Journeyman Lineman

Company Name: Glacier Electric Cooperative
Phone Number: (406) 873-5566
City: Cut Bank
State/Provence: Montana
Zip: 59427
Job Title: Journeyman Lineman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Operations
Posting Start Date: December 23, 2016
Salary: $37.54
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 80
Work Time Type: Hours

Glacier Electric Cooperative is seeking a full-time Journeyman Lineman to join our organization headquartered in Cut Bank, MT. This is an on-call union position, and candidate will be required to be on a rotation schedule for afterhours work.


Experience Required:

Education/Experience: Must have a minimum of five years of line work experience and have completed Merchant course or equivalent certification as a Journeyman Lineman. High school education or equivalent is required. Courses in electricity, manual arts and mechanical drawing desirable

Physical Requirements: Must be physically and mentally able to continuously perform strenuous tasks such as supervisory, climbing power poles and ladders; lifting weight at least 75 pounds, carrying weight at least 75 pounds and holding over long periods of time; be able to lift and work overhead for long periods of time; be able to walk for up to 12 hours outside in all types of weather and over all types of terrain; must maintain a physical weight less than the weight capacity placards on all aerial devices; and be willing to accept duty calls under adverse weather conditions 24 hours per day. Initial and annual medical evaluation required to determine ability to perform essential job functions and subject to random drug testing.

Other Requirements: Must have and maintain a minimum Class A, Type 2, Commercial Driver’s License and must be able to provide the required documentary proof. Must be able to travel and stay overnight away from the Cooperative service area for training meetings or representing the Cooperative as required.

How to Apply:

A complete job description and application can be found on our website at or in the Browning and Cut Bank offices. Interested parties are to direct inquiries to General Manager; Matt Hudson and submit the following: (1) completed application for employment; (2) Journeyman Lineman Certification; and (3) Three references. All applications must be received by January 31, 2017 by mail or email applications to

Glacier Electric is an equal opportunity provider and employer.


Posting End Date: January 31, 2017