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Line Operator 1/C

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Job Title: Line Operator 1/C
Location: White Springs, FL, South United States, USA
Company: Nutrien Ltd.
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Chemical, Pesticide and Fertilizer
Career Type: Operator/General Laborer
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: Competitive
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Line OPerator 1/C  - (White Springs, Florida, U.S.A.)
At Nutrien, our Purpose is to grow our world from the ground up and we do so with safety and integrity as our core values. Nothing is more important than sending our people home safe, every day.
Nutrien is a leading provider of agricultural products, services, and solutions. With approximately 20,000 employees world-wide, we are the largest producer of potash (by capacity) and one of the world’s largest producers of nitrogen and phosphate. We also operate a leading agriculture retail network that services over 500,000 growers.
We harvest the best. Diverse views and experience make us strong. We look for people who have a safety-first mindset, who are collaborative team players, who deliver on their commitments, who are innovators in search of a better way, and who believe in inclusion.
Working at Nutrien will provide you an opportunity to help us Feed the Future, and grow your career.
What you will do:
  • Strings, splices, transfers and sags wire in energized or de-energized circuits and connects wires and transformers as specified or directed
  • Shortens or lengthens lines by adding or removing wire, using a variety of types of splices, connectors, sleeves or clamps
  • Regularly works above ground on poles or steel towers using climbers and safety belt or operating man lift equipment, boom truck or other specialized equipment. Uses a variety of locating and fault-finding equipment
  • Be familiar with and assist in the maintenance of all existing Power Distribution Systems
  • Routes or re-routes power lines over, under or around existing lines and structures, regularly working above, on, or near energized lines
  • Selects and uses a variety of "hot line" tools and makes use of rubber gloves, line hoses, mechanical jumpers, fiber guards, blankets and other protective devices, as specified
  • Works on all voltages as required throughout the system
  • Installs, removes, transfers, maintains and/or repairs cross arms, pins, insulators, guys, transformer and switch racks and other overhead pole and underground distribution equipment using a variety of hand tools, equipment and power tools
  • Installs and removes transformers, including primary and secondary current transformers and self-contained meters; cut-outs, disconnecting switches, circuit breakers and other overhead line and underground devices
  • Rigging block and tackle where necessary or working with ground crew and winch to raise or lower equipment
  • May install area lights, working with primary and secondary voltages
  • Performs line switching or sectionalizing, as directed
  • Performs emergency repairs, phases and connects circuits, performs load checks and balances feeders, as required
  • Inspects lines, poles and equipment for signs of damage or wear and reports deficiencies
  • Assists in carrying poles, digging holes, piking and guying poles and other such operations involved in the setting or replacing of poles
  • Assists in on-the-job training of apprentices and other crew members in maintenance and construction of power lines
  • Troubleshoot electrical problems on Company equipment
What you will bring:
    5 years of on-the-job experience with power distribution equipment and systems, is preferredWorking knowledge of current power distribution equipment and systems "hands-on" experience in design, installation and startup of electrical and power distribution systems is essentialSkills include knowledge of test procedures and test equipment, an understanding of the electrical and power distribution systems, motors, infrared scanning, air conditioning, and a solid background in electronics.This knowledge is best obtained by attending vendor or institutional training schools or seminars and then applying those skills on-the-job. HS/GED
  • The Florida Ready to Work Silver Certificate or equivalent is required for all hourly applicants of Nutrien. Applicants must complete this assessment and meet a minimum of a Silver Credential with a 4 in Applied Mathematics, 4 in Reading for Information and 4 in Locating Information to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien. The assessment is offered for no cost at any Careersource office
    The Florida Ready to Work Certificate must be uploaded with your resume during your application to be considered eligible for employment with Nutrien.
Are you a good match? Apply today!
Nutrien is an equal opportunity employer that is committed to creating an inclusive workplace.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, disability, veteran status, and other legally protected characteristics
This job will remain posted until filled. In accordance with Nutrien policies, you will be required to undergo a background check and may be required to undergo a substance test. While we appreciate all applications we receive, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.
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Job Post Date: 02/21/19
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