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Job Title: Lineman
Duties: Perform skilled work in the construction and maintenance of electric cable and powerline systems, and adhere to strict safety regulations.

Must have successfully completed approved Lineman Apprenticeship Program or equivalent experience and training. Must successfully complete placement/performance exercises. Must have a valid Class A Commercial driver's license from state of residence.

Exposed to weather, traffic conditions and high voltage; subject to storm or emergency work and the normal hazards of construction work and physical activities such as climbing, walking, standing, bending, stooping, heavy lifting/pulling/pushing.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby County, Tennessee within six months of their employment date. EOE M/F/D/V
To apply for this job, send resume and documentation of your journeyman lineman status to:

Memphis Light, Gas & Water
Employment Services AB01-101
Attn: Lineman Opening
P.O. Box 430
Memphis TN 38101

Qualified candidates may email their resume and Journeyman Lineman documentation to linemen@mlgw.org.
Opening Date: November 23, 2021
Closing Date: December 30, 2021
Job Title: Distribution Design Engineer 2
Apply established engineering principles in the design/development of electric, gas and/or water distribution facilities depending on area of work concentration.  
                                                                       
Bachelor’s degree in Civil, Mechanical, or Electrical Engineering depending on expertise required.  Experience requirements will vary according to departmental needs.  Must successfully complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside and outside under good conditions. Subject to construction hazards and conditions while making field inspections.

If there are no qualified bidders for Distribution Design Engineer 2, bidders will be considered for Distribution Design Engineer 1.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date. eoe m/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 23, 2021
Closing Date: December 30, 2021
Job Title: Electric Distribution Operator 1
An entry level job to monitor and control the multiple operations of the electric distribution system by use of the Computer-Aided Dispatch Electric System (CARES); responsible for maximizing system efficiency and minimizing service interruptions; coordinate departmental work with appropriate departments, contractors, customers and other external entities.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Associate degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering Technology or high school diploma or General Education Development (G.E.D.) with 4 years of experience in craft/technical field related to the engineering, construction, maintenance or operation of the electric distribution or operations systems.  Must have successfully completed Basic Electricity, Operator Placement Test, and Color Blind Test 2.  Must have successfully completed NIMS Training within one year of entering job.  Must have basic knowledge of power systems.  Must successfully complete Electric Distribution Operator 1 Training Manual within one year of entering the job.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works outside with exposure to noise, mud, dust and fumes; subject to the hazards of rigging and operating heavy equipment and working around energized equipment, performing heavy lifting and climbing on/off equipment.  Subject to storm or emergency work.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 23, 2021
Closing Date: December 30, 2021
Job Title: Electric System Operator 2
An intermediate level job to monitor and control the operation of the entire electric system: transmission, distribution, substation, switching, etc. by use of the Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition System (SCADA); operate the system in a safe and reliable manner; communicate with Tennessee Valley Authority (TVA) under normal and emergency conditions; monitor and maintain equipment status, system voltages, system and transmission line megawatt (MW) and megavar (MVAR) loadings, and system frequency in full compliance with the North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) reliability standards and MLGW processes and procedures.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Associate degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering Technology with 2 years of experience as an Electric Systems Operator 1 or high school diploma or General Education Development (GED) with 6 years of experience in electric engineering, distribution or operations journeyman level to include 2 years of the 6 years as an Electric Systems Operator 1 and mastered real/reactive load control, electric system normal/emergency procedures, and proper analysis of protective relaying targets.  Must have a North American Electric Reliability Corporation (NERC) Certification or 6 years of experience as an Electric System Operator with NERC Certification. 

Must have successfully completed Basic Electricity and pass MLGW’s Color Blind Test 2.  Must have advanced knowledge of power systems.  Must have the ability to operate the electric system in full compliance with applicable NERC reliability standards, processes and procedures as they relate to MLGW.  All external Electric Systems Operator 2 candidates will have 6 months to successfully complete the TVA/MLGW Power System Workbook and MLGW Relaying Workbook.   Must successfully complete NIMS Training within 1 year of entering job.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence. 

Works in office under good conditions.  Subject to light lifting of maps/books, eye fatigue, sitting for long periods of time, and stressful environment including constant monitoring of computer system and occasionally making trips to electric system facilities/construction sites.  Shift work is required and work a double shift as needed.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date. eoe m/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 17, 2021
Closing Date: December 3, 2021
Job Title: Instrument Technician
Calibrate, troubleshoot and maintain all electronic, electromechanical and mechanical equipment and instruments.

