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Alliant Energy Traveling Crew -Line Mechanic in Lisbon, Iowa

4998BRJob Responsibilities:

• Install, tension, tie in and remove conductors.

• Install, frame and climb poles and structures. Remove disassemble same.

• Operate basket trucks, digger trucks, trenchers, backhoes and other various construction equipment.

• Restore electric service lost due to weather, equipment failure, or whatever cause, in a safe and prompt manner.

• Install and maintain street and security lighting equipment.

• Operate and maintain hydraulic tools and systems.

• Install underground electrical equipment including cable, switchgear, cable terminations and other related gear.

• Know and understand safety and construction standards.

• CPR and First Aid.

• Must report to work fit for duty and free from the effects of drug and alcohol abuse.

Other responsibilities:

• Load and haul poles, transformers and material to job sites.

• Trim trees from power lines and operate chipper to dispose of brush.

• Test and maintain transformers, including taking oil samples.

• May require licensing for pesticide, preservative or hazardous material handling.

• Practice good housekeeping and equipment maintenance.

• Maintain truck stock and material inventory.

• May require mapping and paperwork related to job order changes.

• Perform daily equipment inspections.

Supervision: May be required to supervise and train apprentices and lesser grade line department employees.

Requisition ID:4998BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Lisbon, IA Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:

Looking to power up your career? If you enjoy challenges, have the drive to learn, and want to make a difference in the communities we serve, we invite you to consider Alliant Energy! Our skilled trade employees are central to our organization. We depend on the expertise and dedication of our crews to deliver life essential services to the communities we live in and serve.

What sets us apart?

  • Outstanding pay and benefits

  • A commitment to career growth and development

  • A strong union relationship

We are actively recruiting a highly skilled Journeyman or Apprentice level Traveling Line Mechanic that is interested in joining a collaborative team in Lisbon, IA. This is an exciting, challenging, critical position that will travel 100% of the time. You would be out 4 days a week and home for 3. This position is responsible for constructing, dismantling, maintaining, replacing, repairing, and operating electric facilities. Additional details provided below.Job Category:Line Maintenance/Technician Job Qualifications:

Note: This position is posted at an Apprentice or Journeyman level; many qualifications below pertain to journeyman level candidates.

Education: High school diploma or equivalent.


• Obtain and maintain Class "A" CDL

• CPR and First Aid

• May be required to be certified to apply herbicides.

Physical Requirements/Demands:

• Very heavy work

• Climbing, balancing, twisting/standing, stooping/crawling

• High degree of visual efficiency along with good color distinction and depth perception

• Ability to receive detailed information through oral communication (hearing/listening ability)

• Good finger dexterity

KSA (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities):

• Must have mechanical skills

• Ability to work in a team setting

• Capable communicator

• Ability to be courteous and tactful with the public

• Will be required to work irregular hours during storm emergencies and as needed

Environmental: Often requires extensive work during weather extremes, both summer heat and winter cold, blizzard and thunderstorm.

*Note: This job is covered by the Department of Transportation regulations on drug and alcohol testing (CFR 49, Parts 40 and 199), and is subject to drug testing according to said regulations.

We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer M/F/D/V.

Disclaimer: The above information on this description has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.

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Posting Title:Traveling Crew -Line Mechanic -Journeyman or ApprenticeTalent Gateway Posting Details:Travel Crew- Line Mechanic Opportunity! Join our Lisbon, IA team assisting in Derecho Recovery, Regulatory, Asset Renewal, and Emergency Response projects!