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Journeyman Lineman

Website Orcas Power and Light Cooperative

Wage or Salary:
$54.33 per hour

OPALCO is seeking a certified Journeyman Lineman to join our co-op team serving the San Juan Islands of Northwest Washington State. Position performs a wide range of work including construction, maintenance and operation of our overhead and underground transmission and distribution system; operation of equipment; and some interaction with co-op members. Will work closely with home crew of five linemen and also travel to other islands, working with two other small crews. Pay starts at $54.33/hour with the opportunity for up to two weeks of paid standby time each month in addition to overtime. This is a full-time, bargaining unit position. Visit to find out how to apply.


Additional Information:

Island living comes with many perks: the pristine marine environment provides a moderate year-round climate and lots of outdoor recreation opportunities; our small, rural communities provide a close-knit and safe place to raise a family; and our schools (preschool through community college), libraries and summer programs are top notch. Thanks to OPALCO’s wholly-owned subsidiary, Rock Island, there is now robust broadband coverage throughout the islands for access to telecommuting, continuing education and connection to online resources.

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