Pole Treater Application

Pole Treater Requirements

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • High School Graduate
  • Be able to withstand long hours in summer heat

Description of Job Duties

  • Digs around base of pole at an 18” depth to expose area susceptible to decay, using shovel
  • Scrapes dirt & other residue from pole surface, chips away surface decayed wood, using hand tools
  • Treats underground portion of distribution/transmission poles with non-hazardous chemical preservative in-fused paper wrap after inspection
  • Refills hole - packs earth firmly around base of pole, using shovel