Are you a Lineman that is looking for a place to call home? 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.
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The Lineman is responsible for 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.
Must have successfully completed 7000 hours in the Apprentice Lineman training program. Must possess and be able to retain a "Class A" commercial driver's license. If hired, must also reside within 25 miles of the cooperative's headquarters in Grawn, MI. (Traverse City Area) Please do not apply if you do not meet these requirements. Must also be readily available to respond to system outages after normal work hours.
Must be computer proficient. Must be of the highest integrity, dependable, patient and strong in customer relations.