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Utilities Power Line Technician (Journeyman/Lineman)

City of Riverside
Riverside, California 92522
  • Job Code
    18-4876-02
  • Job Type
    Employee
  • Job Status
    Full Time

THE CITY OF RIVERSIDE IS ACCEPTING APPLICATIONS FOR THE CLASSIFICATION OF UTILITIES POWER LINE TECHNICIAN (JOURNEYMAN/LINEMAN) FOR THREE (3) CURRENT VACANCIES.

This recruitment will remain open through March 27, 2019 or until a sufficient number of qualified applications have been received; however, candidates are encouraged to apply early in the process for optimal consideration. 

City of Riverside Lineman are  primarily tasked with system construction and maintenance of the 22,840 power poles, 510 miles of overhead, and 800 miles of underground transmission and distribution electric lines that serve the city's energy customers. This group also provides electrical emergency response and maintains the City's street light system. 

Watch this video to learn more!

 https://youtu.be/V1zRSvvHzrw 

Requirements

Education and Experience:

Education: High school graduation or satisfactory equivalent.

Experience: Applicant must hold a recognized completion certificate from a recognized four year apprenticeship program.

Necessary Special Requirements:

Possession of an appropriate, valid class "A" California Motor Vehicle Operator's License.
Possession of a current Journeyman Certification in power line work.
 
Qualified candidates will be invited to the following assessment dates below:
  • Thursday, November 8, 2018
  • Thursday, December 13, 2018
  • Thursday, January 17, 2019
  • Wednesday, February 13, 2019
  • Thursday, March 14, 2019
  • Thursday, April 11, 2019
 
The assessment day will consist of 3 parts:
  1. written exam which you must successfully pass in order to proceed to the next 2 assessments
  2. A performance exam which will include a climbing test and an underground termination.
  3. A panel interview.

City of Riverside, as an equal employment opportunity employer, encourages applicants from divers backgrounds to apply.

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Posted: 2018-10-10 Expires: 2018-11-09

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