Benton County Electric System is seeking Laborers and/or Equipment Operators to work with us on our Right of Way program. Ensuring access for our Lineman, the Right of Way team is responsible to clear and maintain all areas under the power lines throughout Benton County.

Working daily outside in various conditions and temperatures, the ideal candidate should have experience operating chainsaws and cutting trees, using brush hooks, chopping axes, pike poles, and mixing and spraying herbicide. General mechanical knowledge is preferred to service, troubleshoot, operate, and maintain right-of-way equipment.

The candidate must operate pickups, heavy-duty trucks, and learn the correct operations of right-of-way clearing machinery such as a bush hog, chipping machine, and a skid steer.

Lifting of up to 125lb is required. A valid driver’s license is required. A CDL driver’s license is preferred. High School or GED equivalent required. Right-of-Way experience is a preferred.

The starting pay for this position will be $16.20 (sixteen dollars and twenty cents) an hour.

Interested candidates shall submit a Cover Letter and Resume to BCES no later than 4:00 p.m.

February 8, 2023, via: Main Office, Email, Or Certified Mail:

Benton County Electric System

Labor/Equipment Operator

975 Hwy 70 E

Camden, TN 38320

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The cover letter should explain why you would be the best choice for the BCES Right of Way Program in one page or less.

Benton County Electric System will not discriminate against any individual for any reason and will provide services to all citizens in a non-discriminatory fashion. It is the intent of BCES to fully comply with the provision of Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. BCES is committed to a moral, ethical, and legal responsibility to ensure equitable employment practices and the delivery of services regardless of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, or political affiliation. 


Any candidate selected to participate in the next round will be notified no later than February 14, 2023.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Benton County Electric System will not discriminate against any individual for any reason and will provide services to all citizens in a non-discriminatory fashion. It is the intent of BCES to fully comply with the provision of Title VI and Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964. BCES is committed to a moral, ethical, and legal responsibility to ensure equitable employment practices and the delivery of services regardless of an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, gender, or political affiliation.

 

 

 

 

 

 

IP: 44.192.38.49
Country: United States