Power Line Technician

T&D Construction and Maintenance


Position at Caribbean Utilities Company, Ltd.



Employment Opportunity  :: Power Line Technician (5 vacancies)


Department: T&D Construction & Maintenance

Employment Status: Full-time

Salary Range: CI$4,075-CI$5,297 monthly, or USD$4,890 to USD$6,356 monthly

Overtime Eligibility: Yes

Work Environment: In Field, with constant or frequent exposure to temperature extremes.

Corporate – Workspace is primarily in the Administrative Building

In Field – Workspace is primarily Off Site at various locations around the island

Plant Area- Workspace is primarily in the Power Plant Area

Hybrid – Workspace is a combination of in the Administrative Building and in the Field or in the Plant Area



Reporting to the Manager T&D Construction & Maintenance, the successful candidate will be responsible for:


  • Participation in the maintenance and construction of the transmission and distribution lines network and in accordance with pre-set skill level in the lineman apprenticeship training program, including:
    • trouble shooting, repair and replacement, installation of lines poles and equipment, climbing of poles, stringing lines and working with hot lines, service connection and disconnection, preparing daily work order sheets and other related paper work as necessary, to work overtime as required, perform stand-by duties as required after normal working hours.
  • Assist in the interpretation of work orders and ensuring work is completed in accordance with the work order and Company standards.
  • Performing all work in an efficient and safe manner in accordance with the Company's safety procedures and practices.
  • Control of any company vehicle assigned to you, to ensure safe, lawful and efficient use at all times and the proper use and care of all tools and equipment on the said vehicle.
  • Training and supervision of subordinate staff to ensure knowledge of, and compliance with Company standards and safety rules.


Applicants should possess:


  • High school diploma and formal electrical transmission and distribution line training
  • Three to four (3 to 4) years related experience in transmission line construction and maintenance.
  • Supervisory experience is an asset.


Key Competencies:

  • Applies practical and technical knowledge to complex construction and maintenance issues and solves problems
  • Demonstrates the personal drive and safe work ethic for the work group
  • Maintains a clear focus on customer needs
  • Works collaboratively with people, leading and following as needed

CUC operates within the Cayman Islands, a tax-free jurisdiction. Employees working are subject to taxes only when importing goods from overseas. There are no income taxes.

About Us: CUC commenced operations in 1966 as the sole provider of electricity in Grand Cayman. The Company operates a modern diesel plant with an installed capacity of 161 MW. The company reached a new system peak load of 113.5 MW on August 28, 2019. Our 200+ employees are committed to providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to over 30,000 customers.

Keeping pace with Grand Cayman’s development has challenged this publicly traded electric utility to become technology-driven and deliver world-class and innovative enhancements in its approach to meeting significant customer growth.

The Territory : The Cayman Islands, a United Kingdom Overseas Territory with a population of approximately 68,000, are comprised of three islands: Grand Cayman, Cayman Brac and Little Cayman. Located 150 miles south of Cuba, 460 miles south of Miami and 167 miles northwest of Jamaica, the largest island is Grand Cayman with an area of 76 square miles.

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