Santee Cooper hiring Distribution Line Technicians

MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) – Santee Cooper is now taking applications for Distribution Line Technicians in locations including Conway, North Myrtle Beach, Myrtle Beach, and Garden City.

According to a post on the Santee Cooper Facebook page, the start date for these positions is expected to be in March 2014.

There will be a Line Technician Career Information Session on January 8 from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. at the Horry-Georgetown Division Office at 305 Gardner Lacy Rd in Myrtle Beach.

According to job postings on Santee Cooper's website, Line Technicians assist in the construction, operation and maintenance of distribution facilities overheard and underground. They work near high-voltage electrical equipment.

"They must be mentally competent, able to communicate, and able to comprehend instructions and learn from experience.  Line Technicians must be committed to team work and be able to work with others," the posting states. "This position will require after-hour emergency callouts in all kinds of weather conditions.

More details about the position can be found here:

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