Apprentice Lineman 4th Year or Journeyman - Hobbs, NM Job

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POST DATE 9/18/2016
END DATE 10/15/2016

Xcel Hobbs, NM

Company
Xcel
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
46249
AJE Ref #
576210809
Location
Hobbs, NM
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
High School Diploma or GED

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Location(s): NM - Hobbs Do you want to have a vital role supporting the infrastructure that provides electricity to millions of homes and businesses? Do you want to build a long-term career in a stable industry at a company that's committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? Consider a position with Xcel Energy's electric distribution team. Xcel Energy is seeking to hire a 4th Year Lineman or a Journeyman Lineman for the Hobbs, NM location. SummaryPrimary responsibilities consist of but are not limited to installation, maintenance and removal of overhead and underground distribution conductors and equipment. Must be able to climb poles, work on energized conductors and equipment, perform hot stick work on energized high voltage conductors, work in inclement weather, be available for callout work and all other work as outlined in the lineman position. Xcel EnergyAt Xcel Energy, our customers' quality of life depends on the energy we provide. Every time they flip a switch or turn a dial, they tap into the energy of over 12,000 people working to make life better. 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.Xcel Energy has become a leader in the energy industry by demonstrating excellence in environmental performance. Our environmental commitment includes improving air quality, conserving resources, harnessing renewable energy, and protecting wildlife and habitats.Xcel Energy's vitality comes from our people. It takes professionals in engineering, customer service, linemen, marketing and sales professionals, energy traders, mechanics, finance and accounting professionals and many others to power our company. We offer competitive compensation and benefit programs that include a range of options and coverage levels.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. Required High school graduate or equivalentMust successfully score on Behavioral AssessmentTechnical School Lineman degree is preferredCompletion of an approved apprentice line program is requiredMust have good communication and teamwork skillsRequires participation in after-hour emergency callouts in all kinds of weather conditionsExperience with bucket trucks, digger derricks, trenchers and groundwork with utility line crew requiredA high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all timesMust be committed to working safelyMust meet driver qualification requirements as specified in FMCSR parts 382 and 391 including the possession of a valid Commercial Drivers License (CDL) Class ASelection criteria may include testing and/or assessment4th Year must have successfully scored on the EEI CAST AssessmentJourneyman must take and successfully score on an Xcel Energy written and practical exam. _______________________________________________________________________________________________ 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: NM - Hobbs || NM - Hobbs || United States (US) || Operations || 11950:Elect Const Hobbs SPS || Full-Time || Bargaining || Requisition Number: 4941Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/VeteranIndividuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com