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Line Mechanic 1/C 2/C Acceptable (NYSEG 67337) Horseheads NY US in Elmira, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 12/1/2018

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Publication date: 01.11.2018REFERENCE: 5103063401

Business and DepartmentNYSEG-NY-ElmiraHorseheads,NY

Requirements4.037 Line Mechanic 1/CJob Title: LINE MECHANIC 1/CJob No.: 224


1. Under directive supervision does the most complicated construction and maintenance work onenergized conductors, structures and equipment.2. Must be able to make all types of polyphase transformer installations; do phasing and phase rotationon polyphase circuits; do distribution and transmission switching and sectionalizing when required;trace and clear grounds and opens on series circuits.3. May be required to install instrument transformers; install, remove, connect or disconnect electricand/or gas meters and services.4. Performs other related and less skilled work as directed, including operation of transportationequipment.5. Directs work of other Linemen or Groundmen assisting him. (See Memorandum governing bonus payfor Chief Line and Lineman 1/C assigned additional supervisory responsibility dated 9/29/68.)

Experience, Education and Special Information Required:

1. Should have had at least three years' experience as Second-Class Lineman or its equivalent, asevidenced by an appropriate test.2. Able to perform routine operations of moderate complexity and variety based on detailed instructions.Equivalent to about two years of high school.3. Good working knowledge of Company's line practices and standards.4. Good working knowledge of the layout and characteristics of the distribution and transmission lines inthe area to which he is assigned.5. Must have working knowledge of electrical fundamentals as related to transmission and distributionconstruction and maintenance.6. Must be familiar with Company's Safety Rules, approved methods of resuscitation on or off theground, and able to render practical First Aid.7. Must be able to qualify for automobile operator's license.

Physical Qualifications:

1. Normal health, physique and use of senses as indicated by passing the required physicalexamination given by a Company physician, including color perception.2. Strength and endurance adequate for arduous labor in all kinds of outdoor weather conditions.

Personal Qualifications:

1. Must be willing to work irregular and/or extra hours as required.2. Must be willing to work under unusual or special working conditions and surroundings, as well as thenormal working conditions pertaining to this job.3. Must be particularly alert in observing hazards and avoiding accidents.

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AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualifiedindividuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discriminationagainst all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action toemploy and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or locallaw. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard torace, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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