Arrowhead Cooperative is looking for a Communications Lineworker to add to the Cooperative team. Arrowhead Cooperative owns approximately 550 miles of electric distribution facilities and 750 miles of fiber optic cable facilities which provide internet, voice and other services to our members and subscribers in Cook County, MN. This position will support the fiber optic plant.
Duties include providing maximum service to the subscriber base by assuring the highest possible degree of fiber optic construction and line maintenance, which will provide for continuity of service to the subscribers, and maximum safety for employees and the general public. They will assist in the installation, troubleshooting and repair of failures of underground/overhead fiber optic cable as well as subscriber premise installation and technical troubleshooting.
Must be willing to serve on a paid standby rotation as well as work overtime as needed. Priority given for a candidate holding a valid Minnesota Commercial Drivers License. Must be able to establish a good working relationship with crew members and management as well as have a working knowledge of overhead and underground fiber construction and splicing and willingness to work on overhead lines by both bucket truck and pole climbing.