at CITY OF MILFORD in Milford, Delaware, United States
Job Summary: Performs responsible technical and skilled work in the installation and
maintenance of electric power distribution systems.
The Electric Line Technician, Second Class shall be committed to the mission, vision and values
of the City and demonstrate such through ethical conduct, community stewardship, individual
initiative and responsive service. The Electric Line Technician, Second Class shall demonstrate
leadership, management and technical skills through effective communication and
collaboration, proper use of team resources, progressive decision- making, personal
accountability and responsibility.
Supervision Received: Work is performed under the general supervision of the Electric Line
Essential Job Functions:
An employee in this position may be called upon to do any or all of the following essential
A. Install, maintain and repair low and high voltage lines under the direction/supervision
of the Electric Line Supervisor.
B. Operate aerial tower and line truck.
C. Install transformer banks and wire up, both primary and secondary (under direct
D. Install, repair and replace cross arms, insulators, transformers, lightning arrestors, etc.
E. Make primary terminations from underground cables.
F. Perform required line work on energized and de energized circuits.
G. Install all types of switch gear on distribution system.
H. Tree trimming around power lines for line maintenance.
I. Work scheduled on call duties and assists with a variety of electrical emergency
problems; all live primary work will be supervised by a First Class Electric Line
Technician or above.
J. Install and maintain meters.
K. Performs other duties, within City departments, as assigned by management.
Essential Functions, Qualifications, & Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities (KSA) for Employment:
An employee in this class must have the following knowledge, skills, and abilities upon
Electric line installation and maintenance and the hazards encountered.
Communication- communicate effectively and tactfully with fellow employees and the
Time management- able to efficiently and safely complete work in a timely fashion.
Able to set poles, string wire and do related work.
Strength to perform manual work and physical stamina to withstand working under
adverse weather conditions.
Observe and comply with safety rules and regulations.
Able to follow oral and written instructions.
Must live within 30 minutes of the Public Works facility