Journeyman Lineman

Company Name: Orcas Power & Light Cooperative
Phone Number: (350) 376-3549
City: Eastsound
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98245
Job Title: Journeyman Lineman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Operations
Posting Start Date: November 3, 2017
Salary: $43.98
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40+
Work Time Type: Hours
Duties:

OPALCO is seeking a certified Journeyman Lineman to join our co-op team on beautiful Orcas Island in Northwest Washington State. Position performs a wide range of work including construction, maintenance and operation of our overhead and underground transmission and distribution system; operation of equipment; and some interaction with co-op members. Will work closely with home crew of five linemen and also travel to other islands, working with two other small crews.

Pay starts at $43.98/hour with the opportunity for up to two weeks of paid standby time each month in addition to overtime. Please see the Detailed Job Description: Journeyman Lineman. This is an Eastsound-based, full-time, bargaining unit position.

Orcas Island offers spectacular natural beauty, an unspoiled environment and rich recreational opportunities on and off the water within daytrip reach of mainland amenities. The community offers great schools (preK-12), a surprising diversity of cultural arts and the safety of a small rural village. There are no traffic lights or fast food chains. Small farms and local fisheries provide a healthy abundance to our restaurants and markets.

Experience Required:

High school diploma or equivalent and successful completion of an approved apprenticeship course.

How to Apply:

To apply, please submit an OPALCO employment application, your professional resume, cover letter and references to Bev Madan 183 Mt Baker Road Eastsound WA 98245 or bmadan@opalco.com. Position is open until filled. OPALCO is an equal opportunity employer.

Posting End Date: January 2, 2018