Distribution Journeyman Lineman - Lancaster
Company: Southern California Edison
Posted on: November 23, 2022
**Shape your future. Create a Better Tomorrow.**
At Southern California Edison, we're modernizing the electric grid
to support California's transition to a cleaner and sustainable
future. We have a bold mission to create a cleaner, healthier, more
prosperous California. Achieving that dream takes a diverse team of
skilled trade and craft specialists. Safety is our top priority and
is key in everything we do. That's why we need **Distribution
Journeyman Lineman** who have a pioneering spirit. SCE is a place
where you can grow personally and professionally while enriching
the quality of life for almost every resident and business in
Southern California. We're industry leaders and professionals
passionate about high performance for our customers and each
As a **Distribution Journeyman Lineman,** you will be in the
Distribution organization that's responsible for installing,
removing, maintaining, and repairing overhead and underground
distribution and communication systems.
**A day in the life - Get ready to think big, work smart and shine
+ Installs, removes, maintains, and repairs overhead and
underground distribution and communication systems.
+ Installs and removes equipment such as poles, cross arms, towers,
enclosures, ducts and piping and electrical or other apparatus such
as transformers, switches, capacitors, pot heads, protective
devices, cooling or insulating equipment, emergency gear and
automatic cooling or insulating equipment, emergency gear and
+ Installs, removes, splices, bonds, terminates, and tests
conductor and cable, except paper insulated lead cable.
+ Connects, tests, adjusts, repairs, and maintains electrical
equipment and apparatus.
+ Using precautionary procedures, necessary tools, and safety
equipment to work on or near energized lines or equipment.
+ Operating test equipment such as amp, volt or ohm meters, phasing
and cable test sets, fault finders, and cable locators.
+ Operating construction vehicles (up to 1,200 lbs.) in addition to
vehicle auxiliaries and other powered equipment.
+ You will be working with others, collaborating, instructing, and
directing apprentices and helpers.
+ Maintaining a safety "own it" mindset where you choose to be safe
for what and who you value.
+ Certified Journeyman Lineman and possess a Journeyman Lineman
+ Weigh less than 285 pounds. This is due to the weight
restrictions of safety equipment used by our linemen.
+ Valid Class A motor vehicle operator's license.
+ Experience working with utility poles (including ascending and
+ Experience as a Distribution or Transmission Journeyman
+ Skills in electrical utility construction methods and standards,
overhead and underground materials, use of hand or power tools, and
operation of construction equipment.
+ Experience using Fall Restraint Equipment (FRE) that includes an
ANSI or OSHA approved climbing belt with a secondary safety.
+ Knowing the fundamentals of electricity, electrical circuitry,
and operation of electrical equipment.
+ Applied mechanical principles to rigging and the operation of
tools and equipment, test instruments and procedures, accident
prevention rules, and safe work practice.
+ Dedication to working safely and skillfully.
+ Great at following instructions given in written, oral, or
+ Appreciate adventurous work environments where you can climb
poles and structures high off the ground or way down low in teeny
tiny vault spaces.
+ Experience with State General Orders 95 and 128.
+ Ability to collaborate and work well with others. Enjoy rolling
up the sleeves to perform various types of line work in numerous
types of climates.
+ CPR certification from Red Cross or American Heart
**You should know ...**
+ This position's work mode is **On-site** . The employee will
report to an SCE facility or in the field location. Further details
of this work mode will be discussed at the interview stage.
+ Visit our Candidate Resource page
get meaningful information related to benefits, perks, resources,
testing information, hiring process, and more!
+ Pre-employment Testing - You may be invited to take some tests as
part of the selection process via email. We've created an
information guide designed to help you know what to expect. We
encouraged you to review these tests by referencing Edison
Individual Contributor Workstyles (Test 8203) and Lineman Physical
Performance (Test 4016) at Link to Information Guides
. If you have previously passed them, you may not need to
+ Candidates must be available for physical testing at any of the
following locations in California: Chino, Westminster, Tulare, and
+ This position is a DOT (Department of Transportation) covered
classification and is subject to random drug and/or alcohol
+ Candidates for this position must be legally authorized to work
directly as employees for any employer in the United States without
+ Relocation may apply to this position.
+ Flexibility to work overtime including weekends and holidays.
The people at SCE don't just keep the lights on. Our mission is so
much bigger. We're fueling the kind of innovation that's changing
an entire industry, and quite possibly the planet. Join us and
create a future with cleaner energy, while providing our customers
with the safety and reliability they demand. At SCE, you'll have a
chance to grow personally and professionally, making a real impact
in Southern California and around the world.
At SCE, we celebrate our differences. We are a proud Equal
Opportunity Employer and will not discriminate based on race,
color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national
origin, age, disability, protected veteran status or any other
We are committed to ensuring that individuals with disabilities are
provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job
application or interview process, to perform essential job
functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of
employment. Please contact us to request accommodations at (833)
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