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Journeyman Lineman/Staking Technician

  • Full Time
  • Kodiak, Alaska
  • Salary: $53.64 per hour
  • Posting End Date: July 20, 2022

Website Kodiak Electric Association, Inc.

Wage or Salary:
$53.64 per hour

Journeyman Lineman/Staking Technician, Kodiak Electric Association, Inc. (KEA) in Kodiak, Alaska.  This full-time union position will provide for the maximum utilization of electrical equipment and control apparatus used in supplying power to consumers served by the cooperative.

Applicants must qualify as an IBEW Journeyman Electrical Lineman.  Must have the equivalent of formal post secondary education in electrical theory or four or more years of formal apprenticeship training.  Hiring preference will be given to those candidates with a high school diploma and who have completed a JATC apprenticeship.  High school diploma or equivalent required.  Must have or be able to obtain a current Journeyman Power Lineman Certificate of Fitness from the State of Alaska Division of Labor Standards and Safety.

KEA offers an excellent comprehensive NRECA and IBEW benefits package. Alaska does not have a state income tax.  Signing bonus/relocation assistance offered.

Visit for a complete job description and employment application.  Email Nancy B. Sweeney, Human Resources, at for more information.  This position is open until filled.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Additional Information:

Kodiak Electric Association, Inc. (KEA) is a progressive and innovative standalone generation, transmission and distribution electric cooperative located on spectacular Kodiak Island in the Gulf of Alaska, 252 air miles southwest of Anchorage, serving approximately 6,000 meters with 388 miles of line.  The cooperative is recognized as an industry leader in implementing sustainable, renewable energy solutions with environmental stewardship, and in 2021, our renewable portfolio of hydro and wind generated 99.4% of our power.

Kodiak Island has breathtaking pristine scenic beauty, is a sportsman's paradise, and offers numerous fishing, hunting, and recreational activities.  This is the land of wild King Salmon, Sockeye Salmon, Silver Salmon, Halibut, and the great Kodiak Brown Bear.  Approximately two-thirds of the island is Natonal Wildlife Refuge.  The Port of Kodiak is consistently ranked as one of the top three fishing ports in the United States.  Alaska's Emerald Island has a mild, ever changing maritime climate.

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