Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative has immediate openings in our Lone Tree and Wilton locations for journeyman linemen.
Responsibilities include but not limited to: performance of all skills and labor required in construction, operation and maintenance of Cooperative transmission and distribution lines; to have full knowledge and responsibility of locating and eliminating any trouble which may develop on the lines of the Cooperative; to work on lines either dead or energized at voltages up to the maximum voltage of the system; to perform similar and less skilled work as required to the end that effective service is furnished to Cooperative members; and to carry an equitable share of the workload.
Must be high school graduate or equivalent. Graduate of a line school and have successfully completed a certified apprenticeship program. Must possess a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License. Must possess the necessary skills required to accomplish tasks assigned.
Background and pre-employment physical and illegal substance test is required.
About Eastern Iowa Light & Power Cooperative
Eastern Iowa REC is a distribution electric utility, serving the rural portions of 12 counties in eastern Iowa along the Mississippi River. Our service territory stretches from Sabula in the north, to Burlington in the south, and Iowa City to the west. Eastern Iowa REC has offices in DeWitt, Lone Tree and Wapello. Our headquarters are in Wilton, Iowa.
Eastern Iowa REC provides affordable, reliable, and safe electrical service to rural customers. The Cooperative serves a diverse membership that includes traditional farm operations, rural housing areas, industrial and commercial developments, and recreational facilities.