Journeyman Lineman

City of Yuma, Colo.

The City of Yuma, Colo., Electric Department has an immediate opening for a journeyman lineman. Compensation: $35.50 to $38.17 hourly, DOQ. The City of Yuma (pop. 3,524) is located about 150 miles northeast of the Denver metro area. Under the direction of the electric superintendent, the journeyman lineman is responsible for the operation, maintenance, and construction of a 7,200/12,470 distribution system; including overhead and underground. The successful candidate will have completed an accredited Journeyman Lineman apprenticeship program, obtained a journeyman’s license, and have at least three years of increasingly responsible experience in an electric utility. Candidates must also possess or be able to obtain a Class A CDL license and be insurable under the City’s insurance policy. The position will be required to take an on-call rotation. Pre-employment requirements will include a written skills test, a criminal background check, and drug and alcohol screening.  A City employment application is required. The City of Yuma is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information or to receive an application, contact Scott Moore, city manager, or John Prettyman, electrical superintendent, at (970) 848-3878 x 2112, email at j.prettyman@yumacolo.org, or by U.S. mail at City of Yuma, PO Box 265, 320 South Main Street, Yuma, CO 80759. The position will remain open until filled.