Associate degree in Electronics Technology or related degree.  Must be able to distinguish colors.  Must successfully complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job. Must have knowledge/skills in instrumentation, PLC Logic, Logic Controllers local area network communications and associated software.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 004 “Electronics Technicians”)/Performance exercises.  Must have successfully completed Physical Abilities Test (CGS III).  Must pass an annual physical examination as required by Department of Transportation.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside and outside under all conditions. Subject to hazards of weather, high voltage electrical apparatus, rotating machinery, high pressure steam, vessels and piping operating at cryogenic temperatures or carrying flammable fluids and gases, fire and/or explosion and climbing to heights up to 150 feet with equipment, stooping, bending, standing for long periods, kneeling, lifting, pushing, pulling, crawling and gripping.    

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date. eoe m/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 17, 2021
Closing Date: December 17, 2021
Job Title: Survey Expediter
Schedule, coordinate and expedite utility surveys; download, process, edit and resolve survey discrepancies and maintain area records.

Must have successfully completed two college level courses in surveying principals and advance surveying.  Must have knowledge and skills in computer aided software applications and layout task/reading prints and technical instruction manuals.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 01B “Drafters”)/Performance Exercises.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works majority of time outside.  Subject to hazards of weather, snake bites, poison ivy and working in proximity of construction work, moving traffic, walking/standing for long periods of time, bending, crouching/stooping, climbing fences, hills, ditches and wire bridges and may perform heavy and/or light lifting of survey equipment.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 17, 2021
Closing Date: December 17, 2021
Job Title: Energy Technician
Inspect new/existing residential structures and make recommendations to residential customers, home builders, property owners/managers concerning methods, techniques or technologies to conserve energy; perform inspections of residential and multi-family rental units in order to insure compliance with the Rental Ordinance Section of the Memphis Housing Code; and investigate high electric, gas and/or water bill complaints. 

Associate degree.  Must have 2 years of construction or residential energy management experience.  Must receive Home Energy Rating System (HERS) certification within 6 months of first taking the exam.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside and outside under good conditions.  May be subject to construction hazards.  Climbing, crawling, crouching and kneeling required.  Subject to medium lifting.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.   EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 17, 2021
Closing Date: December 17, 2021
Job Title: Security Dispatcher
Dispatch Security Officers or service agencies, as appropriate and monitor radios, alarms, and outside cameras via the CCTV system during their assigned shift.

High school diploma or General Education Development (G.E.D.) and two (2) years security dispatch experience.  Must successfully complete appropriate NERC Certification Exam within 6 months of entering job.  Must successfully complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence. 

Work in an office environment.  Subject to sitting for long periods, but may involve walking or standing for brief periods of time.  Requires continual use of computer keyboard, monitors, radios, and other peripheral devices. May be required to make spontaneous decisions.     

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date. eoe m/f/d/v
Opening Date: November 17, 2021
Closing Date: December 17, 2021
Job Title: Surveyor Assistant
Provide assistance in locating points, elevations, angles and measuring distances using electronic equipment, survey rods, chains and other surveying apparatus.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 006 “General Utility & Custodial Workers”)/Performance Exercises.  Must successfully complete NIMS training within one year of entering job.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works outside majority of time.  Subject to the hazards of insect or snake bite/working in rough terrain, medium lifting, standing and walking for long periods of time.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 17, 2021
Closing Date: December 17, 2021
Job Title: Heavy Equipment Operator
Provide excavation, hoisting and moving services by operating various types of cranes and other heavy equipment.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Must have successfully completed approved Heavy Equipment Operator Apprenticeship program or equivalent experience and training.  Must successfully complete Physical Abilities Test.  Must successfully complete Color Blind I test.  Must meet state vision requirements.  Must successfully obtain OSHA Crane Certification within one year after entering classification.  Must obtain a valid Class A Commercial driver’s license with Tanker and Hazardous Material Endorsement (X) from state of residence within trial or probationary period after entering classification.   Must successfully complete NIMS training within one (1) year of entering job.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 012A “Equipment Operators”)/Performance Exercises. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence. 

Works outside with exposure to noise, mud, dust and fumes; subject to the hazards of rigging and operating heavy equipment and working around energized equipment, performing heavy lifting and climbing on/off equipment.  Subject to storm or emergency work.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 10, 2021
Closing Date: December 10, 2021
Job Title: Electronic Meter Technician
Maintain, repair, test, calibrate and program, electronic/electro-mechanical industrial metering devices and related instruments.

