Dominion is Hiring GROUNDMEN/ LINESMEN
The successful candidate will be exposed to the many facets of construction, operation and maintenance of the Electrical Distribution System. If you enjoy the variety of challenging work outside of an office and want to develop communication, technical and mechanical abilities, the Groundman position may be an excellent starting point for a career with Dominion. More specifically, the successful candidate will develop skills to prepare themselves for potential advancement in Line-work, Substation, Design or Dispatch areas. As a Groundman, the majority of the work is performed outdoors in all types of weather conditions and is considered “heavy labor”. Specific Groundman functions include but are not limited to the following activities:
Providing tools, materials and supplies to journeyman linemen
Ensuring safety rules and regulations are observed on the worksite
Driving trucks and ensuring they are properly stocked and maintained
Preparing the equipment and worksite for effective completion of assignments
Operating various types of equipment used in the construction process (diggers, aerial devices, etc.)
The selected candidate must be 18 years of age at the time of application, must obtain a Class A CDL learner’s permit within 1 month of employment and a CDL prior to 6 months of employment. Due to weight limits on equipment, weight restriction of 290 pounds applies.
We have multiple vacancies in Alexandria, Springfield, Fairfax, Herndon, Warrenton, Fredericksburg, Leesburg and Woodbridge District offices.
The starting pay rate will be $23.38 an hour with an additional 10% per hour Wage Supplement for Alexandria, Springfield, Fairfax & Herndon for a total of $25.71 per hour and a 5% per hour Wage Supplement for Leesburg & Woodbridge for a total of $ $24.54 per hour.
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