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Overhead Linesperson Apprenticeship

A Career as an Overhead Linesperson

What would I do as an Overhead Linesperson?

Working at heights, often in a rural environment, you’d be responsible for installing and repairing overhead lines to maintain power transmission, distribution and the supply network on an overhead linesperson apprenticeship here at ScottishPower.

What are the most enjoyable aspects of the role?

As well as working outdoors as part of a team, you’ll enjoy a real sense of achievement as you help to maintain energy supplies to thousands of people. You’ll also gain new skills and knowledge every day working alongside a qualified Overhead Linesperson.

What skills would I need?

A self-motivated and flexible approach is crucial to becoming an Overhead Linesperson apprentice here at ScottishPower. You’ll also need to be an enthusiastic team player who enjoys working outdoors. Comfortable working at heights, you should be practical, well organised and a good problem solver with a positive attitude and the ability to work on your own initiative.

Apply now for a place on the next ScottishPower Apprenticeship Programme.

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