Substation Groundman

CW Wright Construction Company, LLC.
Parkville, MD
Feb 18, 2021
Feb 24, 2021
Accountant, IT
Specialty Trades
Full Time
Company Description CW Wright Construction Company is a leading provider of high quality turnkey transmission, substation, distribution and solar facility construction services for electric utilities in the Mid-Atlantic, Northeast, Southeast and Midwest regions of the United States. Our expertise comprises all aspects of utility work including: overhead, underground, transmission, telephone special hotline construction, substations, cable splicing, foundations, horizontal and directional boring, and right-of-way clearing. Job Description Becoming a Groundman is the first step in starting your career as an electrical worker! You will work with the construction, maintenance, and repair of electrical utility systems. This position works at various locations and may also be required to travel to another state, depending on customer demands. You will concentrate on learning safety procedures, making up material, stocking trucks and assisting other crew members. A desire to learn the skills of a Lineman is essential. Previous construction experience and CDL is a plus or have the ability to obtain CDL. Responsibilities * Provide assistance to the crew in completion of their duties * Learn the basic materials and equipment used in line construction * Learn about safety procedures and work area protection * Maintain cleanliness of the job site and equipment * Other duties and responsibilities as assigned by supervisors Physical Standards Required physical abilities to climb, bend, stoop, kneel, crouch, reach, stand, walk, push, pull, lift, finger dexterity, grasp, and repetitive motions. Must be able to routinely lift objects under 10 pounds; occasionally lift objects from 10-25 pounds, infrequently lift objects from 25 30 pounds and infrequently lift object over 50 pounds. Environmental Conditions Work is performed outside and includes being exposed to extreme cold, extreme heat, inclement weather, noise, mechanical hazards, electrical hazards, darkness and occasional poor lighting conditions. Qualifications EDUCATION, SKILLS, AND EXPERIENCE NEEDED: * General knowledge of electrical theory. * High school diploma or recognized equivalent. * Possess a commitment to working safely. * Must be willing to travel at any time, work overtime, and storm work. * Highly motivated self-starter with desire to continue learning. The above job description is meant to describe the general nature and level of work to be performed; it is not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required for the position. Any offer of employment is conditional upon the successful passing of a background check and drug screen. Additional Information All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines. CW Wright is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. CW Wright will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law.

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