CVEA will provide a $20,000 sign on incentive to the selected candidate, payable based on the schedule below. This payment is subject to applicable federal taxes and satisfaction of conditions of employment.
Upon hire $10,000
1 year anniversary $5,000
2 year anniversary $5,000
Essential Functions and Responsibilities:
Provides prompt, efficient, reliable, and courteous service in the construction and maintenance of rural electric distribution and transmission lines
Performs all essential functions and responsibilities in a safe and efficient manner using industry best practices
Requires attendance at all assignments and job sites and the ability to understand and adhere to all safety standards
Upon hire, reside in the district in which normally assigned to work (Glennallen)
High school diploma or equivalent
Must have completed an approved electrical lineman apprentice program
Must have at least four (4) years' practical experience and have passed the IBEW, or other equal examination, required for this classification
Possess, or qualify for and obtain, a Class "A" commercial driver's license
Possess, or obtain within 30 days, a current Alaska Certificate of Fitness for power lineman
Perform CPR and pole top rescue
Pay per negotiated CBA with IBEW 1547
This position is based in Glennallen, which is located in the Copper River Basin in South Central Alaska. With mountain ranges and rivers all around, Glennallen is an excellent place to live for those who love the outdoors, hunting, fishing, and adventure. Being on the road system makes the are easily accessible from Anchorage, Alaska's largest city.
About Copper Valley Electric
CVEA is a standalone electric utility that serves the Copper River Basin and Valdez areas of Alaska.