Associate degree in Electronic, Electrical, Telecommunication or Computer Engineering Technology.  Must successfully complete Color Blind I test.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 004 “Electronics Technicians”)/Performance Exercises.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.   

Works in shop majority of time under good conditions; occasionally works outside near construction sites.  Subject to hazards of electrical shocks, medium lifting and climbing ladders.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  eoe m/f/d/v
Opening Date: November 10, 2021
Closing Date: December 10, 2021
Job Title: Maintenance Machinist
Repair and maintain mechanical equipment and manufacture or repair various metal items.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Must have successfully completed approved Maintenance Machinist Apprenticeship Program or equivalent experience and training.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 03A Mechanics”)/Performance Exercises.  Must have valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works inside and outside.  Subject to balancing, climbing/falling from ladders/high structures, bending, stooping, crouching, kneeling, crawling, reaching and standing for long periods of time while working on equipment, cuts/burns working with industrial machinery and heavy lifting.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date. eoe m/f/d/v
Opening Date: November 10, 2021
Closing Date: December 10, 2021
Job Title: Operator, LNG Plant
Test, operate, monitor and maintain various equipment, processes and facilities of the LNG Plant; perform security and fire protection functions. 
                                   
Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Must have knowledge/skills in air conditioning and refrigeration systems.  Must pass biennial written, practical and/or oral test(s).  Must pass annual physical examination as required by Department of Transportation.  Must have knowledge/skills in reading and interpreting wiring diagrams, blueprints and flow charts. Must successfully complete annual CPR certification training and biennial multi-media first aid course. Must successfully pass Color Blind Test 2.  Must successfully complete Smell Test.  Must successfully complete NIMS Training within one year of entering job.  Must have successfully completed Placement (002 “Electricians”/Performance Exercises.  Must have valid driver’s license from state of residence. 
                                    
Works inside and outside under all conditions.  Subject to hazards of weather, high voltage electrical apparatus, rotating machinery, high pressure steam, vessels and piping operating at cryogenic temperatures, high pressures or carrying unodorized flammable fluids and gases, fire and/or explosion, and climbing to heights up to 150 feet.  Performs medium lifting.  Shift work required.
                                                           
Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date.
eoe m/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 10, 2021
Closing Date: December 10, 2021
Job Title: Mechanic
Perform mechanical maintenance/repair work on Division vehicles and heavy equipment in shop and/or field.

Associate degree in Automotive Technology or related degree; or successfully completed Mechanic Apprenticeship program; or have four (4) current ASE/FPS certifications; or four (4) years experience in the diagnosis, repair and maintenance of automotive vehicles, or medium duty trucks or heavy equipment. ASE certifications A1-Engine Repair, or T1-Gasoline Engines, or T2-Diesel Engines and A6-Electrical/Electronics Systems or T6-Electrical/Electronic Systems are required, and based on departmental needs the two (2) remaining certifications will be determined from an approved ASE/FPS list.  The approved ASE/FPS list includes: A1-A8; T1-T6, T8; F1; L1; and/or FPS certifications which include Mobile Hydraulic Mechanic, Hydraulic Technician and/or Application/Electronics Specialist. Must obtain a valid Class A Commercial driver’s license from state of residence within trial or probationary period after entering classification.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 03C “Mechanics”)/Performance Exercises.  Must pass Color Blind I Test.  Must be able to differentiate sounds when making adjustments.

Works inside and outside.  Subject to hazards of operating machinery and irritation from oils, solvents, chemicals and fumes.  Make service calls in the field.  Performs heavy lifting.  Subject to climbing, standing/walking for extended periods, and working in uncomfortable positions.       

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 5, 2021
Closing Date: December 3, 2021
Job Title: Energy Technician
Inspect new/existing residential structures and make recommendations to residential customers, home builders, property owners/managers concerning methods, techniques or technologies to conserve energy; perform inspections of residential and multi-family rental units in order to insure compliance with the Rental Ordinance Section of the Memphis Housing Code; and investigate high electric, gas and/or water bill complaints.  

Associate degree.  Must have 2 years of construction or residential energy management experience.  Must receive Home Energy Rating System (HERS) certification within 6 months of first taking the exam.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.    

Works inside and outside under good conditions.  May be subject to construction hazards.  Climbing, crawling, crouching and kneeling required.  Subject to medium lifting.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.   EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 5, 2021
Closing Date: December 3, 2021
Job Title: Drafter - Detailer
Make detailed drawings from rough or general design drawings; and maintain/revise tracings and maps for electric, gas and water facilities.

