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Journeyman Lineman

  • Full Time
  • Truckee, Calif.
  • Salary: $59 per hour
  • Posting End Date: October 1, 2021

Website Truckee Donner Public Utilities District

Wage or Salary:
$59 per hour


The Truckee Donner Public Utility District (Truckee Donner PUD) is looking to fill a Journeyman Lineman position.

Under direct supervision of the Electric Foreman and the general supervision of the Electric Operations Manager, the Journeyman Lineman constructs, operates, and maintains the electric power systems within the District.   Please click the link for a full job description of essential duties and qualifications.

Truckee Donner PUD

Truckee Donner PUD is a not-for-profit, community owned utility governed by locally elected Board of Directors.

Headquartered in historic Truckee, CA, in the incomparably beautiful Lake Tahoe Region, the Truckee Donner PUD is one of the most stable and progressive utility districts anywhere. With roots dating to 1927, the Truckee Donner PUD provides sustainable, reliable, and high-quality water and electric services to over 13,000 electric customers and over 12,500 water customers in greater Truckee, a service area of 45.5 square miles.


To provide reliable, high quality water and electrical power services while meeting customer demand, and to manage District resources in a safe, open, responsible, environmentally sound manner at the lowest practical cost. See About Us for additional details.

Minimum Qualifications:

To be qualified for this position a candidate must have a high school diploma, successful completion of the Electric Lineman Apprenticeship program, thorough knowledge of power system facilities including substations, switchgear, protective devices and primary and secondary electrical distribution equipment and thorough knowledge of principles and practices of power system operation, maintenance and construction standards.   A candidate must have a valid class A CDL drivers license, be CPR & First Aid certified, have the ability to climb power poles and structures without the aid of man-lift equipment, and ability to perform pole top, vault, and bucket rescue within OSHA standards.


Medical, dental, vision

Paid time off, 11 paid holidays, 12 annual sick days a year

Group life and disability insurance

CalPERS Retirement

Alternate work schedules


Application screening will be part of the selection process. Based on the application screening, those candidates with the most relevant qualifications will be invited to an oral interview.

Qualified and interested applicants are encouraged to complete and submit a District Employment Application (available at  This position will remain open until filled.

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