Class A Linemen

Job Category: Full-time
Company: FB Timberline

Position Overview:

To support operational growth, FB Timberline is looking for Class A Linemen to work in the Carolina regions on Duke Energy systems. Working under the direction of a Superintendent, the Linemen will work in the construction and maintenance of overhead transmission systems.

Responsibilities and Duties:

Essential Job Functions (day to day responsibilities):

  • Works safely while performing new construction, maintenance or repair work of energized and de-energized overhead work
  • Capable of working in Sub-Foreman role planning daily activities, assess site hazards, ensure hazards are eliminated and or controlled and communicated to all workers on site
  • Ability to read prints for various structure types, including wood and steel
  • Knowledge of different foundation types and the ability to install
  • Repairing, removing and replacing transmission structures
  • Slack/tension string overhead conductor sets poles, and anchors
  • Frequently works with energized high voltage systems requiring skill and care to protect the lives of themselves and others
  • Understands and can develop grounding procedures and install and remove grounding safely
  • Comfortable with working at heights and/or confined spaces
  • Trained and can properly install and remove Rubber Goods, hard cover-up
  • Ability to climb different types of structures (wood, steel, etc.) and possess the necessary tools to do so
  • Willingness to work live high voltage transmission power lines


  • DOL Journeyman Certificate
  • 8 plus years experience as Journeyman Lineman
  • 3 to 5 years experience in Transmission Maintenance
  • 1 to 2 years experience in energized work
  • Class A CDL is preferred

Additional Requirements:

  • Self-directed, outgoing personality and a team player
  • Well organized with attention to detail
  • Service orientated with strong communication skills
  • Ability to deal effectively with others in a diverse environment
  • Ability to prioritize multiple tasks and manage timelines effectively
  • Work overtime as directed
  • Possess critical thinking and problem-solving skills

FB Timberline offers competitive compensation, a comprehensive benefits package, 401k, and rewarding career opportunities!

FB Timberline is an equal opportunity employer committed to best practice recruiting and hiring to promote gender equity and workplace diversity. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates who meet the requirements noted and who earn an invitation to interview will be contacted.

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