As we celebrate our 80th Anniversary, Dixie Electric Cooperative is currently seeking a career minded Ground Worker who aspires to develop in the role to Journey Level Line Technician. The location for this opportunity will be based out of the Montgomery Office location and therefore requires the qualified candidate to live or relocate within 20 miles of the Trotman Road and Highway 231 intersection in Montgomery County, Alabama. This exciting career opportunity requires the selected candidate(s) to be actively engaged in acquiring skills to progress to the Journey Level Line Technician position and includes the following duties and responsibilities:
Assisting Journey Level Line Technicians and other experienced Technicians with the construction and/or maintenance of electric and/or water distribution lines and/or services;
Adhering to the Cooperative’s guidelines for quality work and safe work practices, including the handling of both above and underground cable, “hot” wires, at the end of a hot stick and the climbing of utility poles under direct supervision;
Maintaining tools and equipment;
Completing necessary records;
Participating in scheduled on-call rotation;
Attending training classes
Qualified candidates must possess a high school diploma or equivalent, as well as a valid driver’s license. Certification through an apprentice line technician school is preferred. Within six months after hire, the successful candidate(s) must obtain a valid Class A - Alabama Commercial Driver’s License, which must be maintained going forward. In addition, this position requires successful candidates to have the ability to climb electric poles, lift up to 100 pounds unassisted, and move around on rough terrain and construction sites.
At Dixie Electric Cooperative, we value our employees. We offer an excellent salary and a competitive benefit plan.
Interested individuals must apply by submitting a resume to:
Dixie Electric Cooperative
Attn: Michelle H. Ward
9100 Atlanta Highway
Montgomery, Al 36117
Resumes may also be submitted to email@example.com.
When using email, applicants must be sure to include “Ground Worker 2018” in the subject line of the email. PLEASE DO NOT DUPLICATE EMAILS AND MAILED RESUMES. Resumes must be postmarked no later than December 10, 2018.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability or veteran status.
Dixie Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity provider and employer.