Journeyman Lineman

Journeyman Lineman

  • Full Time
Wage or Salary:
$55.25 per hour

JOURNEYMAN LINEMAN for the City of Ketchikan, Alaska d/b/a Ketchikan Public Utilities.  Regular, full-time $55.25/hour plus benefits and moving expenses.

Infrastructure includes 12.47kV distribution, 34.5kV sub-transmission, 115kV transmission, and 11 substations. Duties include overhead and underground line maintenance, new construction, service work, trouble calls, tree trimming, and street light repair. Applicant must possess or be able to obtain an IBEW Journeyman Lineman’s card and a State of Alaska Lineman Certificate of Fitness card.

A complete job description and required application are available on the City website at

EOE/AA. Position is opened until filled.


Additional Information:

The ocean-island community of Ketchikan, Alaska, is approximately 678 miles north of Seattle and offers an extraordinary quality of life.  With weekly marine ferry service, multiple daily (737’s) jets, and hundreds of annual cruise ship visitations – over 1,000,000 people visit each year to experience the beauty of Southeast Alaska.   World-class salt-water fishing, hunting, boating, and other outdoor recreational opportunities abound.

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