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.

Ketchikan is known as the Salmon Capital of the World and is located in the gorgeous inside passage of Southeast Alaska.  Ketchikan is a welcoming island community of 14,000 residents and has strong ties to tourism, fishing and the arts.  Being the southernmost city in Alaska, Ketchikan has a moderate climate with little snow and plenty opportunity for outdoor recreation.  Ketchikan has daily jet services off its island and is a 90-minute flight from Seattle, WA.  Spectacular natural beauty with mild climate, small town life, a vibrant arts scene, boating, fishing, and outdoor activities are among the reasons why people love to live here.

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

EOE/AA. Position is opened until filled.

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