Apprentice Lineman (Step 3 or Higher)
Are you fit and ready to work hard at a challenging but rewarding job that doesn’t require you to sit behind a desk all day? Do you want to build a long-term career in a stable industry at a company that’s committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? A field or skilled labor job at Xcel Energy could be the opportunity you’re looking for.
***NOTE: This position requires an assessment prior to interview consideration. We ask you to please carefully read the instructions below
We anticipate a need for one or more Apprentice Lineman (3rd Step or higher) to be located at either our Shorewood Service Center or Waconia Service Center.
Depending on who our top candidate is, the following will be the paid at 3rd Step Apprentice Lineman rate or a 4th Step Apprentice Lineman rate:
3rd Step Apprentice Lineman: $33.53 hourly (70% of the Journeyman Lineman Rate which is $47.89 hourly)
4th Step Apprentice Lineman: $35.92 hourly (75% of Journeyman Lineman Rate which is $47.89 hourly)
In this position, you will work as part of a team that is responsible for construction maintenance and emergency repairs of all overhead and underground distribution and transmission systems. Residency within 20 miles of the service center is preferred.
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent
Technical school Lineman degree is required
Must have CDL license and be able to pass random drug tests
Must be totally committed to safety, quality work, and customer service
Must to able to attend and pass all extended training at the Quality Academy
Must be able and willing to respond to after hours and weekend call outs
Must be mentally competent and able to communicate and comprehend instructions, and build on previous experience
Must work well with others and exhibit team work attitude
Must exhibit a high awareness of safety, and compliance with all company safety rules
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