Eversource Energy Line Helper S-1 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts

Job Description Summary:

POSITION REQUIREMENTS: The successful candidate must meet the following qualifications: high school diploma or equivalent, pass the CAST test, possess a valid driver's license, and obtain/maintain a Commercial Driver's License (CDL). Individuals must be able to perform work assignments at the Line Mechanic level including transmission work, work emergency, and planned overtime when the need exists; acquire a basic knowledge of the Company Safety Manual; have the mechanical ability to use hand/power tools, and equipment pertinent to line construction and maintenance; and have the ability to climb and work on poles, ladders, and other elevated structures.

POSITION DESCRIPTION: Position will require working both indoors and outdoors, and at times under adverse weather conditions. Selected candidate must meet the physical requirements as required by medical placement examination(s); may be required to work a four, ten-hour day work schedule; will be designated a shift worker with Saturday as a work day; and must live within 30 minutes of the reporting location.

This is a Union position and qualified Local 455 WMECO employees will be given first consideration. This position is being posted internally and externally simultaneously.

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EEO Statement

Eversource Energy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability status, or protected veteran status.

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Who we are:

Eversource operates New England's largest utility system serving more than 3.6 million electric and natural gas customers in Connecticut, Massachusetts and New Hampshire. Eversource is dedicated to this region, as well as the people, energy and technology so vital to its security, stability and economic strength.

The tenets of our company mission are already embedded in the work we do every day: “One company, focused on delivering reliable energy and superior customer service.”

To accomplish that mission, “We will meet the highest expectations of customers, shareholders and regulators by working safely, providing reliable service and timely, accurate information and demonstrating inclusive, respectful, honest and ethical behavior.”

The aspirational goal of our mission is: “To be the region’s most respected energy provider.”