Closing Date September 18, 2023 closed

Job Description/Key Resonsibilities

The opportunity awaits qualified results oriented professionals who are interested in joining our Team. Guyana Power & Light Inc. invites applications from interested candidates with the requisite qualifications and experience to fill the vacant position of Labourers – within the Transmission & Distribution Department, Kingstown, Georgetown.

Under the general direction of the Senior Network Technician/Network Supervisor, the incumbent will be responsible for the general preparation and erection of poles and clearing encroaching tree limbs or overgrown vegetation on Transmission & Distribution corroder in a safe manner. 


  1. Clear vegetation that hinders the progress of laying out a pole route.
  1. Fix pickets / stakes along the proposed pole route.
  1. Cut notches and apex during pole preparation for planting.
  1. Drill holes in poles to install pole steps.
  1. Backfill holes after planting.
  1. Dig holes for planting of Transmission & Distribution poles.
  1. Take care of tools and equipment during work activities.
  1. Adhere to Standard Line Practice Codes and Safety Rules of the Company.
  1. Cut and remove trees endangering Transmission and Distribution lines, only after effective isolation.
  1. Clear weeds, creepers and vines in Transformer enclosures and Sub Stations, only after effective isolation.
  1. Ensure that the worksite is left clean and tidy.
  2. Trim / remove trees endangering service mains and connections.
  3. Perform other duties that may be assigned to you within the scope of your employment, from an Authorized Officer.


Ability to read and interpret signs.

Ability to read and write

Physically fit

Possesses good interpersonal Skills


Required Qualifications and Experience

Sound Secondary Education

How to Apply

Applications should be submitted to reach the Human Resources Services Manager, Guyana Power & Light Inc., 257/259 Middle Street Georgetown or email not later than Friday, August 18, 2023.