BAE Systems Lineman in Radford, Virginia

Job Description

BAE Systems is recruiting for an experienced Lineman to join our facilities team at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant. As a Lineman you will have the following responsibilities:

Maintain, repair, replace, and inspect electric power transmission, distribution lines and communication lines.

Perform all phases of power line maintenance with a minimum degree of supervision.

Install, replace, repair or otherwise maintain transformers, switches, protective devices and other auxiliary equipment.

Test lines and component parts using various test instruments.

String wires; climb poles or work from aerial lifts or temporary structures.

May be required to dig holes, clear right-of-way, or perform other duties incident to line maintenance.

Perform routine general electrical maintenance as assigned.

Perform Root Cause Analysis/5 Why on significant mechanical breakdowns and equipment failures.

Perform equipment PM s per written specifications and recommend changes to PM job plans based on Root Cause Analysis performed and manufacturer recommendations.

Required Skills and Education

To be successful in this role you will need to have the following education & experience:

Must have high school diploma.

Minimum of 5 years of electrical line experience and maintenance of power distribution systems up to 69kv, or lineman certification.

Must have knowledge of High Voltage Terminations.

Must be able to use a computer and basic software applications.

Must have and maintain a valid state driver s license.

Preferred Skills and Education

Our ideal candidates will also have the following experiences:

CDL license preferred.

Familiar with digger truck operation.

Trained to perform hot work on energized lines.

Previous OSHA 30 hour certification.

About BAE Systems Platforms & Services

BAE Systems is a premier global defense and security company with approximately 90,000 employees delivering a full range of products and services for air, land and naval forces, as well as advanced electronics, security, information technology solutions and customer support and services. Platforms & Services designs, develops, produces, supports, maintains, modernizes and upgrades armored combat vehicles, wheeled vehicles, naval guns, surface ship combatants, commercial vessels, missile launchers, artillery systems, military ordnance, and protective wear and armor. Equal Opportunity Employer: Females/Minorities/Veterans/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Gender Expression

Lineman

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