Conway Corp announces electric department promotions

CONWAY – Conway Corp recently announced the promotion of two employees in the Electric Department. Wesley Fason and Ivan Robinson have been promoted to Apprentice Lineman 1.

Ivan Robinson
Wesley Fason

The employees are enrolled in a four-year apprentice program to become journeymen linemen through the Missouri Public Utility Alliance. The program requires classroom, correspondence and hands-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 truck training at the National Utility Industry Training Fund facilities in Kansas City. 

“These men are valuable members of our department,” Electric Distribution System Manager Robert Meek said. “Going through this program is another example of their dedication to the company and our community.” Both Fason and Robinson were hired as Groundman in 2020.