Company Name: Clatskanie People's Utility District
Phone Number: (503) 728-2163
City: Clatskanie
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97016
Job Title: Groundman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: April 1, 2016
Salary: 19.23
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

This is an IBEW 125 Union position with a wage of $19.23 per hour, plus a competitive benefit package, per Article 15 of the IBEW contract.

Some of the essential functions:  Assist linemen in construction, operation, and maintenance of electric power transmission and distribution lines. Prepare and assemble various line apparatus required for particular work being performed. Operate lift trucks, line trucks, and auxiliary equipment. Perform visual safety inspection of vehicles used prior to daily operation. Inspects trucks and trailers for proper and safe loading and binding prior to driving or operating. Stock trucks with materials commonly used on a daily basis. Provide relief duty for Equipment Operator/Warehouseman and assist with stocking and cleaning warehouse and equipment yard areas when requested.

The successful applicant will need to transition into an Apprentice Lineman position after six months or equivalent time period as deemed necessary.


Experience Required:

Minimum qualifications include: skills and knowledge normally acquired through a high school diploma. Must be able to pass the District’s background and reference checks, field test indicative of actual tasks, and physical examinations, including, but not limited to: periodic CDL physicals, and random drug and alcohol screening mandated by law. Must possess basic technical utility knowledge, skills, and abilities to set poles, operate heavy equipment and use tools and machinery.

How to Apply:

Applications can be found on our website under “Employment Opportunities” at Submit completed application, resume, and cover letter to Human Resources, PO Box 216, Clatskanie, OR 97016, fax (503) 308-4884, or email The cut-off for applications is 04/15/2016. If you have questions or need additional information, please contact Lynn Donner at 503-728-2163.


Posting End Date: April 14, 2016