Chain Electric Operator - Trans-Abilene, TX area in San Antonio, Texas

Operator- Trans- Abilene, TX

Operator operates various pieces of equipment and performs work associated with electrical distribution systems as directed by Foreman.

Reasonable Accommodations Statement

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable Accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Comply with safety practices, rules, and regulations while performing job duties and follow company procedure in reporting unsafe conditions or practices.

  • Safely drive and operate company vehicles, digger derrick, backhoes, boom and pole trucks, fork lift, and safely operate power tools.

  • Facilitate alignment, movement, or adjustment of machinery, equipment, or materials.

  • Verify proper grounding of truck.

  • Assist in performing maintenance as needed.

  • Assist with washing and maintaining equipment in proper working order.

  • Assist with cleaning protective equipment (hot sticks and rubber goods) and keep PPE in good condition.

  • Be in close proximity of work area to anticipate the needs of the crew, prepare tools and operate equipment for crew members for the particular work being performed.

  • Load, unload, or identify building materials, machinery, or tools.

  • Assist in the make ready process for the job task, frame poles on the ground, dig pole holes, set poles or pull wire.

  • Keep work areas clean and organized. Pick up scrap wire, discarded materials, etc.

  • Safely control traffic passing near, in, or around work zones.

  • Keep unauthorized people away from work area.

  • Shovel work

  • Work as a team and fulfill any and all other duties and tasks as assigned.


  • Minimum of 6 month’s experience in related field

  • Available to work irregular hours, weekends and holidays, as needed

  • Possess a valid CDL-B license

  • Ability to operate heavy equipment

  • Ability to handle physically demanding construction duties in harsh weather conditions

  • Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs

  • Ability to communicate well with others

  • Ability to assist with maintenance of equipment, as needed

Desired Skills and Experience:

High School Diploma or GED

Chain Electric Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, sex, age (40 and above), religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status where otherwise qualified.

ID: 2018-3416

External Company URL:

Street: 5335 Port Entry Rd

Post End Date: 5/21/2018