Construction and maintenance of substations.-Training and mentoring of new employees assigned to job.-Tree trimming or route clearing.-Use of care of specialized hand tools. -Use and care of power equipment.-Operating heavy equipment such as Digger and Bucket Truck.-Represent Pus, Inc. in a positive and professional manner at all times.-Identify ways of continuous improvement of processes and procedures that will elevate the company, as a whole.-Other duties as assigned.Performance Indicators:Measurable tasks that are key to indicating the performance level in this role: 1.Completes projects on time and on budget.2.Conduct regular work activity reviews of subordinates.3.Ensure pre-job discussions are held with crew on a daily and weekly basis.4.Ensure all activity of crew meets or exceeds all safety measurements.5.Cultivate excellent relationships with existing customers and work to bring in new customers.6.Serve as lead mentor and complete all tasks associated with apprenticeship program.7.Ensure all tools and equipment assigned to job are maintained as required.Physical and Environmental Factors:-Be physically capable of climbing towers and poles and traversing uneven ground conditions.-Be capable of working in all outside and adverse weather conditions.-Capable of working long hours in emergency situations.-100% Travel.Education and/or Experience:-Education: High School diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of an apprenticeship program, including classroom and work hours, and attainment of electrical line workers journey level status.-Work Experience: Two years of journey level work experience is preferred but not required.-Industry Knowledge: Thorough understanding of electrical theory and the safety regulations and work methods associated with electrical line work. Requirements:-Must have a basic knowledge of electricity, pole-line materials, the proper and safe use of toolsand equipment used in line construction and maintenance, know RUS Construction Specifications, and be familiar with the National Electric Safety Code.-Possess a valid Class A CDL.-Hold a Journeyman certification or educational and work-related equivalent credentials. -Have an acceptable safety record.-Have demonstrated leadership and teamwork capabilities.-Be willing to be available for emergency outages and travel to distant locations for projects.Basic Job Requirements:-Positive Attitude.-Dedication.-Ability to work well with other in a team environment.-Must be willing to travel and be away from home for extended periods.-Accept change and manage adversity every day.-Safety conscious and quality minded-Valid driver's license, CDL preferred (dependent on position)-Ability to work in outside weather conditions.-Ability to pass a drug test.We have a sincere concern for our employees and their families, and we take great pride in offering a competitive compensation and an extensive employment benefits package; establishing PUSH an "Employer of Choice."Apply today: On-Line: via Indeed or www.PUSH.US