Sunflower Employees Only

Position Description

Line Technician Apprentice I-IV
Number of Openings 1
City Great Bend
State/Territory Kansas
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Sunflower is a transmission and generation utility seeking a line technician apprentice I-IV with a strong work ethic and a desire to learn more about the utility industry. Located in Great Bend, Kansas, this individual must have initiative, the desire to grow, passion about line work, and be team-oriented.

Opportunities:

  • Gain experience in an electric transmission utility to further your career.
  • Interact with a variety of individuals ranging from Members to landowners.
  • Receive outstanding benefits including a company funded pension and low health insurance premiums.
  • Provide support to provide reliable, affordable energy to people in central and western Kansas.

Top Qualifications:

  • This position requires a high school diploma.
  • Completion of a recognized Line Technician Program is strongly preferred.
  • Experience with electric distribution lines, transmission lines, or substation construction is strongly preferred.
  • Successful completion of the Construction and Skilled Trades Selection System (CAST) test.
  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a Class A Manual Commercial Driver's License (CDL) within six months of employment.

Refer to the Responsibility Outline for a complete list of qualifications.

Sunflower Electric Power Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

EEI Testing:
We administer selection tests for a variety of positions. The required tests have been developed by the Edison Electric Institute (EEI), a trade association of investor-owned electric utility companies. We strongly encourage candidates to review all the information, including the sample test brochures, and to use the available practice tests before taking the actual tests, available here:

https://secure.eei.org/eeitests/onlineproducts/Login.aspx.

The username and password are both sunflower. Practice tests provide sample questions and detailed discussions of the correct answers. It's important to take the practice test as you would the actual one, with similar intensity and concentration. You must have Adobe Acrobat Reader on your computer.

Note: EEI does not allow access to the actual tests. Testing sessions are held at various locations.