Entergy Arkansas lineworkers are unsung heroes who build, maintain and repair the electrical grid to help power homes and businesses in the community no matter the weather conditions.
Since first partnering with American Corporate Partners in 2018, Entergy volunteers have mentored 200 veterans and active-duty military spouses.
In recognition of National Mentoring Month, FOX 8 News highlights an Entergy mentorship program that helps U.S. military members make the transition to the private corporate work world.
Everyday functions for lineworkers – which includes men and women – include installing and maintaining electrical components such as poles, transformers and power lines.
Since graduating from Lineworker’s Boot Camp last August, Entergy’s newest apprentices have participated in some of the most challenging service-restoration efforts in company history, including devastating hurricanes in Louisiana and, more recently, a winter storm in Mississippi.
The five-day virtual seminar provided valuable leadership training and development.
Entergy Arkansas linemen got an influx of new blood this week with the graduation of 11 apprentice linemen from the Summer 2020 Linemen’s Boot Camp.
“Dub Sub” will offer cross-functional, hands-on learning opportunities