Journeyman Lineman Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
, , 100 Montgomery St. 10th Floor

Proficient line worker comfortable working with both energized and de-energized lines. Proven skills in working at heights, managing heavy loads and operating equipment such as [Equipment]. Current [State] [Type] license with strong safety record. Well-versed in handling tasks such as pole replacements and reconducting with little oversight. Skilled at building circuits, replacing hardware and installing transformers. Effective at managing daily line work and emergency call-outs in all types of environments. Experienced with skills such as sagging, guying, and tower erection. Dependable, hardworking and safety-focused. Dependable individual boasting a background working with electrical systems and following all instructions from the supervisor. A bilingual Groundman lifting heavy items, working indoors and outdoors in all sorts of weather conditions and assisting crews. Dependable individual with excellent skills in connecting wires and transformers as required. Bilingual Lineman always willing to assist in emergency and outage situations and considered highly energetic and hardworking. Safety-minded Lineman with more than [Number] years of operating power equipment such as hydraulic aerial lifts and compressors. Focused employee promoting a background in performing aerial and underground line construction. Ready for a new position where attention to detail and exceptional communication can be utilized. Focused Groundman proudly offering a strong work ethic and a great attendance record. An adaptable employee willing to follow instructions to ensure safety and committed to maintaining equipment. Known for assisting others whenever needed. Safety-oriented Groundman with more than [Number] years of experience assisting crew members with hoisting and rigging and power tool operations. A dedicated employee offering skills in loading and unloading trucks and maintaining work vehicles. Ready for a new position where attention to detail and exceptional communication can be utilized. Motivated professional offering [Degree] in [Area of study]. Adds value to any organization in need of great collaboration, interpersonal, and multitasking abilities. Meets tight deadlines every time. Flexible hard worker ready to learn and contribute to team success.

  • Underground and overhead distribution
  • Pole setting
  • Hand and power tools
  • Installation point access
  • Safety meetings
  • Company radio usage
  • Electrical power line maintenance
  • Crew assistance
  • Heavy lifting
  • Construction principles
  • Effective customer communication
Education and Training
Chesapeake College Wye Mills, MD Expected in 09/2003 Associate of Arts : General Studies - GPA :
Mars Hill University Mars Hill, NC Expected in 12/2007 Bachelor of Science : Physical Education/Sport Management - GPA :
Northwestern Energy - Journeyman Lineman
Mitchell, SD, 03/2013 - Current
  • Performed work on both dead and energized lines of different voltages.
  • Worked quickly and safely to maintain and reconduct lines.
  • Attached transformers to poles and connected to power lines.
  • Replaced transmission poles and associated hardware with new equipment.
  • Completed resagging on older or improperly installed lines.
  • Adhered to safety requirements and maintained stellar record with [Number] incidents in [Timeframe].
  • Assisted in various capacities during construction, repair and maintenance of electrical lines.
  • Helped out by participating in extra shifts when emergencies or outages required additional assistance in adverse weather conditions.
  • Participated in all company meetings and workshops on safety to learn different techniques that could alleviate accidents.
  • Handled repair work for overhead and underground electrical power lines.
  • Assessed job sites for cleanliness and organization and loaded trucks with materials at completion of shift.
  • Maintained safety and high quality of workmanship by following company standards and procedures and complying with legal regulations.
  • Trained others with less experience and supported and participated in growth of co-workers and company.
  • Opened switches and attached grounding devices to remove electrical hazards from disturbed or fallen lines or to facilitate repairs.
  • Identified defective sectionalizing devices, circuit breakers, fuses, voltage regulators, transformers, switches, relays or wiring using wiring diagrams and electrical-testing instruments.
  • Operated multiple machines, including bucket trucks, lashers, core machines and powered hand tools safely and efficiently.
  • Adhered to strict federal and corporate rules to promote overall safety of all workers and members of public.
Chesapeake Community College - Orientation Assistant
City, STATE, -
  • Delivered [Timeframe] orientation program covering [Type] and [Type] topics for upwards of [Number] employees.
  • Educated students on culture of institution, safety practices and ways to resolve conflicts to promote self-reliance.
  • Gave daily tours of campus for prospective students and families, pointing out buildings and detailing student life and activities.
Defense Acquisition University - Orientation Advisor
City, STATE, -
  • Supported onboarding of new employees by hosting orientation sessions.
  • Conducted orientation sessions to introduce new members to facility processes and explain rules.
  • Mentored students on successful strategies for integrating into college life.
  • Educated students on culture of institution, safety practices and ways to resolve conflicts to promote self-reliance.
  • Worked with outside departments and offices to resolve student concerns.
  • Supported registration processes with technical assistance and troubleshooting.
Additional Information

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School Attended
  • Chesapeake College
  • Mars Hill University
Job Titles Held:
  • Journeyman Lineman
  • Orientation Assistant
  • Orientation Advisor
  • Associate of Arts
  • Bachelor of Science