Apprentice Lineman

• The majority of the work is performed in the field with limited office duties also required
• This position reports to the Lead Electrical Lineworker(s) for daily assignments and field work activities
• Accurately track and assign job materials and equipment time to work orders
• Install, remove, operate and maintain the following
• Overhead and underground primary and secondary distribution materials, including but not limited to wires, cables, poles, transformers, disconnects, fusing, switchgear, pedestals, anchors and guys.15kV rated equipment within the electric substations
• SPU owned streetlighting facilities, including poles, wires, and fixtures for both LED and high-pressure sodium lighting
• Perform all duties required to reliably terminate underground cable
• Perform troubleshooting, power restoration and damage reparation duties when necessary in a safe, reliable and
time efficient manner
• Operate and maintain job related equipment, including but not limited to backhoes, bucket trucks, trenchers, cranes, pickups, skid steers, compressors, and fault finders
• Clean, restock and prepare trucks for the following work day
• Work is primarily performed in field, near moving parts and in the outside weather conditions
• The employee will be exposed to wet and/or humid conditions, extreme heat, and vibration
• Requires ability to perform heavy manual labor for extended periods under unfavorable weather conditions
• The employee may occasionally lift and/or move objects up to 100 pounds


Starting Hourly Rate = 

Generous paid time off included and negotiable.

Benefits Available after 90 days Full Time Employment: (Thorough explanations in Handbook) 

  • Retirement = 401K (matched %)
  • Health Benefit = Monthly stipend
  • Quarterly Tool Bonus
  • PTO for Paid Holidays 
  • Supplemental Insurance Contribution

Out of Town Benefits  

  • Out of Town Pay Increase (Per Bid)
  • Per Diem 
  • Meals
  • Lodging
  • Drive time included as long as it’s included in the bid.
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