Duke Energy Lead Utility Crew in New Bern, North Carolina
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Responsible for a variety of activities associated with the installation and maintenance of distribution and transmission pipelines to include directing crew members.
Performs a variety of activities as Lead:
Coordinates work to be performed at the job site
Ensures safety procedures are followed
Ensures equipment and materials are operational and available to perform tasks
Prepare and submit reports
Inspects work of contractors
Demonstrates proper procedures to crew members
Performs a variety of activities as working member of the Utility crew:
Displays the proper caution and traffic control signs
Locates line leaks and performs repairs
Performs tasks associated with annual valve survey and maintenance programs
Performs leak surveys
Fuse plastic pipe
Install leak clamps
Performs related functions to include:
Call-out for emergencies
Other duties as assigned and required
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Must possess a high school diploma or a GED; mechanical aptitude; basic math skills; effective communication and interpersonal skills; safety awareness; Commercial driver’s license (CDL); Previous related experience required.
Must work outdoors in adverse weather conditions; flexible work schedule; lifting up to 100 lbs; frequent bending, stooping, standing, digging, climbing; long periods of walking and standing; works on uneven terrain, many times with heavy vegetation; manual dexterity (hand/eye coordination); keen eyesight; good hearing; good sense of smell; comes in frequent contact with insects and animals.
Relocation Assistance Provided (as applicable)No
Visa Sponsored PositionNo
Posting Expiration Date
Thursday, June 20, 2019
All job postings expire at 12:01 AM on the posting expiration date.
Please note that in order to be considered for this position, you must possess all of the basic/required qualifications.
We are one of the largest electric power holding companies in the United States, supplying and delivering electricity to approximately 7.4 million U.S. customers. We have approximately 52,700 megawatts of electric generating capacity in the Carolinas, the Midwest and Florida – and natural gas distribution services serving more than 1.5 million customers in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee and the Carolinas. Our commercial and international businesses own and operate diverse power generation assets in North America and Latin America, including a portfolio of renewable energy assets.
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