Distribution Lineworker

Location Naas
Discipline: Utilities
Salary: €40k- €50k
Contact name: Niall Browne

Contact email: niall@sparktel.ie
Published: about 1 month ago
The Client: 

Our client is one of Ireland’s power utility contractors. They are key partners to the ESB on national framework contracts. They have grown in both turnover and workforce consistently over the past 10 years. Due to this expansion they are currently hiring a range of technical and professional staff across all levels. Now is great time to join as a Line-worker! 

The role:
  • The Linesworker will perform duties covered within their voltage level approvals from Low Voltage to Medium Voltage. 
  • You will be expected to Climb/Work at height on both wooden poles and towers. 
  • You will be replacing old and erecting new equipment/hardware at both pole top and tower top. 
  • There will be splicing and terminating conductors to ESB spec. 
  • Fitting and removing network earths.
What you need!
  • You will be a certified line-worker with 2 years’ experience 
  • Safe Pass.
  • Previous experience on overhead line networks from LV/MV.
  • Ability to work on both wooden poles and towers.
  • First Aid Training and MEWP Certificates.
  • A current full and valid Driving Licence.
  • Good verbal and written communications skills in English.
  • Able to travel to various sites across Ireland with occasional overnight stay as and when required. 
  • Able to work weekends and cover out of hours as and when required.
What is on offer!
  • €22 per hour for first 39 hours  - Union overtime rates thereafter 
  • 25 days Annual Leave
  • Company pension
  • Sick pay