Iowa State Job Bank T-Line Mechanic, Journeyman in MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa

3753BR T-Line Mechanic, JourneymanLine Maintenance/TechnicianMarshalltown, IAPosition TypeRegularSchedule TypeFull-TimePosting DetailsLooking to power up your career? If you enjoy challenges, have the drive to learn, and are passionate about making a difference in your community, 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 the performance our customers expect, safely and efficiently.What sets us apart?Outstanding pay and benefitsThe opportunity to make a positive impact on our local communitiesA strong union relationshipWe are actively recruiting a highly skilled Traveling, Journeyman level, Line Mechanic that is interested in joining a collaborative team in Marshalltown, IA. This is an exciting, challenging, and critical position that is responsible for constructing, dismantling, maintaining, replacing, repairing, and operating electric facilities. This is a traveling position which will require up to 100% travel 4 days a week with 3 days off at home. This position may participate in a Boot Camp and on-the-job training may take place in multiple sites throughout IP&L geographic territory. Travel, overnight lodging and expenses will be handled in accordance with bargaining agreement.Job ResponsibilitiesJob Duties:install, tension, tie in and remove conductors/ guys.Install/remove, frame and climb poles, towers and other structures.Operate basket trucks, digger trucks, trenchers, backhoes and all other 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/air tools and systems.Install underground electrical equipment including cable, switchgear, cable terminations and other related gear.Know and understand safety and construction standards.Trained in CPR and First Aid.Load and haul poles, transformers and material to job sites.Trim trees from power lines and operate chipper to dispose of brush.Install and transfer cablevision/telephone line during new and rebuild projects overhead/underground (requires no terminations or splicing and no entry to phone or cable pedestals).Field test and maintain line type transformers only, including taking oil samplesPractice 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.Installs, splices and secures conductors.Installs, changes, transfers and removes poles, poles line hardware, guys, transformers, lightning arresters, capacitor banks, regulators, fuses, electrical cable, cross-arms, energized conductors, insulators, conduit and any and all forms of electrical material and accessories utilized in the construction, maintenance, and operation of electrical circuits.Works on energized lines and equipment. Works with live line maintenance tools, Keeps informed on and abides by the required Safety Rules, Operating Practices and codes pertaining to all phases of line work.May lead and assist in training others in the same or lower classifications.Performs other duties, which are similar, related or incidental to this position and assist in other activities that do not require skills of a higher classification.Respond to emergency callouts to insure the safety of the public and employees.Will work in a variety of adverse weather conditions as system condition warrant (i.e. outages, storm restoration, etc.)The above duties are not an inclusive list of duties to be performed for this position. The above listed duties are intended to be a general job description for the major duties to be performed by the employee.Working Conditions - Varied outdoor work, involves a great deal of climbing, sometimes under disagreeable weather conditions and temperatures, work long and ab