Linesman Seeking International Advancement


Seasoned High Voltage Linesman with 5+ years of experience seeking to leverage my technical, teamwork, and problem-solving skills to advance my career in the international power distribution industry. Successfully handled power structures and worked extensively with voltages exceeding 135kV. Adept in steel structure erections and committed to upholding the highest safety measures while improving efficiency. Aiming to use my hands-on experience and energy industry knowledge to continue growing in challenging international markets."

Serial No: 179787
Skills keywords: overhead transmission linesman, overhead transmission linesperson, overhead transmission linesworker

List Of Qualifications & Related Skills:

1. Extensive Experience: 5+ years of hands-on experience as a linesman, working in a well-regarded transmission company in Uganda.

2. Technical Proficiency: Proficient in the technical requirements of installation, replacement, and maintenance of electrical equipment such as anchors, cross arms, transformers, switches, and insulators.

3. High Voltage Expertise: Proven expertise in handling and working with high voltage systems above 135kV.

4. Erection Skills: Track record of successfully executing steel structure erections.

5. Physical Agility: Capable of working in confined spaces and at high elevations leveraging tools such as hydraulic lift buckets and ladders.

6. Cable Handling: Skilled in essential tasks such as splicing, pulling cable, climbing poles, and adept at working with bucket vans and trucks.

7. Deadline Oriented: Demonstrates an ability to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment.

8. Risk Management: Exceptional knowledge of industry safety standards to minimize risks during operations, especially in handling high-voltage lines.

9. Communication: Excellent communication skills, vital for collaborating with teams and reporting on project progress.

10. Continuous Learning: Committed to staying updated with the latest advancements and industry best practices in the electrical field.

Interests & Hobbies:

Outdoor Adventures: Activities such as hiking, biking, and camping bring balance and connection with nature.

Reading: I enjoy expanding my knowledge base through industry-relevant books and articles.

DIY Projects: Tinkering with new ideas and creating practical solutions at home exercises my technical skills.

Fitness: Regular exercise and sports help maintain physical fitness and mental well-being.

Travel: Experiencing diverse cultures, meeting new people, and exploring new places feeds my curiosity.

Coding: Developing software solutions and writing scripts helps me stay abreast of the latest technological developments.

Gardening: It provides relaxation and satisfaction from seeing plants thrive through my care.

Photography: Capturing moments and experimenting with different styles provides a creative outlet.

Previous Employment Details:

Details on request

Current location:  Northern Province, Sierra Leone - View on map
Nationality: Ugandan
Preferred Sector of Employment:  Engineering
Spoken languages: english
Location I am interested in working: United Kingdom