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Distribution Lineman Apprentice 1st - 4th Year or Journeyman - Dumas, TX Job

Location(s): TX - Dumas

 

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

 

 

Xcel Energy Distribution Department is looking to fill Apprentice Linemen 1st-4th Year or Journeyman positions for our Dumas, TX location.

Xcel Energy has a very reputable Department of Labor certified apprentice program that is recognized throughout the United States.
 
Summary

Position will be responsible for construction, maintenance and operations. Supports maintenance and emergency repairs of distribution and transmission lines.

 

Required

Must have a High School diploma or GED

Must have Class A or Class B CDL (or the ability to obtain one within 120 days)

Must have successfully taken the Behavioral Assessment (external all) and EEI CAST Assessment (1st-4th year only) (additional testing sessions may be conducted for this position)
Must be totally committed to safety, quality work and customer service
Must be able and willing to respond to after hour and weekend call outs
Position could possibly require travel for extended time periods
Apprentices are required to attend 2nd, 3rd and 4th year apprentice schools
Must be mentally competent, able to communicate and able to comprehend instructions and build on previous experience
Must exhibit a team work attitude and be able to work with others
Must be of adequate physical stature to
Lift and maneuver up to 90 lbs
Climb wood poles up to 100' tall
Perform aerial work in a safety belt in a safe and efficient manner
Use shovels, sledge hammers and 90 lb jack hammers
Work in confined areas
Must pass the federal DOT physical examination

Must complete all questions in application and upload a resume for consideration.

Journeyman must take an Xcel Energy written & practical journeyman test in order to be considered for a journeyman role

Must reside 20 miles from the Dumas Service Center

 

This position requires a behavioral assessment prior to being considered for an interview.

 

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COVID-19 Vaccine Requirement
COVID-19 continues to significantly impact our employees, families and communities. With employee health and safety as our top priority, Xcel Energy requires all persons be fully vaccinated or receive a formal medical or religious accommodation prior to their start date, unless prohibited by state or local law.

 

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
    

 

Posting Notes:  TX - Dumas || TX - Dumas || United States (US) || Operations || 12400:Elect Const Dumas SPS || Full-Time || Bargaining ||
 

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $26.43 per hour

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Requisition Number: 39616

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com

 

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