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* 1.Do you have experience on maintenance of high-voltage transmission power lines while energized using hot sticks?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 2.Do you have experience with construction work in erection of high-voltage transmission power lines?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 3.Have you replaced or installed poles?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 4.Have you replaced or installed crossarms?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 5.Have you replaced or installed insulators?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 6.Have you replaced or installed guys and anchors?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 7.Have you replaced or installed braces?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 8.Have you replaced or installed dampers?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 9.Have you replaced or installed lightening arrestors?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 10.Have you replaced or installed transformers?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 11.Have you replaced or installed various auxiliary substation equipment?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 12.Have you strung conductors from structure to structure?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 13.Clipping conductors
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 14.Have you spliced wire or conductor when broken and reinstall?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 15.Have you installed conductor repair rods?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 16.Do you have experience patrolling lines?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 17.Have you framed poles?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 18.Have you repaired roads, bridges, fences and gates?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 19.Have you operated multiple-wheel drive vehicles?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 20.Have you operated bulldozers?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 21.Have you operated truck-mounted augers?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 22.Have you operated bucket trucks?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 23.Have you operated winch trucks?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 24.Have you operated truck/trailer combinations requiring a commercial drivers' license?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 25.Have you operated various equipment common to the utility trade?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 26.Have you maintained various vehicles and equipment common to utility trade?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 27.Have you climbed steel towers?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 28.Have you climbed wood poles?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 29.Take clearances and/or hot line hold orders (HLOs).
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 30.Can you properly use safety devices such as hot line tools, rubber gloves and mats?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 31.In the columns provided below, list all courses you have taken in electrical theory. Include title of description of course, name and address of school, course length, and date successfully completed. (You may continue on a separate piece of paper if necessary.)
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 32.Have you performed simple trouble shooting: i.e., defect could be found by observation, such as broken wire, blown fuse, broken insulator.
  1. I know little or nothing about this.
  2. I have studied or had training in this.
  3. I have used my knowledge and ability under close supervision.
  4. I have used my knowledge and ability on my own under normal supervision.
  5. I have instructed others on this.


* 33.Have you performed trouble shooting where knowledge of systems and components is necessary?
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 34.Have you diagnosed trouble and determined a remedy when complex relationships exist among different electrical system circuits.
  1. Have no experience or education;
  2. Have education/training only;
  3. Occasionally perform task under close supervision;
  4. Frequently and independently performed task;
  5. Major part of my job, and considered an expert performing this task.


* 35.Describe a situation where you were required to diagnose a problem and determine the remedy.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 36.Describe any safety training you have had. (Include the length of such training and date(s) completed.)
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 37.Describe the kinds of hazards or potential dangers you have had to work with.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 38.Describe things you have done to promote safety while working as a crew member. Include activities such as tailgate meetings, providing safety training to others, etc.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 39.Describe your experience as a team member where safety of team members and job success required mutual cooperation.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 40.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Hot Sticks
  2. Rubber(Insulated)Gloves
  3. Rubber Blankets
  4. Grounding Mats
  5. Block and Tackle
  6. Truck-operated Winch
  7. Hydraulic Boom Truck
  8. Hydraulic and/or Manual Tampers


* 41.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Chain Hoist
  2. Wire Guys
  3. Slings
  4. Shackles
  5. P.V. or Cant Hook
  6. Plumb Bob
  7. String Dolly
  8. Side Cutters


* 42.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Ratchet Wrenches
  2. Hack Saws
  3. Torque Wrenches
  4. Open-end Wrenches
  5. Spud Wrenches
  6. Drift Pins
  7. Channel Lock Pliers
  8. Bolt Cutters


* 43.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Electric Drill Motors
  2. Drill Bits
  3. Shovels
  4. Axes
  5. Spoon
  6. Digging Bar
  7. NICO Press
  8. Hand Lines


* 44.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Lineman's Belt and Climbers
  2. Power Capston Winch
  3. Transits
  4. Winches
  5. Chain Saws
  6. Portable Generators
  7. Air Compressors
  8. Jack Hammers


* 45.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Air Drills
  2. Air and Hydraulic Tamps
  3. Eye Level Gin Pole
  4. Pole Trailer
  5. Tensioner
  6. Hot Rope
  7. Tower Safety(Tether)
  8. Arc Welder


* 46.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Oxygen Welding & Cutting
  2. Hydraulic Compression Tool
  3. Brush Chipper
  4. Hydraulic Press
  5. Power Take-up Reel
  6. Pig Tail Sticks
  7. Bucket Truck
  8. Hole Digger


* 47.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Cotter Key Pin Hooks
  2. Line Truck
  3. Backhoe
  4. Tying Hand
  5. Insulator Cradles
  6. Conductors
  7. Insulators
  8. Overhead Ground Wires


* 48.Have you used and maintained tools and instruments of the trade? Please check all that apply.
  1. Braces Lightening Arrestors
  2. Transformers
  3. Crossarms
  4. Guys and Anchors


* 49.List below the technical manuals you have used and interpreted. Include the title of the manual and when and how it was used.
Maximum length of 10000 characters.


* 50.I certify that all of the statements made in this questionnaire are true, complete, and correct to the best of my knowledge and belief, and are made in good faith.
  1. Yes
  2. No