Lone Star Instrumentation & Electric Corporation
  • Odessa, TX, USA
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Benefits include medical, vision and dental insurance, 401K retirement savings plan, company paid life insurance and paid time off for full time employees.

Journeyman Lineman

Lone Star Corporation is searching for a Journeyman Lineman that can install, repair and maintain overhead and underground electrical power lines and auxiliary equipment. Looking for lineman with strong worth ethic that takes pride in their work so that can ensure quality work is completed in a safe and timely manner.


Daily Activities

  • Strings, splices, transfers and sags wire in energized or de-energized circuits and connects wires and transformers as specified or directed. Shortens or lengthens lines by adding or removing wire, using a variety of types of splices, connectors, sleeves or clamps. Regularly works above ground on poles or steel towers using climbers and safety belt or operating man lift equipment, boom truck or other specialized equipment. Uses a variety of underground locating and fault finding equipment.
  • Routes or re-routes power lines over, under or around existing lines and structures, regularly working above, on, or in close proximity to energized lines. Selects and uses a variety of "hot line" tools and makes use of rubber gloves, line hoses, mechanical jumpers, fiber guards, blankets and other protective devices as specified. Works on all voltages as required throughout the system.
  • Installs, removes, transfers, maintains and/or repairs cross arms, pins, insulators, transformer and switch racks and other overhead pole and Underground Residential Distribution equipment using a variety of hand tools, equipment and power tools.
  • Installs and removes transformers, including primary and secondary current transformers and self-contained meters; cut-outs, disconnecting switches, circuit breakers and other overhead line.
  • Performs line switching or sectionalizing as directed. Performs emergency repairs, phases and connects circuits under load; performs load checks and balances feeders as required.
  • Inspects lines, poles and equipment for signs of damage or wear and reports deficiencies.
  • Assists in carrying poles, digging holes, picking poles and other such operations involved in the setting or replacing of poles; may erect steel towers.
  • Assists in on-the-job training of apprentices and other crew members in maintenance and construction of power lines.
  • May troubleshoot electrical problems on company and customer equipment.
  • Perform all physical requirements of the position including being able to lift 50 lbs.
  • Works at heights greater than ten feet (example: in bucket or platform truck) to install equipment or connectors. Climbs ladders, poles, and towers on a daily or continuous basis as required.
  • Operates boom, bucket trucks and other heavy equipment requiring a valid Texas CDL
  • Comply to all company policies and procedures
  • Any other duties as assigned


Position Requirements

  • Journeyman License
  • Must have valid CDL
  • Must be able to pass drug test
  • Prefer 1 years' experience
  • Open availability and must be willing to travel as work is subject to stand-by, pre-arranged and/or call-out duty




Benefits include medical, vision and dental insurance, 401K retirement savings plan, company paid life insurance and paid time off. Our company maintains a strong policy of equal employment opportunity for all associates. We hire, train, promote and compensate associates on the basis of personal and professional competence and potential for advancement without regard for race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability or citizenship, as well as other classifications protected by applicable federal, state or local laws.


About Lone Star Corporation

Lone Star prides itself on the reputation that it has built providing instrumentation and electrical installation and maintenance for a wide variety of heavy industrial markets. Our 100% commitment to customer satisfaction ensures that our clients have a competitive advantage on all of their electrical projects. Our goal is to improve value without sacrificing quality, reliability or excellent service. Quality work demands quality people so apply today!

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