Senior Transmission Line Mechanic

Job Title: Senior Transmission Line Mechanic
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Baltimore, United States
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-08-07
Reference: BH-111019
Contact Name: Ryan Pointing
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 08, 2019 15:21

Job Description

Performs the following construction functions under the guidance of a Transmission Crew Leader or alternate.  Climbs and works from steel towers and wood pole structures and microwave towers.  Installs, maintains and inspects transmission facilities microwave and cellular phone sites.  Provides inspection and/or safety watchman services of contractor personnel working on all company and cellular equipment.  Works from manlifts, platforms, towers and conductors over 100 feet high.  Works in confined space manholes and pump houses.  Tests and grounds transmission and substation equipment up to 500kV.  Performs construction surveying to establish lines and grades and utilizes various electrical instruments.  Drives cars and trucks; operates various equipment including backhoes, condor lifts, trenchers, and bulldozers.  Installs protective devices on live distribution feeders in conjunction with line pulling operations.  Performs Crew Leader or Job Supervisor duties during Crew Leader absence.  Provides assistance to Crew Leader in on job training of new employees and contractors