Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Journeyman Lineman – Southeastern Electric – Sioux Falls Area, S.D.

Date Posted
September 21, 2022
Full Time

Job Details

Southeastern Electric Cooperative (SEC) is seeking qualified applicants to fill an open Journeyman Lineman position at its Sioux Falls Area Office.  This position works under the direct supervision of a working Foreman and is responsible for the construction, retirement, operation, and maintenance of electric distribution lines.

SEC offers competitive pay and a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

  • Medical, Life, LTD, STD, Retirement Plan, 401k Plan
  • Employer HSA contributions
  • Wellness Program Incentives
  • Vacation, Sick Leave and Holidays

SEC is an electric distribution cooperative headquartered in Marion, SD.   SEC provided electric service to approximately 22,000 members across its service territory which includes many of South Dakota’s fastest growing communities.

SEC belongs to an alliance of more than 750 Touchstone Energy cooperatives in 46 states. Touchstone Energy provides a unified face for the small businesses that own and service rural America’s 2.5 million miles of power line. By working jointly, this network of small co-ops generates services that would normally require the resources of a national corporation.

All qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability status, genetic information, veteran status, or any other legally protected status.



High school graduate or equivalent required.  A Power Line Technical Degree or related training program is required.  4 years of line work experience and certification as a Journeyman Lineman is required.  Must possess and maintain a valid South Dakota (“Class A” CDL) driver’s license. 


Contact Information

To apply for this position, or to learn more about SEC, please visit our website at  Completed applications, along with a resume, should be submitted by October 21, 2022 to:

Southeastern Electric Cooperative
Attn:  John Euchner
47077  276th Street
Lennox, SD 57039


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