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The Grand Haven Board of Light & Power provides 13,500 customers with cost effective and reliable electricity. We are able to do so because of our highly skilled and dedicated employees. At this time, we have a unique opportunity available for a detail-oriented individual.

Line Foreman

Responsibilities: Supervises line crews for installation and repair of overhead and underground electric power lines servicing BLP residential, commercial and industrial customers. Supervises maintenance of equipment and materials needed for daily and emergency work. Identifies line problems and procedures to be used in emergency situations. Trains personnel; supervises safety procedures and practices; supervises the installation of three phase and single phase transformers, switching of high voltage circuits between sources while energized, and the working of high voltage energized substations.

Qualifications: High school graduate. Certified Journeyman lineworker or equivalent with 4 years’ experience in the installation and repair of overhead and underground electric power lines including some lead supervisory assignments.  Demonstrates ability to communicate clearly with employees and customers. Excellent attendance and safety record.

Special Requirements: Possession of valid Commercial Driver’s License with a Group A designation and a valid First Aid and CPR certificate.

Submit your resume with cover letter to:

Administrative Services
Grand Haven Board of Light & Power
1700 Eaton Drive
Grand Haven, MI  49417

Deadline: 5pm Friday, May 1, 2015

The BLP IS AN Equal opportunity employer