What would we do without our linemen who keep the electricity flowing? This wonderful USA-made 12" by 18" metal sign pays tribute to this very skilled and dangerous profession. A special gift for a lineman you know. We salute our military and civilian linemen for the great and necessary work they do.
What skills do you need to be a lineman?
They must have an understanding of electrical and power equipment and knowledge of electrical currents, voltage and resistance. They also need to possess strong analytical and problem-solving skills, particularly when assessing power cables for repair or replacement or troubleshooting defective equipment.