BIG HORN COUNTY ELECTRIC COOPERATIVE, INC. of Hardin, MT, has an opening for a Journeyman lineman at our Lodge Grass service center. Applicants must have or be able to obtain a Montana CDL, have completed a recognized four year apprenticeship program; be proficient in operating digger derricks, bucket trucks, trenchers, underground locating and fault finding equipment; be in physical condition to carry out the work associated with overhead and underground power lines; be willing to work in extreme conditions such as heat, cold, wind, rain, snow, at all hours and be on a rotating “On Call” list; have experience in rubber gloving, the operation of OCR’s and regulators, underground and overhead distribution lines. Having a positive safety minded attitude and being a “team player” is a must. We may be willing to hire an apprentice.
The successful applicant will be required to live within 15 minutes driving time of work, take a pre-employment physical and drug test, and be on a 6 month probationary period.
We are a farming/ranching community serving rural residents, including three phase irrigation and pumping loads, an oil field, and some small and large commercial loads in Big Horn County, Montana and a small part of North Central Wyoming.
BHCEC offers a competitive salary and an excellent benefits program.
Send resume to: Bill Watson, Lodge Grass District Supervisor, Big Horn County Electric Cooperative, INC., PO Box 410, Hardin, MT 59034 or email@example.com (406)639-2341. A company employment application with references will be required along with work history dating back five years. Position will be open until filled.