Must have knowledge/skills in drafting.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 001 “Drafters”)/Performance Exercises. Must successfully complete NIMS training within one year of entering job.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence. 

Works in office majority of time; occasionally outside under good conditions.  Subject to occasionally light lifting of block maps and large books.
                       
Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: November 5, 2021
Closing Date: December 3, 2021
Job Title: Accounting Representative 4 (Part-Time)
Perform clerical and accounting support functions for divisions, departments and/or areas.

Must have knowledge of accounting principles.  Must have successfully completed Accounting Representative I, II, and III Training Programs. Must have successfully completed Placement (Group 16B “General Clerical”)/Performance Exercises. Must have successfully completed Data Entry exercises, Group B.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Office, majority of the time. Subject to light lifting/carrying, sitting for long periods of time and eye fatigue. May require field inspection. 

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date.
Opening Date: October 29, 2021
Closing Date: November 30, 2021
Job Title: Vehicle Body Repairer
Install, repair, maintain and construct automotive/ equipment, accessories and various other items; refinish repaired surfaces, using paint spray gun and sander.

Drug screening, with negative test results, is required prior to entry into this classification.  Must have knowledge/skills in automotive body work.  Must have successfully completed Physical Abilities Test (PCMII).  Must obtain welding certification under ANSI/AWS D1.1-90 within trial or probationary period after entering classification.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 03B “Mechanics”)/ Performance Exercises. Must obtain a valid Class A Commercial driver’s license from state of residence within trial or probationary period after entering classification.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.

Works in shop majority of time.  Subject to the hazards of hand/power tools, flammable materials and equipment/machinery in operation, noise, dirt, dust and fumes, heavy lifting, standing for extended periods and working in uncomfortable positions.

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.  EOE M/F/D/V
Opening Date: October 29, 2021
Closing Date: November 30, 2021
Job Title: Computer Software Specialist 3
Apply advanced-level business and information technology system practices and/or project management methodology in analyzing information requirements to determine hardware/software solutions; develop project plans; and implement, develop or maintain enterprise information systems to meet project deliverables.          

Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Information Systems or Business with a concentration in Information Systems or Math with a concentration in Computer Science or Bachelor’s degree with a minimum of 12 hours college accredited Information Technology or Information Systems courses.  Must have six (6) years of experience and meet proficiency requirements.  Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.  Must have at least one (1) year of demonstrated experience as the primary support person for a particular system or application and at least demonstrated knowledge and skills in one (1) or more of the fields listed below.  Experience and knowledge requirements will vary according to area and departmental needs.

Database: Oracle
Web Development:  HTML, REST, API, PHP, Object Oriented Programming, Symfony, JSON, BootStrap, LARAVEL, SAML
Applications Programming:  Java
                   
Works inside under good conditions. Subject to sitting for long periods of time at computer terminals, eye fatigue, grasping/reaching for technical manuals/printouts and distinguishing color, and occasional light lifting, bending, stooping/crouching to load computer equipment, paper and carry materials.

If there are no qualified bidders for Computer Software Specialist 3, bidders will be considered for Computer Software Specialist 2.  If there are no qualified bidders for Computer Software Specialist 2, bidders will be considered for Computer Software Specialist 1.
                                                                  
Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of Shelby county, tennessee within six months of their employment date. eoe m/F/D/V
Opening Date: October 29, 2021
Closing Date: November 30, 2021
Job Title: Electronics Communications Technician
Install, maintain, test and repair the Division’s two-way radio communication system, color video recording equipment and other diversified electronic equipment; locate electronic interference.  Operate infrared scanner to perform heat surveys of transmission/distribution/network systems and substations; locate and report equipment/ components over-heating such as transformers, switches and capacitor banks; recheck completed maintenance repairs. 

Associate degree in Electrical, Electronic or Telecommunication Engineering Technology.  Must successfully complete Color Blind 1 Test.  Must successfully complete Placement (Group 004 “Electronics Technicians”)/Performance Exercises. Must have a valid driver’s license from state of residence.  

Works in shop and outside.  Works in proximity of electrical equipment in substations and walk-in/ underground vaults. Subject to medium lifting, climbing ladders, working with chemicals and standing for extended periods.  May work from bucket truck.   

Candidates accepting Employment with MLGW must live and maintain their residence within the boundaries of SHELBY COUNTY, tennessee within six months of their employment date.   EOE M/F/D/V