Company Name: City of Centralia
Phone Number: (360) 330-7672
City: Centralia
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98531
Job Title: Lineman
Number of Openings: 2
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: December 1, 2016
Salary: $44.23
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 5
Work Time Type: Days

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.
Valid Washington State driver’s license with acceptable driving record and CDL endorsement is required. CPR, first aid and flaggers cards required.
PLEASE NOTE: Wages posted are effective 1-1-2017

How to Apply:

Apply by submitting a complete City of Centralia application to Human Resources, PO Box 609, Centralia, WA 98531, email application or fax 360-330-7673, visit for more details.
PLEASE NOTE: Wages posted are effective 1-1-2017

Posting End Date: December 31, 2016