Electric Department Promotes Five
Conway Corp has announced the promotion of Kaleb Barkley, Trey Brown, Blake Henderson, Paul Langley and Kolt Weatherley as a result of completion of a portion of their apprentice program.
Brown and Langley were promoted to Apprentice Lineman 4. Both were hired as Groundmen in the electric department. Brown in 2015 and Langley in 2014.
Henderson and Weatherley have been promoted to Apprentice Lineman 2. Henderson has been with the company since 2017, and Weatherley was hired in 2015. They were both hired as Groundmen.
Kaleb Barkley was promoted to Apprentice Meterman 4. He was hired in 2015 as a Groundman.
The employees are enrolled in a four-year apprentice program to become journeymen linemen and metermen through the Missouri Public Utility Alliance. The program requires classroom, correspondence and hand-on training with monthly and annual exams on electric curriculum. They must attend hands-on immersion skills training workshops, including pole climbing, pole top rescue and bucket training at the National Utility Industry Training Fund facilities in Kansas City.
“These promotions are a reflection of the hard work and dedication that each of these men have demonstrated as they serve our customers,” Chief Operating Officer Greg Dell said. “We are proud of their commitment to Conway Corp and the Conway community.”
Apprentice Meterman 4 Kaleb Barkley, Apprentice Lineman 4 Trey Brown, Apprentice Lineman 2 Blake Henderson, Apprentice Lineman 4 Paul Langley, Apprentice Lineman 2 Kolt Weatherley