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Journeyman Lineman


United Electric Co-op, Inc. is an electric distribution cooperative located in Heyburn, ID. The cooperative serves 6,000 meters on a system of over 550 miles of distribution line. United Electric has an immediate opening for a Journeyman Lineman.


This position will work as a member of a line crew and perform skilled tasks with adherence to safety specifications and in accordance with standard trade practices in construction, operation, and maintenance of overhead and underground electric distribution system and substations. The position requires rubber-glove hot work. The position is required to be available for on call rotation and must be able to work hours required, any shift assigned, weekends and holidays if necessary. The position works under the direction of a line crew foreman.

Journeyman Lineman certification is required. High school diploma or GED required; additional education desirable; knowledge of metering and electrician experience desirable. Applicant must be able to obtain a Commercial Driver’s License in Idaho. Applicant will be required to pass a pre-employment physical and drug screening test.

Please see the detailed job description for Journeyman Lineman.


Salary range $35.21 - $44.15 hour.  Excellent benefits package including a comprehensive health plan, 401k, and NRECA retirement plan. 

How to Apply

Submit application, resume, and cover letter to Penny West at United Electric Co-op, Inc., 1330 21st St, Heyburn, ID 83336 or Applications will be accepted until 5:00pm March 2, 2018.                                                                                                                                                                                      

Contact Penny West at 208.679.2222 with questions.


United Electric Employment Application

Lineman Job Description

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