Apprentice Lineman - Step 2

 Job Description




Are you an aspiring Lineman that is looking for a place to build your career?  Cherryland Electric Cooperative may just be the place!  We have a reputation as an employer of choice in the area.  We offer a very competitive compensation and benefits package, state of the art technology, and a culture of innovation with a focus on safety and our members, with a strong commitment to our community.

Our Cooperative is owned by those that we serve, our members.  That is the Cooperative difference.

The Apprentice Lineman - Step 2 assists in the construction, maintenance, operations and outage restoration on the cooperative's distribution facilities in a safe and efficient manner, to assure its members of safe, reliable and affordable supply of electric energy.  The position also involves climbing poles, considerable walking and standing, frequent lifting and exposure to weather extremes.  Position also involves after hours response to system outages, therefore subject to irregular hours and overtime as required.


Must have a high school diploma or equivalent. Must also have successfully completed 1000 hours as Apprentice Lineman-Step 1 or received certification as a Utility Technician from a recognized college or technical school. PLEASE DO NOT APPLY IF YOU DO NOT HAVE THESE QUALIFICATIONS.  This position requires physical stamina and fortitude. Must be able to pass in-house climber training and qualifier evaluation to be qualified for the position. Will be required to attend apprentice school through the Joint Michigan Apprenticeship program. As a condition of employment, must be able to obtain and retain a "Class A" commercial driver's license.

Must be computer proficient.  Must be of the highest integrity, dependable, patient and strong in customer relations.

To be considered, please apply with resume AND cover letter.


Company Name:
Cherryland Electric Cooperative
Approximate Salary:
Not Specified
Traverse City, , Michigan
United States
Lineman/Lineworker - Apprentice
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
High School or equivalent
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