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Pole Setting Apprentice

Job Title
Pole Setting Apprentice
Portland,  ME
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Pole Setting Apprentice


Is it time to elevate your career with a company dedicated to being the best in the industry; who values integrity, dedication, and hard work?  If so, On Target wants you to join their ranks! We offer competitive pay, a generous benefits package and opportunities for advancement.

At On Target, we are a fast-growing company that provides a variety of utility services such as power line, telecommunications, metering and smart grid services throughout the Northeast. Relocation assistance is available.

You will have travel required throughout New England in the Northeast region frequently.

Why You'll Love Working for Us (Our Benefits):

  • 100% Paid Training - We're invested in you, starting on your first day
  • Advancement opportunities – We promote from within the company
  • Medical, dental, vision and life insurance
  • PTO and paid holidays
  • A 401(k) with company match

Your Responsibilities as a Pole Setting Apprentice:

You will be responsible for the safe operation of one of our digger trucks. You'll operate equipment such as pole setting trucks and line related equipment in accordance with all company safety policies. In this position, you'll be working around energized lines and equipment, preparing records and reports, and interpret work from sketches and diagrams.

What We Need From You (Our Requirements):

  • Prior experience in digging around underground and overhead utilities preferred
  • Possess a MA and RI riggers certificate or be able to obtain within 3 months of employment
  • Strong communication and interpersonal ability, with attention to detail and accuracy
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • DOT Class A license or be able to obtain this license within 3 months of employment
  • Safe driving record required
  • Lift heavy materials and equipment up to 100 pounds on an occasional basis and up to 50 pounds on a frequent basis
  • Drive a line truck and/or equipment several hours every day
  • Work outside in all types of weather conditions


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Pay Range
$17.33   None to $0.00   None

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