Electrical Line & Pole Setting Technician/Laborer
United Site Services
 Sun Valley, CA

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The Electrical Line Technician gets to 'spark' up the business by installing, repairing, and maintaining temporary power poles, lines, and generators for our customers. This is a highly hands-on role.


  • Perform installation/repair of temporary power poles.
  • Maintain/repair electrical power lines.
  • Maintain/repair generators.
  • Operate service truck to and from pre-designated work sites based on daily routing information.
  • Maintain telephone or radio contact with dispatch to receive additional instructions, changes to work locations, etc.
  • Maintain struck logs according to state and federal regulations.
  • Attend safety tailgates meetings/participate in training.
  • Follows all established safety rules & regulations.
  • Special projects as assigned by management.

In order to be successful at this job, here are some SKILLS you should have:

  • Customer Service
  • Safety Focused
  • Teamwork
  • Time Management
  • Organization
  • Communications
  • Decision Making and Problem Solving


  • You are regularly exposed to outside weather conditions (in some cases extreme heat/cold), moving mechanical parts, fumes or airborne particles.
  • You are regularly exposed to various electrical conditions that require strict adherence to safety procedures (electrical shock, falls, cuts, etc.)
  • High School diploma or general education degree (GED) and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Minimum 3-years experience as a journeyman electrician
  • Valid Driver License (Commercial Driver's license with endorsements -- tank and air brake) and proof of current automobile insurance.
  • Thorough knowledge of the practices, methods, equipment, materials, and tools of the electrical trade.
  • Thorough knowledge of the occupational hazards and safety precautions of the work.
  • Skill in the use and care of all hand and shop tools and equipment of the electrician's trade.