Apprentice Lineman 1000-Hour Program

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Website Linn County Rural Electric Cooperative

Linn County REC is a not-for-profit distribution cooperative.

Job Title:              1000-HOUR APPRENTICE LINEMAN

Linn County REC has an immediate opening for a 1000-Hour Apprentice Lineman at our Marion Head Quarters (5695 REC Drive, Marion, IA).

Primary responsibilities:

·         Installs, replaces, or retires poles, crossarms, insulators; repairs conductors; and replaces or repairs other equipment or materials necessary

·         Installs, replaces or retires transformers, oil circuit reclosers, capacitors, voltage regulators, switches, and other related equipment

·         Repairs outages when notified

·         Other related duties as assigned

Minimum Requirements:

·         Powerline Diploma/Proof of Graduation from an Accredited Line School (10 month program or comparable education and experience).

·         Class A CDL

·         Familiarity with mapping software

Must be able to work nights and weekends; and must reside within 20 minutes from assigned office. This may transition into a full-time regular position at the conclusion of the 1000-Hour program.

To Apply: Mail or email your resume to Robin Pospisil at Linn County REC, P.O. Box 69, Marion, IA 52302- 0069 or

Applications must be received by March 31, 2022, to be valid for consideration.

Linn County Rural Electric Cooperative is an equal opportunity employer and a drug-free workplace.

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