Apprentice

Location: TN, VA & MI

Job Type: Full-Time, up to 60hrs/week

About Wolf Line Construction 

Wolf Line Construction operates in partnership with its clients to provide fiber optic and energized space installations throughout the U.S. Wolf Line Construction will leverage its combined experience, industry expertise/relationships, committed team, and network of line work professionals to appropriately resource and execute works for its clients. 

Job Description 

The Apprentice will assist the Lineman in various aspects of line installation and construction of fiber optic cable. Duties performed aerial work, to include bucket truck operation and climbing of wood poles. Pushing, pulling, lifting and positioning of tools, equipment and materials in excess of 50 pounds. Knowledgeable and experienced in working in close proximity to energized power lines, basic knowledge of occupational hazards, and proper safety precautions.                                                           

Responsibilities

  • Assist line crew as needed

  • Operate various hand tools i.e., drills, hammers, etc.

  • Bucket truck operation

  • Wood pole climbing, aerial work

  • Stringing, sagging and clipping of ADSS

  • Manage materials

  • Notify customers of impending service disruption while power lines are under construction

  • Clears undergrowth of right-of-way using hand tools or saws

  • Perform general cleanup of work area

  • Drive and operate bucket truck

Skills

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills

  • Distribution operation, construction and maintenance knowledge

  • Proficient in climbing wood poles

  • Ethical Conduct

  • Work efficiently and safely

  • Organizational Skills

  • Personal Effectiveness/Credibility

  • Must be able to meet physical demands of the position

  • Safe responsible operation of company vehicle

  • Technical Capacity

  • High school diploma or GED

  • Clean driving record

Salary & Benefits

  • Wolf Line Construction offers competitive wages, 401K, health insurance, dental, vision and performance bonus

Work Environment

Work environment is dictated by weather. There is potential for extremely hot or cold temperatures, work outdoors in snow or rain.

Physical Demands

This position requires standing and walking for long periods of time. Must be able to lift up to 50lbs. Must be able to crawl and bend to get into tight spaces.  Requires working in and around heights as there is work in bucket truck and/or climbing of poles,

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.

Wolf Line Construction (“WLC”) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant because of race, creed, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, national origin, disability, age, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, pregnancy or related condition (including breastfeeding), or any other basis protected by law.

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.