Duke Energy Distribution Line & Service Tech I (Southern Pines) in Aberdeen, North Carolina

Title: Distribution Line & Service Tech I (Southern Pines) Location: North Carolina-Aberdeen-DE Progress-Aberdeen(So Pi),NC (4006) Job Number: 137892

This position supports the operations process in providing and maintaining service to new and existing customers by learning a working knowledge of computer system, tools, equipment, and material. The position will be learning the day-to-day operations and specifications of the distribution system. In addition to normal work, position must be available to be on-call with a more experienced person as required and to work all hours as needed, day or night, weekends or holidays, to perform work required during planned outages or emergency situations. The position must learn to perform all duties in a safe manner and adhere to all Company safety rules and procedures.

Duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to the following:

Experienced climber Assist with construction, maintenance of the distribution system Demonstrate a basic understanding of overhead and underground insulate and isolate principles Familiar with and understand the electrical distribution system by completing the Line and Service Training modules Know, adhere to, and promote personal and work group safety practices to prevent accidents and injuries Develops positive working relationships to effectively coordinate work activities Demonstrates effective oral and written communication skills Maintains accurate records and files Supports the company's goals and represents the company positively and professionally Complete all required craft training and development courses Working Conditions

Shift Work, Overtime, Weekend Work Frequent travel Work environment ranges from indoors to outside in varying degrees of heat and cold weather conditions Emergency situations may require working at night and in inclement weather Subject to confined spaces, (manholes, vaults, etc.)

Information provided by you, the applicant, in accordance with this job posting may be used, and, if applicable, your former employer(s) will be contacted for purposes of Duke Energy's safety performance history investigation. You have the right to review the information provided by your previous employer(s); the right to have errors in any collected information corrected in the event such information is incorrect, and the right to have your prior employer(s) re-send corrected information to Duke Energy. You also have the right to submit a rebuttal statement regarding any alleged erroneous information. In the event you have a DOT- regulated prior employment history and wish to review your previous employer-provided investigated information, you may submit a written request to Duke Energy either when: applying; or, if hired, no later than thirty (30) days after your start date with the Company; or within thirty (30) days of you having been notified that you will not be hired by Duke Energy. Duke Energy will provide you a response within five (5) business days of having received your written request. In the event Duke Energy has not yet received the requested information from your previous employer(s), the five (5) business day response time shall begin upon Duke Energy's receipt of the requested safety performance history. If you submit a request for your safety performance history but do not make arrangements to pick up or receive such requested records within thirty (30) days of Duke Energy making such information available to you, you waive your request. Qualifications: Basic/Required Qualifications:

High School diploma or equivalent Valid class A CDL Minimum of one year of direct distribution experience Desired Qualifications:

Experience working on secondary voltage Experience working with customers Understanding of overhead and underground Working knowledge of a work management system Know, adhere to, and demonstrate leadership in promoting personal and work group safety practices to prevent accidents and injuries. Demonstrate proficiency in constructing, maintaining, and operating the distribution system, and to ensure public safety and customer satisfaction

Clear written and oral communication skills Specific Requirements

DOT Certification DOT Physical Respirator Clearance This position contains a weight restriction of 275 pounds as an essential function of the job. The purpose of this restriction is to ensure that all weight rated equipment is used in an appropriate and safe manner within maximum allowed weight loading. Work schedule requires working various shifts as business needs arise Position has on-call responsibilities as scheduled and generally available at others times as needed, demonstrate the ability to work independently, and to work all hours as needed, day or night, weekends or holidays, and in all weather conditions to perform work required during planned and emergency outages Requires ability to travel and stay overnight to various locations and work extended hours to assist in major storm restoration Must live within 30 road miles of hiring operations center. Relocation is at the expense of the applicant. Duke Energy is an Equal Opportunity. Job: Energy Delivery