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Employment Opportunities2018-10-01T10:36:46+00:00

Journey Lineworker

Owatonna Public Utilities is seeking a journey lineworker. The successful candidate will safely perform electric distribution system construction and maintenance work on an electric de-energized and energized 12,700 volt distribution system serving 12,000+ customers.  Assists in the training and instruction of Apprentice Lineworkers.   Provides timely restoration of electric services to customers.

Qualifications for this position are:    

  • Electric Lineworker Technical Certificate/Degree is required.
  • Two (2) years performing electric distribution system construction and  maintenance work as a Journey Lineworker at an electric utility company is required. 
  • Minnesota Class “A” Commercial Drivers’ License is required.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel is desired.
  • Work experience with Aerial Lift truck, Digger Derrick truck, trencher, skid loader, trench box, mini exavator 2-way radio is desired.
  • Position is on stand-by rotation with a 20 minute response time requirement.

Fill out and sign an  application (0.2 MB) and all the  appropriate forms (53 KB) and return to OPU’s Human Resource Department.  Salary range is $37.35/hr – $42.08/hr.  Applications will be reviewed as received.  Position is open until filled.

See the complete job description for more information.