City Of Monroe

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LINE APPRENTICE I, LINE APPRENTICE II, OR JOURNEYMAN/LINEMAN

City Of Monroe
Monroe, North Carolina Full time
Posted on September 1, 2017

The City of Monroe, North Carolina, has a population of approximately 34,323 and is located 20 miles southeast of Charlotte, North Carolina, in Union County.  There are 29.6 square miles within the corporate city limits.  There is an extra-territorial jurisdiction (ETJ) in which the City provides zoning and building permitting services. 

 

The city is a “Smart Growth” community and is diverse, vibrant, progressive, and growing rapidly.  The City of Monroe is where the heartland meets high tech.  The community has and continues to experience a strong economy offering residents a good quality of life.  Major types of industries in the city include aerospace/defense, agriculture/food processing, automotive, construction materials, machine building, metals/super alloys, and plastics.  Citizens have access to shopping centers, major interstates, state of the art medical facilities, excellent library, and restaurants.  They can take advantage of the various parks and recreational opportunities available such as the Monroe Aquatics and Fitness Center which includes an outdoor water park, Ellen Fitzgerald Senior Center, and the Monroe County Club.  Educational institutions in the area include Wingate University and South Piedmont Community College.  There are several additional universities and colleges in Charlotte, North Carolina.

LINE APPRENTICE I, LINE APPRENTICE II, OR JOURNEYMAN/LINEMAN 

Perform construction and maintenance activities as required on an electrical distribution system including overhead, underground, substations and metering applications. Work is performed outdoors in all weather conditions. Any combination of education and experience equivalent to graduation from high school and minimum of two years' experience in electrical distribution construction and/or maintenance. Certificate of completion of an approved apprentice program is a plus. Must reside within a 30-mile radius of Downtown Monroe, and possess a valid North Carolina or South Carolina CDL driver’s license or be able to obtain one within six months of date of hire. The compensation range for these positions is $36,234 to $83,554. This position will remain open until filled.

Apply to City of Monroe online at www.monroenc.org and select Employment Opportunities. EOE/Drug Free.