Overhead Linesworkers SIRO L1 & L2


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Package Description

  • Competitive Rates
  • Pension
  • Sick Pay Scheme
  • Career Development Program (PDP)
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Health Insurance Discount

Job Introduction

Due to continued expansion we are seeking applications for the position of LINESWORKER with SIRO OH Level 1 and/or SIRO OH Level 2 Authorisations for our Telecoms Department which is based in our Limerick office. Travel to sites in the Leinster region is required. 

Main Responsibilities

HSQE Responsibilities

  • Implementation of the TLI Group Safety Charter and Life Saving Rules;
  • Zero Harm Target – Home Safe Every Day;
  • Ensuring the quality of the works meet the Clients Requirements;
  • Implementing the Stop Register when works are deemed to be unsafe;
  • Identification of Good Catches and Near Misses – reporting in same;
  • Responsible to the Supervisor for ensuring operational safety in accordance with company policy and safety vision of Everyone Home Safe Every Day;
  • Ensure the risks and control measures associated with the company’s activities are identified and implemented to control them to as low as reasonably possible &
  • Ensure accidents and incidents are reported in a timely manner.

Operational Responsibilities

  • Climb poles and towers in a safe professional manor;
  • Experienced with overhead power lines;
  • Stringing fibre cable and electrical conductor;
  • Applying earths as required;
  • Accessing live overhead network as outlines on SIRO MESC’s;
  • Operating to ESBN Safety Rules and SIRO MESC’s as required;
  • Utilising MEWP when required to complete works;
  • Carry out maintenance, repair and refurbishment of lines as directed;
  • Utilise all equipment necessary for working on Overhead lines network as detailed in company SOP’s and training manual;
  • Responsible for Self and Colleagues compliance to HSQE;
  • Carry out pole top rescue as required;
  • Working as part of a team to complete allocated work under ESBN Outages;
  • Undertake reasonable takes asked by PICW / Supervisor / Management &
  • Be responsible for self-development and PDP.

The Ideal Candidate


  • Current SIRO Level 1 and/or L2
  • ESB Authorisation
  • SafePass
  • Working at Heights
  • Pole Top Rescue
  • EPZ Training
  • MEWP Training
  • IPAF
  • City in Guilds Linesman qualification or equivalent


  • Working at Height
  • Working with Live and Dead power lines
  • Commercially astute
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision
  • Ability to work within a team
  • Excellent Communication & Interpersonal Skills
  • Able to balance competing priorities and meet personal targets within a fluctuating & demanding workload


  • Committed to TLI Company Mission, Vision and Values and Business Objectives
  • Customer focus; Professional; Honesty and Integrity
  • Positive and flexible approach
  • Open to innovation and collaboration
  • Right first-time approach
  • Proactive with the ability to think ahead.

Desirable Qualifications but not Essential

  • Tower Rescue Training
  • CSCS SLG Training
  • Class C Driving Licence
  • Occupational First Aid
  • ESBN P.I.C.W for LV Overhead
  • ESBN P.I.C.W for 10/20kV Systems
  • ESBN P.I.C.W. for HV
  • TCO for all Systems
  • SIRO Underground Levels
  • Bundle Earthing Training Course