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City Of Ukiah
Ukiah, CA Full-time
Posted on July 25, 2019

Invites applications for Lineman $6,649-$8,081/monthly 3% COLA in September 2019.


Under general supervision, perform experienced level work in the construction and maintenance of overhead and underground lines, street lighting, and electrical distribution systems; and perform related work as assigned.

Examples of Duties:

These examples are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work performed. The examples of work performed are neither restricted to nor all-encompassing of the duties to be performed under this job title.

Knowledge Of:

 Methods, materials, and techniques of line attendant trade.
 Installation, operation, and maintenance of overhead and underground transmission and distribution lines.
 Hazard and safety measures of the trade.

Ability To:

 Climb poles and work at heights up to 80 feet for extended periods of time.
 Use independent judgment and initiative.
 Follow oral and written instructions.
 Establish and maintain cooperative relationships with those contacted in the course of work.
 Read and interpret line construction plans and written instructions.
 Apply first aid and artificial respiration.
 Use and care for the tools and equipment of the trade.
 Lift and carry fifty (50) pounds on occasions.
 Perform heavy manual labor.
 Tolerate changes in outside temperature from winter to summer and to tolerate dust, pollen, wind and rain.
 Work in confined areas, such as underground vaults and manholes, for extended periods of time.
 Hear and see at a level sufficient to perform the duties of the position.
 Work flexible hours.


Graduation from high school or GED required.


Completion of an apprenticeship program resulting in recognition as a journeyman status line attendant. Electric Utility experience preferred.

Open Until Filled.