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Line Technician
Post Date: 03/14/2017
Close Date: 03/24/2017
Company:
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co.
400 N 4th St. Bismarck ND 58501
701-222-7719

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https://jobs.mdu.com

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jobs.mdu.com

Salary:
$70,000 and above

Location:
Bismarck, ND

Job Description:
Safely performs all duties associated with the construction, operation, and maintenance of electric distribution and transmission systems. Responds to emergencies, scheduled and unscheduled overtime, after hour calls, and customer complaints. Nothing in this job summary restricts management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

Requirements:
Minimum Qualifications:
High school education with lineworker certification or equivalent work experience acceptable to the Company. Requires a strong mechanical aptitude, troubleshooting skills, and the ability to work independently with minimum supervision. Possess or acquire a valid commercial motor vehicle driver’s license appropriate for the position. (NOTE: Must be 21 to acquire a CDL valid for interstate travel.) Possess or acquire a valid Crane Operators Certification as required for this position. Must be able to perform all the essential functions required of the position with or without reasonable accommodations.

Preferred Qualifications
Qualified lineworker experienced in overhead and underground electrical systems. Knowledgeable in working energized high-voltage systems and underground fault locating equipment. Highly motivated self-starter with good written/oral communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills. The successful candidate must have a strong commitment to exceed the needs of the customer and grow the Company’s regulated and non-regulated businesses.

Additional Requirements
•Must be legally authorized to work in United States, no sponsorships considered.
•Subject to Pre-employment Drug Testing Policy and Background Check.
•Must successfully complete the applicable Apprenticeship Training Program.
•As required by ND state law, applicants are hereby notified that smoking is prohibited in and around MDU facilities and permissible only in designated areas.

Contact Information:
Apply online at jobs.mdu.com or fax completed application to 701-222-7821.
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