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Town Manager - Rate 1

Northwestern Energy
Malta, MT
  • Expired: April 14, 2022. Applications are no longer accepted.

NORTHWESTERN ENERGY INTERNAL/EXTERNAL POSTING: JOB REQUISITION #3662 POSTING DATES: April 13, 2022 through Open Until Filled Title Town Manager - Rate 1 (Must be certified Journeyman Lineman) Department/Division Distribution Operations Work Location Malta, MT Guidepost $53.72 per CBA Employment Status Regular Full-time Employment Physical Required Drug Test Required Background Check Required Relocation Benefit Negotiable Telecommuting None SUMMARY OF JOB DESCRIPTION The Town Manager is a Journeyman Lineman that provides electric services. They are responsible for overall service throughout their area. When services require additional personnel, they will coordinate and assist with the work as needed. DESCRIPTION OF ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS * All NorthWestern Energy employees are required to adhere to company safety standards and the Code of Business Conduct & Ethics * Ensure all actions are consistent with Northwestern Energy's values, mission, and strategic business objectives * Communicate verbally to maintain safety on worksite and during emergency situations * Troubleshoot power outages, utility concerns and power quality issues * Perform low or high-voltage electrical work and meter-related service work as needed * Perform sustained work at heights including on ladders and poles, and in buckets * Locate underground services * Delivery non pay notices and perform connects and disconnects for non-payment * Perform service temporary connects/disconnects at the customer's request * Install and remove overhead and underground lines * Frame, install, or replace poles * Perform rubber-gloving techniques to safely service high voltage lines and equipment * Repair street and company owned lighting * Set, check, replace, and remove meters to monitor electrical consumption * Interact with the public and help resolve customer-billing and community involvement * Complete documentation as required * Assume leadership role in response to emergency situations * Plan projects and direct crews to complete work in day to day and emergency situations * Work as a team member to safely and efficiently complete work activities * Assist in snow removal to maintain access to utility equipment * Shovel to dig or backfill trenches for underground services, setting poles, etc. * Work overtime including call out availability for evenings and weekends -especially in response to acute service needs * Respond from home to primary work location within 15 minutes * Lift and manipulate needed equipment weighing up to 75 pounds * Maintain company buildings and facilities at work locations, including shop upkeep and snow removal MARGINAL WORK FUNCTIONS * These functions may be considered essential based on location and other factors. Drive to job locations Adapt to changes as they are implemented * Operate and maintain electric substations and switchyards Read meters as needed * Organize equipment and perform regular and preventative maintenance GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS * High school diploma or equivalent * Journeyman Lineman * Valid Commercial driver's license and satisfactory driving record * First Aid/CPR Certification * Computer skills essential * Knowledge of applicable codes and safety policies/procedures * Demonstrate and maintain a good safety record * Willing to act as project foreman BENEFITS * 401K with company match up to 4% and non-elective contribution up to 7% * Heath Care and Wellbeing programs * including dental and vision for you and dependents, Health Savings Account (HSA), Health Care and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account (FSA) * Employee Assistance Program * Life insurance * Company paid basic life * Additional employee, spouse and child coverage available * Tuition reimbursement * Competitive pay with a dependable company * Scheduled performance based wage increases * Annual incentive opportunities * Paid company endorsed volunteer opportunities * Paid training * Paid time off starting day one * Paid holidays * Benefits may vary by position or as negotiated as part of a collective bargaining agreement. SELECTION PROCESS When considering applicants for this position, the selection process will take into consideration the needs of NorthWestern, including such factors as reorganization requirements, diversity opportunities, relocation requirements, employee development and job succession.

If any of the preceding language conflicts with the applicable bargaining unit agreements, the bargaining unit agreement will prevail. APPLICATION PROCEDURES External applicants should apply online at Internal applicants should apply online at iConnect. In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act, should you have a disability that requires assistance and/or reasonable accommodation with the job application process, please contact the Human Resources department via phone at 1-800-245-6977, or via email at NorthWestern Energy Human Resources Department Job #3662 3010 West 69th Street Sioux Falls, SD 57108 We are an equal opportunity employer.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information or any other protected class in accordance with applicable federal or state laws and statutes.

Northwestern Energy


Malta, MT
59538 USA


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