Journeyman Lineperson

Company Name: City of Ellensburg
Phone Number: (509) 962-7220
City: Ellensburg
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98926
Job Title: Journeyman Lineperson
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: November 30, 2016
Salary: $42.44
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

The person in this position will work as a member of the line crew and will construct, maintain, inspect and operate overhead and underground electrical distribution system, energized and de-energized.The work involves the performance of skilled tasks in accordance with standard trade practices and safety regulations.

The City of Ellensburg is required by federal regulation to administer a testing program for controlled substance and alcohol use for employees required to have and maintain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL). This position is covered under the City of Ellensburg Substance Abuse Testing Policy.

Experience Required:

High School Diploma or equivalent; completion of three year apprentice program and one year experience at journey-level lineperson. Must possess a valid State driver’s license including class A CDL with air brakes; First aid & CPR/AED card, Journeyperson Lineperson’s certification; have ability to obtain a Washington State flagging card. Recent training in pole top rescue, bucket rescue, vault rescue, confined space, and trenching & excavation.

How to Apply:

To view a complete job posting including detailed duties, responsibilities, and qualifications and to print off an employment application visit our website, or call (509) 962-7220.  Resumes are accepted but not in lieu of a completed City of Ellensburg application form.  This position will close on December 21, 2016.  EOE/M/F/V/D.  Completed applications can be mailed to:  City of Ellensburg Human Resources, 501 N. Anderson Street; Ellensburg, WA 98926 or e-mailed to

Posting End Date: December 21, 2016