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Xcel Energy Inc.

Transmission Apprentice Lineman 1st - 4th Year - Amarillo, TX Job

Xcel Energy Inc. - Amarillo, TX

Location(s): TX - Amarillo

 

Do you want to put your skills and experience to good use supporting one of the fastest-growing parts of the energy business?  Are you interested in being a key part of the utility industry's new, competitive landscape? If you're interested in working for a trustworthy company that's committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety, consider a position on Xcel Energy's transmission team.

 

 

Xcel Energy is seeking to hire an Apprentice Lineman 1st-4th Year within the Transmission Line Department located in Amarillo, TX.

As an apprentice lineman you will be taught a very rewarding career in constructing, maintenance, removal and storm restoration of high voltage transmission lines. 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 successfully scored on the Behavioral Assessment (all levels external) and EEI CAST Assessment if you're a 1st-4th Year

Journeyman candidates must take a written and practical journeyman test with Xcel Energy

MUST have a valid Class A CDL driver's license including a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate.

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

 

 

 

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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 - Amarillo || TX - Amarillo || United States (US) || Public Service Company || 18720:Transmission Construction || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 10005

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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

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Transmission Apprentice Lineman 1st - 4th Year - Amarillo, TX Job Xcel Energy Inc. - Amarillo, TX, United States

   

Location: Amarillo, TX

Company Profile:
Our name reflects our core value — excellence in energy products and services. We are committed to customer satisfaction by continuously improving our operations to be a low-cost, reliable, environmentally sound energy provider. We have been successfully proving this to our customers for more than 130 years and will work hard to continue with this commitment in the future.