Journeyman Lineman

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Santana Ankers | (121) 005-3262 | Portland, OR



Journeyman Lineman at PGE, ORMar 2022 - Present

  • Installed over 3,000 feet of underground cable in a single day.
  • Spliced together sections of damaged wire using specialized equipment.
  • Restored power to an entire neighborhood after a severe storm.
  • Repaired broken poles and cross arms on multiple occasions.
  • Successfully completed all safety training and certification requirements.

Lineman at Lineworker, ORJul 2019 - Mar 2022

  • Installed 3,000 feet of underground cable in a new development.
  • Spliced and repaired 1,500 feet of damaged overhead wire.
  • Replaced 100 broken poles.
  • Assisted in the installation of 4 miles of high-voltage transmission line.
  • Inspected 500 utility poles for damage.

Lineman Apprentice at JATC, ORJul 2015 - Jun 2019

  • Installed 100 ft of underground cable in 12 hours.
  • Spliced 200 ft of above ground wire in 2 hours.
  • Assembled and installed 3 new light poles in 4 hours.
  • Ran 500 ft of conduit in 6 hourse.
  • Pulled 1000 ft of cable through trench in 8 houres.


High School Diploma at Grant High School, Portland, ORSep 2011 - May 2015

Some skills I've learned are time management, how to study for exams, and how to do research.


  • Lineman
  • Journeyman Lineman
  • Power Lines
  • Electrical Wiring
  • Transformers
  • High Voltage Transmission Lines
  • 7. Overhead Line Construction

Kahlee Hulitt | (818) 819-8065 | Charleston, WV



Journeyman Lineman at Appalachian Power, WVMar 2022 - Present

  • Installed over 3,000 feet of underground cable in a single day.
  • Spliced together over 100 sections of conductor wire.
  • Erected and maintained over 50 poles in a single week.
  • Successfully completed OSHA 10-hour training course on electrical safety.
  • Maintained an average response time to service calls of under 2 hours.
  • As lead lineman, oversaw the installation of a new substation.

Lineman at Mon Power, WVSep 2020 - Mar 2022

  • Installed over 300 miles of underground and overhead power lines.
  • Constructed and maintained more than 100 electrical substations.
  • Connected thousands of homes and businesses to the electricity grid.
  • Replaced hundreds of transformers, circuit breakers, fuses, etc.
  • Responded to 24/7 emergency calls for downed power lines or outages.
  • Trained new apprentices on proper safety procedures.

Lineman Apprentice at FirstEnergy, WVSep 2015 - Aug 2020

  • Installed and repaired over 500 feet of underground cable.
  • Assembled and installed 10 new light poles.
  • Replaced 3 transformer units.
  • Successfully completed OSHA 10-hour training course.
  • Maintained a 97% satisfaction rating from customers on work performed.


High School Diploma at Marshall University, WVAug 2011 - May 2015

I have learned how to study for and take tests, how to do research, and how to write papers.


  • Lineman
  • Journeyman Lineman
  • Electrical lineman
  • Power line worker
  • Cable television technician
  • Telephone linesman
  • Fiber optic installer