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1000-Hour Electrical Apprentice (Seasonal)

Looking for hands-on experience with one of the best? Brookings Municipal Utilities is currently seeking two to four individuals to work 1,000-hour Electrical Apprentice positions starting in May or June 2013. These positions will work full-time hours up to 1,000 hours (approximately 6 months). This provides an opportunity for individuals to work side-by-side with experienced journeymen and gain experience in the electrical field. Hourly Wage: $15.50/hour Summary of Duties: Assist with the construction, maintenance and repair transmission and distribution power lines, distribution equipment and substations under direct supervision of the Electrical Foreman. Assists with the following duties: Constructs, maintains and repairs transmission and distribution power lines and substations and other electrical facilities and equipment. Constructs and maintains traffic signal lights and street lights. Installs electrical cable, transformers, insulators, switches, conduit, breakers and other electrical equipment. Strings and pulls electrical cable through ducts, splices cable according to specifications. Knowledge, Abilities, Skills: Prefer considerable knowledge of electrical theory, electrical systems, and equipment and mechanical aptitude. Excellent eye/hand coordination. Ability to operate power equipment and to read and interpret blueprints and schematics. Must possess a valid driver’s license and have or obtain a South Dakota CDL with air brakes license within 60 days of hire. Training and Experience: An acceptable combination of training in the functions of electrical power lines, electrical systems and the operation of equipment used in repairing or building electric power lines and electrical systems. Preference given to candidates that have or will complete a Powerline educational program by May 2014. New grads welcome to apply.

Position Details

Compensation: $15.50/Hour
Hours: Monday-Friday 8:00am - 5:00pm
Openings: 4
Close Date: 4/11/2014
Employee Start Date: 5/12/2014

Company Information

Company Name: Brookings Municipal Utilities
Address: 525 Western Ave Brookings, SD 57006
Phone: 605-692-6325
Fax: 605-697-8470

Contact Information

Contact Person: Human Resources, Human Resources Coordinator
Phone: 605-692-6325
Email: [email protected]

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