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Avista Utilities

Avista Utilities Lineman Jobs



Hiring: Groundmen, Apprentices, and Journeymen

Current Lineman Openings:


Avista Utilities is hiring lineman. Avista Utilities provide energy services and electricity to 360,000 customers and natural gas to 321,000 customers in a service territory that covers 30,000 square miles in eastern Washington, northern Idaho and parts of southern and eastern Oregon, with a population of 1.5 million.

Avista Utilities Lineman Pay and Salary Information

Average Avista Utilities Lineperson hourly pay in the United States is approximately $50.24. Benefits are medical, dental, life and disability insurance, and retirement plan.

Lineman Apprenticeships at Avista Utilities

The lineworker apprentice at Avista Utilities is responsible for a variety of tasks and accepts assignments from Line Supervisor on shift and shall be assigned to work directly with a 1st Class Lineman. Learns to perform those tasks required in the construction, maintenance or operation of electrical power transmission and distribution facilities. Lineman Apprentice I shall be assigned to a Line Supervisor on 1 of 4 rotating shift schedule: midnight to 08:00 a.m.; 08:00 a.m. to 04:00 p.m.; and 04:00 p.m. to midnight and a swing-shift.

Avista Utilities Journeyman Lineman Jobs

Journeyman lineman at Avista Utilities constructs, maintains, and repairs overhead and underground transmission lines. Performs site preparation tasks, including digging holes or trenches, installing anchors, climbing poles, and using equipment like digger derricks, aerial lifts, pulling and tensioning equipment, forklifts, and dump trucks. Being a Lineman installs wire and cable. Follows all safety regulations and procedures.

Avista Utilities Lineman Job Hiring Process

A Lineman at Avista Utilities Requires valid commercial driver's license (CDL), first aid certification, competency in CPR and pole top rescue and working of 2 years experience.

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