Apprentice/Lineman

The Groton Electric Light Department,
Groton, MA Full-time
Posted on October 29, 2019

Apprentice/Lineman

The Groton Electric Light Department, a municipal electric utility, is seeking an Apprentice Lineman. The successful candidate must be able to perform strenuous labor tasks and be available for extended hours when required. Job requirements include operating mechanical equipment and machinery, pole climbing, working with voltages up to 13,800 volts, as well as the ability to frequently lift heavy objects.

The qualified candidate will learn through on-the-job and formal training; and must attend the NEPPA lineworker training program. Completion of high school, trade school, or equivalent education with diploma or GED is necessary. Applicant must hold a valid Massachusetts driver's license and must obtain a Class B CDL (commercial driver's license) with airbrake endorsement and DPS Hoisting Engineers License 1B within six months of hire.

Applicant must pass a pre-employment physical examination and drug test; and must reside within a 30-minute commute of Groton, MA.

The Groton Electric Light Department is an equal opportunity employer.

We offer competitive wages and benefits.