Journeyman Lineman

Company Name: City of Milton-Freewater
Phone Number: (541) 938-8243
City: Milton-Freewater
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97862
Job Title: Journeyman Lineman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: December 26, 2017
Salary: $44.88
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

Duties: Constructs, maintains and repairs overhead and underground electrical systems; does related work as required.

Qualifications:  Considerable knowledge of the methods and tools used in line construction and maintenance work, occupational hazards involved and the safety precautions used for the trade; working knowledge of the principles of electrical theory as applied to electrical circuits and wiring systems, ability to apply this knowledge to work problems; thorough knowledge of first aid, including pole top resuscitation; ability to work from sketches, blueprints, written or oral instructions; sufficient strength to perform heavy (sometimes exceeding 100 lbs.) manual tasks relating to line construction; ability to climb poles and work at moderate heights with energized high tension lines such as primary conductors; ability to work in all weather conditions; skill in the use and care of the tools and equipment of the trade.  Possession of or ability to secure possession of a valid Class A CDL (Commercial Driver License).


Experience Required:

Minimum of three years experience in electric line work and journey status as a line technician and completion of a recognized apprenticeship in line work; graduation from a senior high school or satisfactory equivalent GED certificate.


How to Apply:

Applications may be obtained from Human Resources Dept., City Hall, P.O. Box 6, Milton-Freewater, OR 97862, (541)938-8243, or on the City’s website at  Position will remain open until filled. Disability accommodations made in the recruitment process upon request.

Posting End Date: February 19, 2018