Transmission Line Supervisor

San Francisco Public Utilities Commission | San Francisco

Salary Range: $111,332.00 - $135,304.00/year
Open Date: 10/11/2018
Close Date: 10/31/2018

Position Description

Position Description
Under direction, the Transmission Line Supervisor I (in class 7229) supervises a crew engaged in the construction, maintenance and repair of high voltage overhead transmission and distribution lines. The Transmission Line Supervisor I, is responsible for: interpreting and instructing staff on existing methods and procedures relative to transmission line construction and maintenance and repair activities; making contacts with other departmental personnel and the general public on line construction, maintenance and repair problems; gathering and preparing time and material reports on work performed.

Essential functions:

Lays out, assigns and supervises subordinate personnel engaged in construction, installation, maintenance and repair of high voltage overhead transmission lines and appurtenances
Assures that all safety precautions, tools and equipment are in use when necessary to perform maintenance and repair work on energized lines
Supervises the washing of insulators, the cleaning and painting of poles and transmission towers
Supervises the inspection and patrolling of transmission lines and clearance of right-of-way obstructions
Supervises the inspection of switchgear, transformers and other auxiliary equipment for proper operation and condition
Prepares records and reports of time worked, work performed and materials and supplies utilized on various projects
Assists in the development and advancement of subordinates through training and effective use of employee development programs
Nature of work requires considerable physical effort and manual dexterity with frequent exposure to inclement weather and serious accident hazards.

Position Qualifications

1. Six (6) years of journeyman level experience in the construction, maintenance and repair of overhead transmission systems, including two (2) years of supervisory experience.

Special Condition: Requires possession of class B California driver's license.

How to Apply
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Website: 525 Golden Gate Ave, 3rd Floor