Journeyman Lineman

 

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 bwatson@bhcec.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.

 

 

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Download Big Horn County Electric Employment Application