Journeyman Lineman - Western Iowa Power Cooperative, Denison
- Full Time
Western Iowa Power Cooperative (WIPCO) is currently seeking applications to fill a Journeyman Lineman position at our Denison, Iowa office. This position will be available immediately or until position is filled. WIPCO is a rural electric distribution cooperative with approximately 2,100 miles of line and serves nearly 3,500 members in West Central Iowa.
This position offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical and dental insurance, 401k and defined benefit pension retirement package, paid time off, and life and disability insurance. RATE OF PAY: Bargaining Unit Position: $38.61/hour.
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Deadline: Until Filled
Applicant must possess a thorough knowledge of electricity and electrical systems, ability to climb poles, and mechanical aptitude. Applicant must be able to construct and maintain both overhead and underground power lines in a safe and efficient manner. The ability to operate a bucket and digger truck, trencher, backhoe, cable plow, and various other equipment is also required.
Completion of a technical school Line Worker Program is preferred. First Aid – CPR certification, a Class A CDL and a Journeyman certificate from an approved apprenticeship are required. Pre-employment/post job offer physical examination and illegal substance test required.
Must be available during all weather conditions, to work on-call duties after hours, weekends, holidays, evening and other times outside normal work hours to assist in service restoration and/or other emergencies that may arise.
Applications are available by contacting:
Michael Akers, Operations Manager, P.O. Box 428, Denison, IA 51442
Fax: (712) 263-8655 or E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org