Temporary Journey-level Lineperson

Company Name: City of Ellensburg
Phone Number: (509) 962-7220
City: Ellensburg
State/Provence: Washington
Zip: 98926
Job Title: Temporary Journey-level Lineperson
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Linecrew
Posting Start Date: February 27, 2018
Salary: $66.42
Salary Per: Per Hour
Work Time: 5
Work Time Type: Days

Recruitment Description: This is a temporary position with no benefits expected to last approximately 5 to 6 months.  This position consists of construction, maintenance, inspection, and operation of overhead and underground electrical distribution system, energized or de-energized, in accordance with applicable City practices and safety regulations.  This position reports to the Line Foreperson.

The person in this position will earn paid sick leave at a rate of one (1) hour for every paid forty (40) hours worked.  Employees are eligible to begin using accrued paid sick leave on the ninetieth (90th) calendar day after the commencement of his/her employment.

Salary: For 2017 = $66.42/hour per working contract which is based on construction rate and construction fringe benefits.

The City of Ellensburg is required by federal regulation to administer a testing program for controlled substance and alcohol use for employees required to have and maintain a Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).  This position is covered under the City of Ellensburg Substance Abuse Testing Policy

Experience Required:

Qualifications:  High School Diploma or equivalent; completion of three-year apprentice program and one-year experience at journey-level lineperson. Must possess a valid State driver’s license including class A CDL with air brakes; First aid & CPR/AED card, Journeyperson Lineperson’s certification; have ability to obtain a Washington State flagging card.

How to Apply:

Please visit the employment section of our website to access our employment application, www.ci.ellensburg.wa.us.  Resumes will not be accepted in lieu of our completed application form.  This position will be open until filled.  Applications will be reviewed as they are received.  EOE/M/F/D/V.

Posting End Date: March 27, 2018