The Town of Concord is currently seeking an experienced Lineworker – Grade 1. The successful candidate will provide field services related to installation, repair and maintenance of the Town’s overhead and underground transmission/distribution system. Must possess the ability to work at heights and in confined spaces, ability to follow established safety protocols in all aspects of the job and excellent communication & customer service skills; thorough job knowledge of utility construction techniques and of the methods, materials, and tools used in electrical construction and maintenance work; thorough knowledge of the principles of electrical theory as applied to electrical circuits and wiring systems and ability to apply this knowledge to work situations; ability to read and comprehend construction drawings.
Requires equivalent to HS diploma, completion of apprenticeship program & minimum of 4 years of progressively responsible related electric line experience. Must possess Class A Massachusetts CDL License as well as Class 1B, & 2A or 2B Hoisting License. Drug/alcohol screening is a condition of employment. Full salary range $55.75 – $60.37 per hour; starting pay will depend on qualifications.
Applications will continue to be accepted until filled. All applications will be reviewed and the most highly qualified candidates will be invited to one or more interviews and/or other assessments. Applicants will be notified of their standing in the process as soon as a decision has been made regarding their individual application.
The Town reserves the right to modify the application deadline, and/or to accept applications after the deadline, to best serve the interest of the community.
Appointment of the final candidate will be contingent upon the results of pre-placement conditions including criminal and motor vehicle record checks, a physical exam, and a drug screening. Costs for these pre-placement requirements will be borne by the Town.
The Town of Concord, MA is an EEO Employer. We value diversity and welcome candidates of all backgrounds to apply.