15 Feb 2021

Full-Time Journeyman Line Worker

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Job Description

FirstEnergy at a Glance
FirstEnergy (NYSE: FE) is dedicated to safety, reliability and operational excellence.
Headquartered in Akron, Ohio, FirstEnergy includes one of the nation’s largest investor-owned electric systems,
more than 24,000 miles of transmission lines that connect the Midwest and Mid-Atlantic regions,
a diverse generating fleet with a total capacity of
nearly 17,000 megawatts.
Hourly Rate: $52.13 – $56.38.
About the Opportunity
This is an open position with Jersey Central Power & Light, a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp.
Jersey Central Power & Light is hiring experienced line workers for multiple locations in
New Jersey. There are two regions, Northern New Jersey to include, Summit,
Flemington, Washington, Boonton, Dover, Newton and West Wharton. The second
region is Central New Jersey to include, Union Beach, Long Branch, Old Bridge,
Freehold, Point Pleasant, Berkeley, Lakewood, Cookstown and Farmingdale. There are up
to 15 positions to be filled in multiple locations. These locations are to be determined at
time of employment.
Partial Job Requirements (Complete requirements are outlined in
the Job Specifications.)
Under direct supervision does the most complicated construction and maintenance work on
energized conductors, structures and equipment, including Hot Sticking up to 34.5 KV and
direct handling up to 15KV.
Will be required to install instrument transformers; install, remove connect or disconnect
electric meters and services; and do switching and tagging of all voltages.
Performs other related or lesser skilled duties for which they are qualified or have proper
instruction or direction, including driving and operating all equipment, except bulldozers,
caterpillar tractors with front and overhead loaders, rubber-tired loaders, all types of cranes,
graders, heavy duty trenchers, backhoes with front-end loader and pole hole diggers.
Will be required, given the proper training to work alone or with personnel of equal or lesser
Must be familiar with Company’s Safety Rules, methods of resuscitation on or off the ground,
and be able to render practical First Aid.
Must possess and maintain a valid Commercial Driver’s License or equivalent.
Must have basic knowledge of the layout and characteristics of the distribution and
transmission lines in the area to which assigned and must have basic knowledge of the Line
Department’s practices and standards and working knowledge of electrical fundamentals as
related to transmission and distribution construction and maintenance.
Normal health, physique and sensory functions, including color perception, near/distant
visual acuity and hearing as required to perform the job duties.
Must be willing and able to work extra and/or irregular hours under unusual or special
working conditions and surroundings according to Company construction standards and
practices with highest degree of integrity and self-discipline and be willing to work away from
home base for extended periods of time.
Applicants need to have successfully completed a recognized apprentice program and be a
first class Journeyman Line Worker
You must be able to produce qualification certificate
showing you are a qualified line worker.
Benefits, Compensation & Workforce Diversity
At FirstEnergy, employees are key to our success. We depend on their talents to meet the
challenges of our changing business environment. We are committed to rewarding individual and
team efforts through our total rewards philosophy which includes competitive pay plus incentive
compensation, a company-sponsored pension plan, 401(k) savings plan with matching employer
contribution, a choice of medical, prescription drug, dental, vision, and life insurance programs, as
well as skills development training with tuition reimbursement. Please visit our website at
to learn more about all of our employee rewards programs. FirstEnergy
proudly supports workforce diversity. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for
employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender
identity, age, status as a protected veteran, or status as a qualified individual with a disability. No
recruiters or agencies without a previously signed contract. Unable to sponsor or transfer H-1B visas
at this time.
Safety is a core value for FirstEnergy and is essential to all of our business activities. We ensure
employees have the tools, information, and processes to perform their duties in a manner that
assures safety for themselves, their co-workers, our customers and the public. Our goals are to
provide a safe work environment, to maintain an accident-free, injury-free workplace, and to promote
and maintain public safety. To meet these goals, we dedicate ourselves to achieving world-class
safety standards.
Position Classification
Bargaining Unit
FirstEnergy Human Resources Team
Please apply by March 13, 2021 at :

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Job Categories: Featured. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: journeryman lineman, lineman jobs, and powerlineman. Salary: 40,000 - 60,000.

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