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East River Electric Power Co-op

East River Electric Power Co-op Lineman Jobs



Hiring: Groundmen, Apprentices, and Journeymen

Current Lineman Openings:


East River Electric Cooperative is hiring lineman. East River Electric is a not-for-profit generation and transmission cooperative with a main campus located in Madison, South Dakota. East River Electric Power Co-op deliver wholesale power to our members, which include 24 rural electric distribution cooperatives and one municipally-owned electric system in eastern South Dakota and western Minnesota.

East River Electric Power Co-op Lineman Pay and Salary Information

Average East River Electric Power Cooperative, Inc. Lineperson hourly pay is approximately $23.16 per hour. East River Electric Power Co-op give medical plan options that pair with a health savings account, disability, life insurance and other supplemental options.

Lineman Apprenticeships at East River Electric Power Co-op

The apprentice lineworkers at East Power Co-Op works under general supervision of the Foreman the Lineman performs skilled line work in the operation, maintenance and repair of overhead and underground electrical distribution and transmission systems. Learn and assist with operating, inspecting, and maintaining aerial devices, digger/derricks, excavation equipment, and other electric line related equipment. Assist Journeyman class with performing distribution switching, documentation and mapping information, and perform other related duties as assigned.

East River Electric Power Co-op Journeyman Lineman Jobs

Journeyman lineman at East River Electric Power Co-op is responsible for the installation, repair and maintenance of overhead and underground electrical power lines and auxiliary equipment. This includes work from power plants to the meters of customers homes. Additionally, a lineman digs trenches for the installation of underground lines, install meters, climb poles to repair overhead lines and inspect power lines for possible repair or replacement.

East River Electric Power Co-op Lineman Job Hiring Process

East River Electric Cooperative Lineman must have the ability to climb the work, working of 3 years experience and High school diploma.

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