Journeyman Lineman Needed

Intermountain Rural Electric Association is one the largest and fastest growing Rural Electric Associations in the country — 10th largest, to be exact! We are seeking a reliable, self-motivated Journeyman Lineman to work out of our Sedalia headquarters. Don’t let the name fool you, there is nothing rural about this location! We are a little over 30 miles south of Denver so if you have always wanted to live closer to the Rocky Mountains, enjoy the great outdoors but love the city life from time to time this is the opportunity you have been waiting for!

Job Requirements

High school diploma or equivalent is required plus at least four years of apprenticeship training as a Journeyman Lineman or apprentice in the construction and maintenance of electric transmission and distribution lines. DOL certified apprenticeship program required.

A valid unrestricted class A Colorado Commercial Driver’s License and a DOT medical certificate are required and must be maintained.

Supervision is provided by the Line Superintendent to ensure that all job requirements are accomplished. A supervisor may not always be present, thus requiring independent action by the Lineman.

When working on a crew, general guidance and direction are received from the Working Foreman. When engaged in service work, the employee plans and arranges own work receiving only general direction from the Working Foreman and or the Line Superintendent.

This job requires careful and strict mental and visual attention, especially when working with high voltage lines. Basic aptitudes in numerical ability, numerical reasoning, and spatial awareness are also required. The duties and tasks require the ability to routinely lift 50 pounds and occasionally lift a maximum of 100 pounds.

What’s In It For You?

We pride ourselves in providing a work-life balance lifestyle for our linemen by offering:

Three-day weekends every other week!
8 Paid Calendar Holidays & Generous Vacation Accruals
Company Paid Medical/Dental and Vision for You and Your Family
Pension Offering and 401K match
Possible Relocation Allowance for the right candidate!

If interested, please send us your résumé, cover letter and other relevant materials via our online Job Opening Form.  You may also send your résumé to Intermountain REA, Human Resources, Post Office Drawer A, Sedalia, CO 80135.  You may also email your resume to Pre-employment drug screening and background check will be conducted.

Intermountain Rural Electric Association is an equal opportunity employer.

IREA does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, national origin, sex, age, disability, or any other status protected by law or regulation. All qualified candidates are given equal opportunity and selection decisions are based on job-related factors.