Alliant Energy Lead Line Technician in Spring Green, Wisconsin

3968BRJob Responsibilities:

  • Supervises work on right-of-way, structures, conductors, transformers (overhead and underground), plants, substations and auxiliary equipment.

  • Acts as a role model in attitude, safety, productivity, emergency response, and good business judgment.

  • Coaches employees on their performance on these aspects of the job.

  • Supervises the erection and guying of poles.

  • Climbs poles and works with tools for the purpose of construction and maintenance of electric lines and other properties as required.

  • Supervises the placing of all auxiliary equipment.

  • Assures employee compliance with Safety Rules, Operating Practices, Construction Standards and Accounting Procedures.

  • Instructs the crew in safe work methods.

  • Supervises installation and connection of transformers and other line apparatus.

  • Provides proper clearances for safety and good service.

  • Supervises installation, splicing and securing of conductors.

  • Installs and removes meters; oversees the proper installation of services.

  • Maintains records pertaining to apprentice training.

  • Contacts the public in connection with line work.

  • Moves heavy objects.

  • Requisitions, receives and issues material.

  • Keeps records, prepares reports.

  • Performs other duties which are similar, related or incidental to this position.

Working Conditions -

Varied outdoor work, sometimes under disagreeable weather conditions, at hours conforming with the Union Agreement, a lead line technician \"may be required to do work, except where such work by the lead line technician would interfere with proper supervision of the job and the safety of the employees. In emergencies, the above restrictions may be modified to suit the needs that the emergency creates.\"Requisition ID:3968BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Spring Green, WI Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:We have an excellent opportunity for an experienced journey Line Technician who is ready for advancement!

Alliant Energy is looking for a Lead Line Technician to serve the Spring Green, WI district and support neighboring rural communities. We are looking for a team player, hardworking self-starter with excellent communication skills and the natural ability to lead. As a Lead Line Technician, your main focus will be to provide ridection and support to your crew, through mentoring and training.

Our crews are made up of experienced leads, journeymen and apprentices, are supported by strong leadership and have a trusted commitment to safety and ethics. We have a dedicated safety team that supports our crews and each employee is provided training and development to succeed, empowering them to grow and advance. Alliant Energy offers excellent benefits and competitive pay, starting close to $47/hour.

The core schedule for this position is Monday- Friday (7:00am- 3:30pm) and is responsible for taking after-hours emergency calls, responding to outages and trouble calls on the distribution system and customer services. As an emergency responder, the selected candidate will be required to live or relocate within 20 minutes of the Spring Green office.

Alliant Energy is dedicated to its employees and customers. Line workers play a vital role in our ability to deliver reliable service to our customers - keeping the lights on, businesses running and homes warm. Serving our communities is a privlidge and responsibility that we take very seriously, as we know families and businesses depend on us.

Be a part of something your neighbors and communities depend on! Apply for this rewarding opportunity today at Job Category:Line Maintenance/Technician Job Qualifications:

  • Two years' experience working on energized lines as a line technician.

  • Familiarity with A.C. theory and fundamentals of electricity and with testing apparatus, and live line maintenance tools.

  • Thorough knowledge of the Company Safety Rules and Operating Practices and requirements of the State Electrical Code as it relates to line construction and maintenance.

  • Thorough knowledge of the company's standards of line construction and tree trimming.

  • Understanding of work order procedures and allocation of charges.

  • Ability to make understandable sketch maps and to read maps and blueprints.

  • Ability to make repairs and adjustments on motors, transformers, and other electrical equipment.

  • Ability to supervise others and to deal with the public, sensitivity to public opinion and property-owners' rights.

  • Demonstrated ability as a leader in attitude, safety, productivity, and good business judgment, emergency response, and other competencies as outlined in the Lead Line Technician expectations. Individuals selected for this position will have previously demonstrated these competencies as a journeyman.

  • Possession of a valid driver's license; ability to maintain a Commercial Driver’s License.

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job.

  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse work group.


This position is covered by the Department of Transportation regulations on drug/alcohol testing (CFR 49, Parts 40 and 382), and is subject to drug/alcohol testing according to said regulations.

We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer M/F/Disabled/Protected Veteran.

Disclaimer: The above information on this posting has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.Posting Title:Lead Line Technician