Line Superintendent

Company Name: Pend Oreille Public Utility District
Phone Number: (509) 447-9095
City: Newport
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 99156
Job Title: Line Superintendent
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Management
Posting Start Date: March 6, 2017
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time Type: Hours

Public Utility District No. 1 of Pend Oreille County

Line Superintendent

Basic Responsibilities:

Supervise Crews: Prioritize and assign work assignments of crews, individuals and contractors. Schedule, inspect and evaluate performance of line crews, mechanics, warehouse and other assigned duties. Dispatch crews efficiently to respond to emergency situations, urgent requests, or damage caused by accidents or storms. Investigate and resolve customer complaints related to incomplete work or damage resulting from crew activity.  Supervises employees, including training, managing performance, assigning work, disciplining, and recommending hire and discharge.



Experience Required:

Successful applicants must have:

Knowledge of: Construction standards, practices, procedures, techniques, and materials; Collective Bargaining Agreement; Safety rules and regulations; Utility operations; and Engineering principles as they apply to line construction and maintenance.

Ability to: Supervise Line Crews; Coordinate and schedule activities; Use independent and discretionary judgment; Communicate effectively with all levels in the organization, as well as District customers; and Handle confidential information.

Experience/Education: Ten (10) years directly related electric utility experience, three (3) of which are in a lead or supervisory capacity. Valid Washington State Driver’s License.

Preferred Qualifications: BA in Engineering or Construction Science; Journeyman certification. Or a combination of both education and experience.

Working Conditions: Duties are performed in an office environment and field locations. Field locations expose the incumbent to varying weather conditions, uneven terrain and energized equipment.  Must be on call and serve as Duty Supervisor as required.

How to Apply:

An employment application are available at Please complete the online application, including a resume, cover letter. If preferred, you can email an application, along with a resume and cover letter, to:; or, mail application materials to P.O. Box 190, Newport WA 99156 Attn:  Human Resources. Position is open until filled. Starting rate of pay DOE.

Should you have any questions about the position or the application process, please contact Lloyd Clark (HR Manager) at

The District is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Posting End Date: March 24, 2017