Linemen Job from TelecomCareers
|Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Directs and coordinates activities of workers engaged in using mechanized equipment such as backhoe, trucks,
plows, trenchers and manual equipment such as shovels, rack, pick axe, posthole diggers to install buried cable,
fiber, and placement of pedestals along right of ways. Duties may also include getting up and out of back of truck
3-6 feet in height on a regular basis. Responsible for setting up safety perimeter using signage, cones and safety
barriers and at times flagging traffic.
To perform the job successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies:
Customer Service - Manages difficult or emotional customer situations; Responds promptly to customer needs;
Responds to requests for service and assistance; Meets commitments.
Planning/Organizing - Prioritizes and plans work activities; Uses time efficiently; plans for additional resources.
Professionalism - Approaches others in a tactful manner; Reacts well under pressure; Treats others with respect
and consideration regardless of their status or position; Accepts responsibility for own actions; Follows through on
Dependability - Follows instructions, responds to management direction; Takes responsibility for own actions;
Keeps commitments; Commits to long hours of work when necessary to reach goals. Completes tasks on time or
notifies appropriate person with an alternate plan.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The
requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable
accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
||Health Insurance, 401K Retirement