Company Name: City of Centralia
Phone Number: (360) 330-7672
City: Centralia
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98531
Job Title: Lineman
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: June 28, 2016
Salary: 42.36
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 40
Work Time Type: Hours

Operates heavy and specialized equipment to construct and maintain Hi‑line and distribution lines.


Must be able to set, raise, and remove wooden poles; mount crossarms and other related electrical hardware.

Must be able to operates heavy and specialized equipment, including backhoe, line truck, ladder trucks, and winches.

Must be able to install underground systems; lay conduit, install primary and secondary cable, transformers, and underground terminations.

Must be able to install and remove service wire and meters.

Must be able to install, remove, and connect transformers.

Must be able to splice wire and cable.

Must be able to construct and maintain substations; installs buss and ground matt; connect and adjust switches.

Must be able to climb poles and work out of aerial equipment for stringing and removing overhead wire.

Must be able to trim trees in close proximity to energized lines.

Must be able to repair storm damage to all system circuits and equipment.

Experience Required:

High school diploma or G.E.D. is required and must be a fully qualified journeyman level lineman.


Require valid Washington State driver’s license with acceptable driving record, with CDL endorsement. CPR, first aid and flaggers cards required.



How to Apply:

Apply by submitting a complete City of Centralia application to Human Resources,

PO Box 609, Centralia, WA 98531, email application to or fax to (360)330-7673

go to our website to find application and full job description

Posting End Date: July 27, 2016