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 Electric Utility Employment Opportunities

The Town of Lunenburg, along Nova Scotia’s beautiful South Shore, owns and operates its own Electric Utility which provides services to over 2000 residential and commercial customers. We have two available positions qualified applicants are encouraged to apply for.

Lead Hand

The Town of Lunenburg Electric Utility is seeking a Lead Hand who will provide leadership to ensure reliable electric service for its citizens and businesses planning for both short and long term initiatives. The Lead Hand is responsible for the oversight and performance of Utility work including installation and maintenance of overhead distribution, substation, streetlights and related infrastructure. Live line work experience is an asset.

Qualifications: Journeyman Power Line Technician with supervisory experience. Class III Nova Scotia Motor Vehicle License with air brake endorsement. Demonstrated technical service delivery, safety training, and a strong customer service orientation.

Power Line Technician

The Utility is also seeking a Power Line Technician. This position is responsible for the general maintenance of the Utility, its distribution lines, and all related operations under the direction of the Lead Hand.

Qualifications: Journeyman PLT skilled in the maintenance and operation of overhead and other Utility equipment. You must hold a Class III Nova Scotia Motor Vehicle License with air brake endorsement to operate Utility vehicles.

Please submit resumes by May 10, 2017 for these positions in confidence to: Peter Haughn, Deputy Chief Administrative Officer, Town of Lunenburg, PO Box 129, 119 Cumberland Street, Lunenburg, NS, B0J 2C0, 902-634-4410, ext. 222, 902-634-4416/fax, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it./email.

For more information about the Town of Lunenburg and its Electric Utility please visit the Town website at www.explorelunenburg.ca