CSPDCL hires over 2,000 contract line attendants 

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 12 Jan 2019 11:42:04


Staff Reporter,


OVER 2,000 additional Contract Line Attendant Grade-II, deployed by Chhattisgarh State Power Distribution Company Limited (CSPDCL), would be capable of rendering their services for power consumers across the State in apt manner soon after the completion of regional level training programme.  The State power company authorities finalised the training programme, to be conducted at regional level. 

According to information, over 2,000 additional Contract Line Attendant Grade-II, already deployed by the power company would be working in the field following the training programme. With the intention of facilitating its consumers with better services, CSPDCL has deployed the additional linemen.

After the two months long training programme, these linemen would render their services initially in close supervision of senior linemen and Junior Engineers (JEs) concerned. The training programme would be conducted in different regions including Raipur-Urban, Raipur-Rural, Durg, Rajnandgaon, Jagdalpur, Bilaspur and Ambikapur.

As per information, as part of training programme the newly recruited linemen would be imparted training regarding 33/11 KV substation maintenance, equipments and similarly, 11 KV lines and LT lines along with necessary measures in case of complaints of breakdowns and specially about the complicated breakdowns. These linemen would be specifically imparted training regarding safety, various mishaps, possible reasons behind the mishaps and first aid application. The deployment would also help for overcoming the persisting staff crunch in the power company across the State.

J S Netam, Executive Director (Operation and Maintenance), CSPDCL informed that the directives were already issued for conducting training of the newly recruited contract linemen at the regional level. After training programme, the services of newly recruited linemen will be utilised for ensuring undisrupted power supply to consumers and smooth functioning of equipments, installed for power supply.