The City of Altoona is seeking qualified applicants for a specialized position of Lineman, Second Class, in the Electrical Section of the Public Works Department. Applicants must have some knowledge of the materials, methods, equipment, tools and instruments of the electrical trade; knowledge of the principles and practices of the electrical trade; and, knowledge of the hazards and necessary safety precautions related to the electrical trade. Applicants must have the ability to install, maintain and repair overhead wire and install underground cable; ability to follow proper methods, procedures and safety precautions of electrical work; ability to locate and determine causes of malfunctioning of overhead wire systems; ability to work at considerable heights on electric and/ or communication equipment; and, the ability to interpret and work from technical diagrams. Applicants must also possess a valid State driver's license and Class B CDL or have the ability to obtain a Class B CDL within six (6) months of employment; and, must pass a written examination designed to test electrical aptitude.
Please submit resume, letter of interest, and three references to: Human Resources Department City of Altoona 1301-12th Street, Suite 301 Altoona, PA 16601-3491
The City of Altoona Is An Equal Opportunity Employer.
Location/Region: Altoona, PA (US - 16601)