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Liberty Utilities Journeyman Lineman (North Lake Tahoe) in Tahoe Vista, California

Journeyman Lineman (North Lake Tahoe)


Title:Journeyman Lineman (North Lake Tahoe)


Subsidiary:Liberty Utilities

Department:Operations & Maintenance

Location:Tahoe Vista, CA

Country:United States

Zip/Postal Code:96148



Our vision is to be the utility company most admired by customers, communities and investors for our people, passion and performance.


A Lineman may be assigned to work with and under the general direction of a Troubleman and when assigned the type of work they will perform and the method of supervision shall be governed by the rules with respect to the Troubleman classification. Other general duties assigned in the line of progression.


  • May work alone or as a member of a two-person unit without supervision, doing work including:

  • Framing poles

  • Pre-assembling material

  • Patrolling and inspecting pole and tower lines

  • Testing and inspecting poles

  • Repairing risers and ground molding

  • Pulling slack in anchor guys

  • Replacing guy guards

May work without supervision, when the second man in such unit is a one (1)year apprentice Lineman or higher, doing work which shall include:

  • Taking primary distribution voltage readings

  • Installing Cooperative-owned customer outdoor lighting service and street light fixtures including making connections on circuits with voltage below 750 volts

  • Installing all types of customer services including risers and terminal connections when the service is to be underground, complete with setting self-contained meters; and

  • Is required to drive the line truck and operate the fixed and attached equipment. May be required to keep time cards and material records.

Education & Experience

  • Must have a valid driver's license.

  • Able to perform all classes of transmission and distribution line work.

  • Background of apprenticeship and experience and is qualified to perform these duties with skill and efficiency.

An employee in charge of a contract line crew during emergency situations as defined by the Company shall be paid the Line Working Foreman (Electrical Overhead) applicable rate of pay

The distribution business group (Liberty Utilities) provides rate regulated water, electricity and natural gas utility services to over 750,000+ customers in the United States. The transmission business group invests in rate regulated electric transmission and natural gas pipeline systems in the United States and Canada.


Company paid Pension

401K Plan with employer match

Share purchase/match plan

Generous time off program

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Free refreshments

Top Talent Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

We are passionate about building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role, and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success.

We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each employee to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please notify the Talent Acquisition Team.