SMUD Careers – Line Inspector I

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Job Description:

Performs high voltage line inspection work requiring knowledge of construction standards and work procedures including GO95 128 & 165. Ensures job site safety.  Performs a variety of skilled and semi-skilled tasks in the construction, maintenance, repair and inspection of the District’s transmission and distribution systems.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Performs construction reviews of design documents and provides estimates for field changes.
  • Prepares job site records and progress reports.
  • Ensures technical adequacy of construction methods and techniques.
  • Document site as built conditions.
  • Work as qualified electrical worker to access energized equipment, analyze schematic diagrams, blue lining wiring diagrams, schedule and apply for clearances, perform primary switching, etc.
  • Performs work on lines energized @ 120V through 21 KV; tests on high voltage circuits; environmental clean-up and transports hazardous material
  • Installs/removes/terminates/splices  various types of cable; streetlight equipment; work site protection devices; residential and commercial meters; various excavations; overhead & underground residential & commercial services
  • Connects transformers
  • Assists electricians in wiring electric substations
  • Assists cable splicers in network underground systems.

Job Requirements:

  • Must possess the same knowledge, skills, experience, etc. as an Lineman/Woman as well as completion of an approved Lineman/Woman Apprentice program including three years climbing experience in overhead electrical distribution work;
  • Possess and maintain a valid California Driver’s License and satisfactory driving record; Reside in a location close enough to their reporting headquarters to allow a reasonable response time from residence under normal driving conditions within posted speed limits;
  • Work overtime and emergencies; Be “On Call” and respond immediately to emergency call-outs; Work special schedules as required.

Job Details:

Company: SMUD

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Functions: Management

Job Location: San Francisco, CA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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