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MidAmerican Energy Company Line Mechanic Intern - Electric Delivery in Humboldt, Iowa

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities (Essential Job Function)

Under general supervision performs a variety of labor type duties as a helper to higher level occupations engaged in various phases of electric, distribution, transmission and other utility work.

Typical Duties

Performs all work in a safe manner. Complies with all applicable safety rules, regulations and procedures. Performs all work that they are qualified and trained to do in a manner to protect themselves, their fellow employees and the public from injury.Hand digs trenches and other excavations. Hand backfills and hand tamps. Uses hand equipment such as tampers, paving breakers, moles, etc.

Assists the crew members in the operation of utility machine ry, inclusive of plows, trenchers, backhoes, etc.

Cleans and maintains trucks, mechanized equipment , pole yards, and substation yards.

Assists qualified employees in installing electric utilities.

Performs general cleaning duties includ ing cleaning trucks, equipment and facilities.

Works on de-energized electrical equipment.

Works on energized secondary voltage equipment utilizing rubber gloves only while working in conjunction with a journeyman line mechanic.

Climbs poles with all equipment de-energized.

Other duties as assigned in conjunction with the work being performed by the crew.

Valid Driver's license

Demonstrated proficiency at climbing poles

Must currently be enrolled in a 1 year or longer line school that requires an internship to meet graduation requirements.

Non-DOT drug testing

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position, with or without accomodation.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

Job: *Electric Distribution/Service

Organization: *Electric Delivery

Title: Line Mechanic Intern - Electric Delivery

Location: IA-Humboldt

Requisition ID: 2100337

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