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Journeyman Lineman - Klamath Falls, Oregon (Local 659) *5k Sign-On Bonus* - 104913

Date: Mar 29, 2021

Location: Klamath Falls, OR, US, 97146

Company: PacifiCorp

Join our team!

PacifiCorp is seeking customer-centric candidates to grow and sustain our commitment to a culture of customer service excellence, environmental sustainability and diversity, equity and inclusion. 

Our Opening

Pacific Power’s Klamath Area has an opening for a journeyman lineman to join their team located in Klamath Falls, OR (Oregon’s City of Sunshine.)  The district covers approximately 3,440 square miles in both Oregon and California.  Work includes new installations, maintenance and troubleshooting on transmission and distribution electrical systems overhead and some underground.  The Klamath Area is home to Crater Lake National Park, Lava Beds National monument, numerous wildlife refuges, and the largest body of freshwater by surface area in Oregon.  If you like hunting, fishing, boating, camping, hiking and other outdoor activities, meet the requirements below and want to join a professional hard working team, please submit your application.

 

Immediate opening for Journeyman Lineman with an hourly wage rate of $51.41  In addition to a competitive hourly wage, this position offers enhanced extension of workday premiumsenriched Saturday and Sunday pay premiums20% standby pay premium, tool allowance and comprehensive group health benefits and 401(k) matching.

 

**For qualified candidates, the Company will offer a $15,000 relocation award for required moving related expenses.

Requirements

  • Journeyman Lineman certification
  • Must possess formal hot stick training and experience
  • Must possess or be able to obtain, a Class A Commercial Driver's License
  • Required to pass a post-offer pre-placement physical capacity screening, conducted by a licensed physical therapist, to assure the candidate meets the physical demands of the job. The screening, which is at the company’s expense, will only assess the identified physical demands of the job.
  • High school diploma or high school equivalency required

 

Physical Demands

Job duties of the Journeyman Lineman require sustained, awkward positions/postures including bending and twisting at the waist and neck; reaching forward, to the side, across the body and overhead.  Lifting requirements in excess of 75 lbs. and pushing and pulling in excess of 100 lbs. is required.  Forceful grip and pinch; manipulation of small objects; balancing on one or both legs during dynamic activities; manipulation of large objects during activities requiring balance and sustained awkward postures is required.

Power Your Greatness at Pacific Power

Pacific Power proudly serve more than 773,000 customers in 243 communities across Oregon, Washington and California.  We’ve been serving customers for over 100 years, and while a lot has changed during that time, our commitment to innovation has only grown stronger.Pacific Power proudly serve more than 773,000 customers in 243 communities across Oregon, Washington and California.  We’ve been serving customers for over 100 years, and while a lot has changed during that time, our commitment to innovation has only grown stronger.

 

If you’re devoted to quality of life and the great outdoors, then our opening in Klamath Falls, Oregon is for you! With year-round outdoor activities including fishing, hunting, boating, camping and hiking within minutes of your front door Klamath Falls provides warm summers and variable winters.  Home to Crater Lake National Park, Lava Beds National monument, numerous wildlife refuges, and the largest body of freshwater by surface area in Oregon, Klamath Falls has been named the city of sunshine, averaging 290 days of sunshine each year.

Additional Information

Req ID: 104913 
Company Code: PacifiCorp
Primary Location: Klamath Falls 
Department: Pacific Power 
Schedule: No Selection 
Personnel Subarea: IBEW 659 
Hiring Range: 51.41 

 

Employees must be able to perform the essential functions of the position with or without an accommodation.


At PacifiCorp, we encourage everyone to work together. We embrace diversity and value the distinct perspectives of all our employees. We strive to cultivate a workplace that connects each employee to the organization and enables all individuals to participate and contribute to their full potential.  


It is PacifiCorp's policy to provide and promote equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants in accordance with local, state and federal laws and regulations governing personnel activities. In accordance with federal guidelines, PacifiCorp is committed to a program of affirmative action. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, national origin, sexual orientation or gender identity.


All offers of employment are contingent upon the successful completion of a background check and drug screening.


Nearest Major Market: Portland Oregon

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