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Journeyman Linemen troubleshoot, maintain, and repair overhead distribution and transmission lines; string and maintain wire; install and maintain insulators, transformers, junction boxes and sockets; and supervise apprentices. Skills relevant to this position and found on example resumes include installing and maintaining power distribution lines, trimming trees, and performing regular maintenance on all equipment. Training to become a Journeyman Lineman is provided either through public or private trade schools, as is shown on sample resumes in the field.

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Journeyman Lineman

Performed daily maintenance and repair of high voltage electrical systems on Eglin AFB, FL and surrounding areas. Used leadership, teamwork, sound judgment and expertise to establish efficient processes that met inflexible organizational goals and timelines in challenging environments.

  • Served as Team Lead during restoration of power to base housing units after massive power outages caused by Hurricane Ivan.
  • Lead electrician on $1,000M airfield lighting renovation project, including installation, inspection, and implementation.
  • Coordinated the planning and inspection of overhead and underground power lines and equipment to ensure continuous power throughout the base.
  • Developed individual and team strategies to support simple, safe and effective electrical practices to ensure compliance with Air Force standards.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
BA
Business
MBA
Master of Business Administration
2

Journeyman Lineman

Installed, inspected, maintained, repaired and modified high and low voltage transmission and distribution electrical grid.

  • Provided electrical system support to 2,209 facilities and 22 Space Launch Complexes
  • Maintained interior, exterior, overhead and underground electrical distribution systems
  • Advised supervisors/engineers on defective system components and their impact on mission
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
HS
Technology
Civil Engineering
3

Journeyman Lineman

  • Performed all safety and construction requirements on overhead lines and equipment, including underground work, storm work and scheduled outages.
  • Participated in pre-job planning, offering suggestions for safety and performance.
  • Documented all time and materials as required.
  • Recognized on Job Performance Reports for workability, safety and job knowledge.
Candidate Info
8
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Welding
4

Journeyman Lineman

Started as a laborer and worked up to Journeyman Lineman.

  • Achieved certifications for climbing, Hot Line-Rubber Gloving training, Underground Electrical Troubleshooting, and more.
  • Completed Certified Apprenticeship program.
  • Manage a team and train others on regular basis.
  • Completed OSHA 10-hour Course.
  • Certified for CPR, First Aid, and AED.
  • Have acquired Class-A CDL.
  • Skilled in driving the various vehicles necessary for work.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
5

Journeyman Lineman

Worked on crews in Colorado and California performing such duties as smith pole change outs, re-conducting, stringing, sagging and substation re-routes on 69kv, 115kv and 230kv lines.

  • Hot stick work on energized 69kv and 115kv.
  • Set poles with the aid of helicopters.
  • Operate backhoe, crane, tensioner, tuggers, bulldozer, front end loaders, diggers, bucket trucks and associated line equipment.
  • Replace insulators using baker boards and/or ladders.
  • Install splices, dead-ends and sleeve out conductor.
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
6

Journeyman Lineman / Line Specialist Cable Technician

I was responsible for the operational needs and minor maintenance on CSU's distribution system. I worked with Planning and Engineering, Construction & Maintnance, and Distribution Control. I performed a wide variety of technical duties, and was responsible for ensuring safety compliance on job sites and was subject to stand by duty. As a Line Specialist Cable Technician I:

  • Assisting in the construction, maintenance and removal of underground and overhead power lines and equipment
  • Ensuring quality of work performed in compliance with standard operating policies
  • Performing clean up and safe handling of hazardous waste from system equipment
  • Performing Distribution and Transmission Switching to accommodate repairs and clearances
  • Setting up clearances and hotline holds for emergency power restoration
  • Ensuring compliance with safety regulations and work procedures
  • Reviewing technical documents and designs for accuracy
Candidate Info
27
years in
workforce
5
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
7

Overhead Journeyman Lineman

Obtained Journeyman classification on January 21, 2008

  • Safely able to glove 13.2kv and 4.8kv; and 33kv hot stick work
  • Cleaned and maintained tools, test equipment, and motor vehicle
  • Dig holes and trenches; install guy wire and sag-in conductors
  • Climbed poles and ladders; and mixed pole foam to enable equipment installation
  • Assist with the initiation of new overhead or underground services in single-phase, three-phase, double-circuit, energized or de-energized lines
  • Answered customers inquiries and complaints
  • Measured, cut, spliced, connected and installed wires and cables
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
8

Journeyman Lineman

Construct and maintain distribution and transmission electrical systems (de-energized and energized lines)

  • Locates, pulls, removes, splices and terminates cables
  • Training and supervision of apprentice linemen
  • Switches or reroutes electrical systems using proper sequencing and connections
  • Preparing materials for line construction
  • Training of Apprentices
  • Uses hand and power tools, climbs poles and towers, works at heights on poles/towers/aerial lifts, works with live circuits, climbs ladders, work in manholes and confined spaces
  • Operates line construction vehicles and equipment including wirepullers, bucket and boomtrucks, trenchers, backhoes and various hand tools.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AAS
Electrical Distribution Technology
BA
Operations Management
9

Journeyman Lineman

  • Responsible for entire base distribution which was 25% underground and 85% overhead.
  • Lead Lineman when it came to working on the high voltage 6.6 airfield lighting circuit and various runway equipment.
  • Oversaw contractor installing power lines on base for quality control.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
10

Journeyman Lineman

Crew Leader

  • Single phase and three phase underground switching
  • Installing new underground transformers, single phase and three phase - 120/240, 120/208, 277/480
  • Installing overhead transformers single phase and three phase 120/240, 120/208, 277/480
  • New pole line construction
  • Car pole accident and outage calls
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job

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