Competition Number:NLH-RE-24-076
Closing Date:May 29, 2024
Line of Business:Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
Work Location:Whitbourne

 At Hydro we work to foster positive work-life balance and offer remote or hybrid working arrangements for some positions based on the nature of work being performed and an assessment of other relevant factors.

Opportunities, Growth, Job Satisfaction...Join the Hydro Team.
Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is focused on delivering safe, reliable service to power our customers.­ We are a company of people who work hard behind the scenes for our customers, the people and businesses of this province.­ We pride ourselves on being strong and steady, tried and true; while innovating in our approaches to our business.­ We value our employees, we take care of each other, we recognize excellence, we respect individuality and we work hard to create an inclusive and welcoming workplace.­ People who work at Hydro feel like they’re part of a community and we give back to the communities where we live and work to make them stronger.­
We’re looking for passionate and performance focused people – people who want to make a difference for our customers and who share our values.

Power Line Technician
Competition #: NLH-RE-24-076
Status: Permanent
Location: Whitbourne
You will perform maintenance and construction using rubber gloves, cover-up and hot stick and cold methods on all transmission and distribution lines and associated equipment. You will perform troubleshooting, testing, inspecting and preventative maintenance on all lines, buses and disconnects. You may be required to operate boom trucks, muskegs, aerial equipment, tracked equipment and all terrain equipment. You are responsible for all other duties related to or associated with this classification.
You are responsible for your personal safety and that of co-workers by observing and promoting the Corporation's Safety and Health Program. You are responsible for any environmental aspects of the job and performing work in an environmentally responsible manner.
You must have High school graduation supplemented by journeyperson graduation as an operating line worker and one (1) year experience in line maintenance following certification or have completed the Hydro Group apprenticeship program. You shall have a thorough knowledge of all regulations and safety rules. You must possess an appropriate valid driver’s license.
CLOSING DATE:­ May 29, 2024
Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro manages our province’s electricity system.­ We are a company of people who work hard behind the scenes because we know our customers are counting on us.­ Through our generation, transmission and distribution operations, we’re committed to meeting the needs of our customers and providing residents, businesses and communities across the province with safe, reliable power.­ For more information, visit


Our company values diversity and inclusion in the workplace and encourages applications from diverse candidates, including women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.


Submit your application online. Please quote the competition number with your application.  We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.