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Journeyman Lineman - TX & NM Job

Xcel Energy

Location:
Position Type:
Rqd Education: Certification
Rqd Experience: 2 - 5 years
Date Posted: July 25, 2022
Reference Code: 47801-en_US
Location(s): NM - Artesia; NM - Carlsbad; NM - Clovis; NM - Hobbs; NM - Portales; NM - Rogers; NM - Roswell; NM - Tucumcari; TX - Amarillo; TX - Borger; TX - Canadian; TX - Canyon; TX - Claude; TX - Dalhart; TX - Denver City; TX - Dimmitt; TX - Dumas; TX - Earth; TX - Floydada; TX - Friona; TX - Hereford; TX - Levelland; TX - Littlefield; TX - Lubbock; TX - Muleshoe; TX - Pampa; TX - Perryton; TX - Petersburg; TX - Plainview; TX - Post; TX - Seminole; TX - Slaton; TX - Spearman; TX - Vega; TX - Wheeler

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.

Please Read Before Applying:To qualify for a Journeyman-level Lineman or Serviceman position you must have at least 4 years of experience in the line trade. If you do not have 4 or more years of experience in the line trade, you can search for our Lineman Apprenticeship opportunities at jobs.xcelenergy.com

Attention all Journeyman level Lineman or Serviceman!
We welcome allDistribution or Transmission Journeyman Level Lineman or Serviceman who are active and passive in their job search to apply tothis General Interestrequisition. In this requisition, youwill beable to express interest in Journeyman Level Lineman or Servicemanpositions within the Texas and/or the New Mexico locations. You'll be able to start an application profile withusanda Recruiter will be in touch with you via email or by phone when a position becomes available.
This General Interest posting is for future positions within Xcel Energy's Texas & New Mexico locations.

Important Note:This is not a requisition to apply for a specific job, but instead a tool for Journeyman Lineman and Troubleman Lineman looking for career opportunities with Xcel Energy in Texas & New Mexico. TheTalentAcquisition teamwill use this generalinterestrequisition as a sourcing tool for future jobopenings within the company.

Once you have submitted your application profile,a Recruiter will review your application and resumeto see if you meet theminimum qualifications as a Journeyman Lineman and/or Troubleman Lineman and then based onyour preference as to what location and area of the lineman trade you're interested in,a Recruiterwill inform youwhen those jobsbecome available via email orby phoneso that you can apply to it right away.

Please ensure that you are meeting the minimum qualificationslistedbelowand that you are at a Journeyman level status.

Requirements for Journeyman in TX & NM
Must have a high school diploma or equivalent.
To be considered at the Journeyman level, must possess a Journeyman Lineman Certification that is approved by the Department of Labor.
Valid Class A CDL driver's license including a valid Medical Examiner's Certificate.
Must successfully score on the Behavioral Assessment
Must be capable of performing all aspects of electric distribution overhead, underground, construction, maintenance, and troubleshooting.
Must be available for emergency call-outs as per a schedule.
Must have effective communication skills (verbal and written).
Position could possibly require travel for extended time periods
Must be physically fit and able to lift objects up to 90 pounds, pass a physical examination and be able to perform strenuous physical labor under all types of conditions.
Experience with bucket trucks, digger derricks, trenchers and groundwork with utility line crew required
A high awareness of safety and compliance with company safety rules is required at all times
Completion of an approved apprentice line program is required
Must live within 20 miles of service center. Selection criteria may include testing and/or assessment. Must pass the Xcel Energy security and drug screening
*This is only a general interest posting for Journyeman level only* Please refer to our company website for other career opportunities.*

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: TX - Amarillo || NM - Artesia; NM - Carlsbad; NM - Clovis; NM - Hobbs; NM - Portales; NM - Rogers; NM - Roswell; NM - Tucumcari; TX - Amarillo; TX - Borger; TX - Canadian; TX - Canyon; TX - Claude; TX - Dalhart; TX - Denver City; TX - Dimmitt; TX - Dumas; TX - Earth; TX - Floydada; TX - Friona; TX - Hereford; TX - Levelland; TX - Littlefield; TX - Lubbock; TX - Muleshoe; TX - Pampa; TX - Perryton; TX - Petersburg; TX - Plainview; TX - Post; TX - Seminole; TX - Slaton; TX - Spearman; TX - Vega; TX - Wheeler || United States (US) || Operations || 0480A:PI Operations-Barg || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $45.41 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, Long-term disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Tuition reimbursement, Employee recognition program, Pension, 401(k) plan, Vacation, Holidays, Personal holidays, Sick Time, Volunteer Paid Time Off (VPTO) (full-time employees only)

Requisition Number: 47801
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.