Iowa Association of Electric Cooperatives

Lineman or Apprentice Lineman - Pella Cooperative Electric Association, Pella

Date Posted
February 3, 2021
Full Time

Job Details

About Pella Cooperative Electric
Based in Pella, Iowa, Pella Cooperative Electric serves 3,200 homes and businesses across five counties in south-central Iowa. USA Today says Pella is the #3 best place to live in the U.S. As an employee, you will get top-notch benefits, pleasant workspace, and a thriving team culture.

The cooperative encourages employees to enjoy a work life balance that promotes personal health, well-being and family life. Join us for challenging work and great benefits. We are looking for a talented candidate, for immediate hire, who wants to achieve great success, while enjoying a happy personal life.

Position Summary:
This position will work closely with our team to develop the knowledge, ability, and other qualifications to perform the duties of a Lineman or Apprentice Lineman. The work will involve overhead and underground power line construction and maintenance.



A Lineman or Apprentice Lineman must have the ability to safely drive and operate trucks and heavy equipment, and the ability to operate and direct aerial lift equipment. Applicant must meet the physical requirements of the job which include heavy lifting and operating machinery; also required to meet all safety requirements set forth by Pella Cooperative Electric’s Operating Procedures along with OSHA and ANSI standards.

Required Education/Experience:

  • High school diploma, GED certificate or equivalent.
  • Diploma from an accredited Power Lineman school or competency with electric distribution system attained through experience.
  • Valid Class A CDL.
  • If hired, must reside within 5 miles or 10 minutes from Cooperative headquarters.
  • Previous utility experience is a plus.


Contact Information

How to Apply

Email or mail your resume and cover letter to:
Pella Cooperative Electric Association
Attn: Jolyn Hartson
P.O. Box 106 Pella, IA. 50219

Deadline: March 5, 2021


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