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First Class Lineman

South River EMC is hiring two full-time first class lineman positions. The ideal candidate must be able to perform and achieve effective field operations in building, maintaining, and repairing overhead and underground power distribution lines/facilities within the scope of his/her training and certification in a safe and efficient manner within accepted operations standards. All South River EMC employees are expected to provide efficient, accurate and courteous service in a professional manner on a day-to-day basis. The ideal candidates will gain knowledge of all aspects of equipment installation, maintenance of equipment, poletop and bucket truck techniques, among other things.

This position is at either the Dunn or Fayetteville office -- depending on need. The employee can anticipate working a 40 hour work week and expect to work during inclement weather conditions and during major storms.

Click on the link below to see the complete job listing including all requirements of the position.

First Class Lineman

For more information contact Human Resources at or 910.892.8071.

Return completed application, forms, resume, cover letter and three references by 5 p.m. Friday, December 8, 2017.

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South River EMC does not accept unsolicited applications or resumes. When positions become available, they are posted with the North Carolina Employment Security Commission and on their Web site. We encourage you to periodically check the NC ESC site to see if there are any available positions. If you are specifically interested in a job at a cooperative, please visit the Touchstone Energy careers section to find jobs at Touchstone Energy cooperatives across the country.


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