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Journeyman Certified Cable Splicer Trainee - SLC, UT - #104907

Date: Feb 9, 2021

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116

Company: PacifiCorp


PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion.

General Purpose

The cable splicers perform station inspections, troubleshooting, lead cable repair, and new construction in the downtown Salt Lake City service territory that is comprised of high rise office buildings, corporate headquarters, and high rise/high density living.  The position requires an 18 month training program to become certified and proficient in repairing failed lead cable and working in energized confined spaces


  • Install and maintain electric underground distribution circuits requiring the skill of lead cable splicing.
  • Also performs overhead line work and work associated with transmission and distribution substations as required.
  • Receives work direction and review from Substation Foreman, Line Supervisors and Substation and Underground Supervisor.


  • Must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • Must be a Journeyman Lineman.
  • Must successfully complete the Lead Cable Splicer Training Program and become certified with eighteen (18) months.
  • Must have a Class A CDL
  • This position requires a post-offer, pre-placement physical capacity screening, conducted by a licensed physical therapist, to assure the candidate meets the physical demands of the job. The screening will assess only the identified physical demands of the job being applied for.  
  • Physical Demands The job duties of Lineman require lifting in excess of 75 lbs from floor to waist and waist to overhead, carrying in excess of 75 lbs with both hands, and pushing and pulling in excess of 100 lbs of exertional force.  Job duties of the Lineman require sustained, awkward positions/postures including bending and twisting at the waist and neck; reaching forward, to the side, across the body and overhead.  Additional requirements of the Lineman position include forceful grip and pinch; manipulation of small objects; balancing on one or both legs during dynamic activities; manipulation of large objects during activities requiring balance and sustained awkward postures.  

Additional Information

Req ID: 104907

Comp. Code:  PacifiCorp

Primary Location: SALT LAKE CITY

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Schedule: Full-Time

Personnel Subarea:  Non-Exempt

Hiring Range: 48.09


Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.

At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  

It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.

All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

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