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Journeyman Lineman / Advanced Step(5th Step or Above) Lineman - Minot, ND Job

Xcel Energy

Position Type:
Rqd Education:
Rqd Experience: 2 - 5 years
Date Posted: December 11, 2022
Reference Code: 52987-en_US

Location(s): ND - Minot

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you're looking for.

We anticipate the need for one or more Advanced Step Apprentice/Journeyman Linemen to be located at the MinotService Center in Minot, ND. The base rate of pay for Journeyman Lineman is $50.33 hourly according to the "ExhibitA" wage scale. An Advanced Step Apprentice will be coming in at 80% of the Journeyman rate of pay at 5th Step, 85% at 6th Step, 90% at 7th Step, or 95% at a 8th Step.

The position will be posted for 10 working days from December 9, 2022 to December 22, 2022.

Job Responsibilities (May include, but not limited to the following)
Perform all duties of the Lineman Classification. Including work on overhead and underground electric distribution andtransmission systems. Individual filling this position should have a high level commitment to Safety, Provide qualitycustomer service, be self motivated and possess a positive attitude.

1. High School Diploma or equivalent.
2.Must possess a degree/diploma from an accepted Line School or a state issued Journeyman certificate for an Advanced step position.
3.Must possess a state issued Journeyman certificate and pass a company skills assessment for a Journeyman position.
4. Must meet driver qualification requirements, including the possession of a valid Commercial Class A Drivers License.
5. Must be physically capable of performing all aspects of electric overhead and underground distributionconstruction, operations, and maintenance work.
6. Must have good communication and teamwork skills.
7. Must presently be qualified to be a 5th Step Apprentice Lineman or higher.
8. Must be self-motivated and possess a positive attitude.
9. Demonstrated commitment to work safely and productively.

Special Requirements
1. Requires participation in after-hours emergency call-outs.
2. Must live within a 20 mile radius of the Minot Service Center.
3. This position is subject to D.O.T. random drug and alcohol testing program.

Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.

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: ND - Minot || ND - Minot || United States (US) || Operations || 1111C:Elect Ops Minot || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $40.26 per hour
This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Medical/Pharmacy Plan, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Dependent Care Reimbursement Account, Health Care Reimbursement Account, Health Savings Account (HSA) (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Limited-Purpose FSA (if enrolled in eligible health plan and HSA), Short-term disability (STD), Long-term disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Fitness Center Reimbursement (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Tuition reimbursement, Transit programs, Employee recognition program, Pension, 401(k) plan, Vacation, Holidays, Additional days off, Sick Time, Volunteer Paid Time Off (VPTO) (full-time employees only)

Requisition Number: 52987
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.
Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com

About this Employer

As a leading electric and natural gas energy company, we offer a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity customers and 1.9 million natural gas customers across our eight states: Colorado, Michigan, Minnesota, New Mexico, North Dakota, South Dakota, Texas and Wisconsin.

Our workforce of more than 12,000 is rising to the challenge of a dynamic, constantly-changing utility industry. One that requires us to be even more customer focused, forward thinking and productive while remaining committed to meeting our customers’ fundamental need for safe, reliable, affordable energy.

With nearly 50% of our workforce eligible to retire in the next five years, there’s never been a better time to come on board. Do you have a passion for renewable energy, like wind or solar? Or care about giving back to the community? You’ll be in a position to directly impact our energy future.

At Xcel Energy, you’ll be challenged, respected and rewarded. You’ll find an ethical team committed to excellence, safety and environmental stewardship. A dynamic company where you’ll have meaningful work that makes a difference.