PowerSouth Energy Cooperative
SERVICE TECHNICIAN - CHIPLEY
PowerSouth Energy Cooperative, an electric generation and transmission cooperative serving Alabama and Northwest Florida, is seeking a Service Technician for the Transmission O&M Department at the Chipley District in Graceville, Florida. This position is responsible for performing maintenance and construction of transmission lines and also for performing inspection and general care of substation facilities. Candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Candidate must be able to demonstrate a potential for success in the Service Technician Training program by qualifying on an aptitude-based placement exercise and a behaviorally-based structured interview. Candidate must have the ability to climb transmission structures and perform tasks while at these heights. The candidate must demonstrate the ability to climb during the probationary period. Candidate must be capable of being put on PowerSouth's switching list within twenty-four (24) months and must have a valid driver's license. Candidate must be able to obtain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within eighteen (18) months of employment (must be 21 years of age to obtain CDL).
Employment is subject to a negative drug test, background check and completion of a comprehensive application for employment. PowerSouth offers a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits program.
Interested candidates who meet these requirements should apply on PowerSouth's website at www.powersouth.com/careers by July 6, 2020.
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