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Line Working Foreman - Local 57 (Salt Lake City, UT) - #108992

Date: Feb 27, 2023

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, US, 84116

Company: PacifiCorp


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

IBEW Local 57 Bid Board


57 Bid# 108992-198.   Posted 10/03/2022.   Will close 10/11/2022.                                                 **2ND POSTING**


Shift:   M-F 0730-1600


Location:   SLC


Note: An employee who bids/bumps a job successfully and accepts it will be obligated to move to the new job and live within a reasonable distance from their headquarters.



As a Line Working Foreman you will install, maintain and repair all transmission and distribution electrical systems and associated  equipment, both overhead and underground, while utilizing line trucks, aerial boom, lifts and wire pulling equipment.  Maintenance of lines and serices will require pole climbing, hot sticking, and working out of the truck mounted bucket lifts to construct, repair or maintain line equipment or string, splice and sag wire on live or dead circuits.  Operates switches, cutouts and uses grounding devices to work on de-energized lines and equipment.  You may train and direct the work of a trainee in the trade.


Minimum qualifications for this position include:

  • High School Diploma, GED, or proof of equivalent.
  • Completion of a formal training program for a Journeyman Lineman.
  • Must meet examining board review of skills and experience. 
  • Journeyman Lineman certification or testing through IBEW Local 57.
  • Must possess a Class A Commercial Driver's License.

This position may require 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 will assess only the identified physical demands of the job being applied for.   "Please note, persons transferring within the same job classifications where the physical demands are the same (as determined by the job's physical demands analysis), will not need a physical capacity test."   Physical Demands The job duties of Lineman require lifting in excess of 75 lbs from floor to waist and waist to overhead, carrying in excess of 75 lbs with both hands, and pushing and pulling in excess of 100 lbs of exertional force.  Job duties of the 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.  Additional requirements of the Lineman position include 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


  • Preference will be given to applicants who have 5 or more years experience as a Journeyman Lineman

Additional Information

Req Id: 108992

Company Code:  PacifiCorp

Primary Location: Salt Lake City, UT

Department: Rocky Mountain Power

Schedule: Full-time (M-F - 07:30 - 16:00)

Personnel Subarea: Non-Exempt

Hiring Range: $55.25


Benefits: Health care, retirement, paid time off, tuition assistance, paid short-term and long-term disability, paid bereavement leave. For more information, please visit: 

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

At PacifiCorp, we celebrate diversity, equity and inclusion. PacifiCorp is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion or religious creed, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status (except as required by law), gender (including gender identity and expression), sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, veteran or military status, familial or parental status, marital status or any other category protected by applicable local, state or U.S. federal law.

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

Nearest Major Market: Salt Lake City

Career Segment: Electrical, Equity, Engineering, Finance