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Omaha Public Power District locationElkhorn, NE
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Description

Responsibilities

 

***OPPD is very aware of the potential risks of COVID-19 and are evaluating all necessary precautions. With that, we are limiting travel and face to face interviews until further notice, so please expect some delays in processing of your application of interest.***

OPPDs T&D Operations Department is looking for candidates to assist in the construction, maintenance, and operation of District underground distribution system equipment and facilities in manner that ensures a high level of customer service, system reliability, and employee safety. 

Specific responsibilites of the Laborer role include:

Under supervision, support T&D Operations by assisting with shop and tool room activities, making material and tool deliveries to jobsites and by assisting with construction and maintenance activities related to the District's underground electrical distribution facilities.

  • Assists Service Center in activities including assisting crews with job-site activities, cleaning of job sites, receipt and validation of materials for delivery to job sites, material and tool deliveries, transferring vehicles and equipment, general facility and grounds housekeeping. 
  • Assists the Service Center Working Shop Crew Leader with rubber goods program, grounds testing, minor repair of district tools, deliveries and other assigned duties.
  • Assist in construction and maintenance of underground electrical distribution facilities including vaults, manholes, ductlines, etc.
  • Assist in installing and replacing underground cable and related equipment including digging holds, trenching, boring, pulling in cable, tamping, concrete form construction and placing concrete.
  • Assist in installing underground house services, re-routing underground service cable for customers, repairing service cable faults, repairing streetlights dead-at-base, and installing, removing, and repairing underground streetlight cables.

Qualifications

 

Required:

  • Must hold a high school diploma or equivalent GED.
  • Must have above average mechanical knowledge and interest
  • Must possess a valid Commercial Driver's license class A.
  • Must have prior construction experience required with an emphasis on excavation or electrical construction.

Desired:

  • College credits in math or technical trades. 

Closing Statement

 

Step 1 $24.40

At Omaha Public Power District, we're passionate about three things: power, the people who make it, and the people who rely on it.

WE ARE: Where the Light Starts. OPPD is the 12th largest public power utility in the U.S., serving over 850,000 people across 5,000 square miles and 13 counties.

WE'RE COMMITTED TO: Each other and the people we serve. This commitment drives us. We're dedicated to providing our communities with affordable, reliable, and environmentally sensitive energy services today, tomorrow, and well into the future.

OUR JOB: Has real impact - on people's lives, on the environment, and on the future of energy. We're always looking for bright, capable people who want an opportunity to lead from where you are”wherever you are” and know that your ideas will be heard. If you want to be a source of real, positive change for the community and the people who live in this region, then working for a company acknowledged for caring about these same things is likely a priority for you as well. Please read on to learn more about how we provide power with a purpose.

Org Marketing Statement

 

EOE:  Protected Veterans/Disability

How To Apply

 

Apply online at www.oppd.com on or before March 2, 2021.

Recruiter: Athena Roberson, asroberson@oppd.com

**PLEASE NOTE** - Your application has not been submitted unless you have applied for a specific requisition.  If you have not chosen a specific opening, your application will remain in DRAFT form and will not be viewed by our Human Capital staff.

***OPPD is very aware of the potential risks of COVID-19 and are evaluating all necessary precautions. With that, we are limiting travel and face to face interviews until further notice, so please expect some delays in processing of your application of interest.***


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