To anyone who is or knows a lot about being a lineman for a power grid company do you enjoy it?
i have been thinking about what i want to do after high school and i have a personal in to national grid as a groundman/lineman just wondering how much people enjoy it or have any opinions about it?
Asked By: mr.tasty - 8/15/2011
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I'm a Traffic Flagger and have worked with big utility companies including power, phone, cable and cell phone. The lineman really seem to enjoy what they do. Working with any utility company, but especially power, you can make B I G money during the winter on storm duty. Some crews drive the trucks to other nearby... More
Answered By: Denny - 8/15/2011
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The only lineman I know is in the hospital following a 60 foot fall. It worked for Glen Campbell, though.
Answered By: WilliamC70 - 8/15/2011
Knew a fellow who did it. Don't know if he still does or not. He hated it. If he wasn't complaining about the heat he was complaining about the cold.
Answered By: Roddy - 8/15/2011
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