Journeyman Lineman

Company Name: Northern Lights, Inc.
Phone Number: (208) 263-5141
City: Sagle
State/Provence: Idaho
Zip: 83860
Job Title: Journeyman Lineman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: November 3, 2016
Salary: 43.40
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours



Posting Date: 11/03/16                                                                       Closing Date: 11/18/16

POSITION TITLE:              Journeyman Lineman for Bonners Ferry, Idaho Headquarters.

SALARY:                              Depends on prevailing wage of classification.

REQUIREMENTS:             Journeyman Lineman Certification.  High School Diploma.

Must have or must obtain a Idaho Class A CDL within 30 days. Must have primary residence within 30 miles driving of Bonners Ferry Headquarters.  Shall make themselves available for unscheduled overtime during consumer outages or emergencies.


Must be knowledgeable and proficient with the use of hot sticks, operating backhoe, cable plow, digger derrick, URD fault finding equipment, RUS construction standards and all overhead and URD maintenance and construction procedures, work credit, perform cable locates, right of way clearing in addition to all other functions of Journeyman Lineman. Emphasis on safety, skill and efficiency.  Must have or be able to obtain Idaho Flaggers Card, 24-Hour Hazardous Material First Responder Card, CPR / First Aid Card, Shoring and Excavation Competent Person Certification, OSHA 1910.269 certifications, Forklift Operators Certification.

Good public relations skills to help facilitate a positive and courteous attitude with Cooperative Members. Positive attitude and be able to work in harmony and cooperation with co-workers.

This position is considered to be a regular full time position with an anticipated starting date of January 2, 2017.

The first twelve (12) months of employment for new hires (“probationary employees”) shall be considered a probationary period.

Northern Lights, Inc. reserves the right to cancel or rescind this position opening at any time.

Northern Lights, Inc. reserves the right to solicit applications for any position posting from other sources outside the Cooperative concurrent with or separate from any internal posting.

How to Apply:

All bids must be in writing and received by 5:00 p.m., on the closing date. All bids or applications with current certifications should be sent to Northern Lights, Inc., Attn: Deed Hall, P.O. Box 269, Sagle, Idaho 83860; e-mail:;    fax 208-263-7412.

Posting End Date: November 18, 2016