First Class or Second Class Line Technician or Groundsman
(Journeyman or Journeyman Trainee Line Technician or Groundsman)
The City of Martinsville is seeking a skilled technician to work in the Electric Utility Field. Position involves installation and maintenance of high voltage overhead and underground utility distribution lines. Duties include operating line and bucket trucks, digging holes and setting poles. Subject to call back duty and after hours work schedules on a rotating shift.
High school diploma or G.E.D is required and experience as first class or second class line technician or groundsman (journeyman or journeyman trainee or groundsman) is preferred. Must be physically able to climb 35-90 ft poles, work among high tension wire, lift up to 100 lbs and work under adverse weather conditions. Pre-employment drug test and background check required. Must be willing to live within a 30 minute response time. A Commercial Drivers License is required or must be obtained within 6 months of employment.
Salary DOQ. A required city application can be obtained at the City?s Human Resources Office (Room 218), Municipal Bldg., 55 W. Church St. (PO Box 1112), or by visiting the City?s website at www.martinsville-va.gov. Deadline for applications is Friday, April 18, 2014 at 5:00 PM.
The City of Martinsville is an Equal Opportunity Employer