Franklin Electric Plant Board

Franklin Electric Plant Board is seeking to add an employee in the fiber division. This job includes a variety of duties related to the installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of both overhead and underground fiber optic lines.

The duties listed below describe the general nature and level of work expected. They are not a complete list of responsibilities. Completion of any other duties as assigned will be expected in order to meet the objective of FEPB.

• Build and maintain strand, lash cable and transfer between poles

• Be able to climb poles and work from hooks/gaffs at heights up to and exceeding 30’

• Splicing of fiber cable

• Able to operate and use the following equipment: ladders, bucket truck, cable puller, lasher, splicer and trencher

• Install, maintain, and repair underground vaults, and conduit

• Install aerial and underground drops

• Assist in the restoration of fiber outages

• Residential and commercial fiber and electronics installation

• Respond to customer service calls as needed

• Be able to be on call in the established rotation 

3 years of fiber or line construction experience is preferred. FEPB offers a competitive salary and benefit package. KRS retirement, medical, dental and life insurance is also available.

No phone calls please. If you are interested, email your resume to or pick up an application in our office, located at 309 N High St. You can also download a copy of an application at At the bottom of the webpage under Quick Links you will see Employment and then click Employment Application to access.

Mailed applications should be sent to:

Franklin Electric Plant Board

PO Box 349

Franklin, KY 42135

Attention: Wayne Goodrum

Applications will be accepted through March 4th