Department: Department Of Energy
Agency: Southwestern Power Administration
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Jonesboro, AR, USView Map
All U.S. Citizens
This position is also advertised to status candidates as a Merit Promotion announcement, vacancy # SWPA-13-MP-0006. Department of Energy status employees only.
Southwestern Power Administration offers career opportunities in the highly energized electric utility industry. We market federally produced hydropower from 24 U.S. Army Corps of Engineers multipurpose dams in Arkansas, Kansas, Louisiana, Missouri, Oklahoma and Texas.
We operate and maintain 1,380 miles of high-voltage transmission lines, substations and a communications system that includes microwave, VHF radio, and state of the art fiber optics. Our offices are located in Gore, Oklahoma, Jonesboro, Arkansas, Springfield, Missouri, and Tulsa, Oklahoma.
A successful candidate in this position will individually, or with the assistance of other linemen, line equipment operators, a equipment operators, perform maintenance and construction work in the erection and repair of high-voltage transmission power lines and related equipment
- This position may require frequent overnight travel.
- Hold and maintain a Class A Commercial Driver's License
- Pre-employment physical examination required
- Subject to initial and random drug testing.