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Apprentice Linemen

Posted February 23, 2024

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Wild Rice Electric Cooperative is seeking three (3) apprentice linemen to join the operations team for the upcoming season. This position is seasonal with an expected start date on or around May 6, 2024 with an end date of no greater than 1,000 worked hours.

The seasonal apprentice will perform duties and responsibilities under the direction of the line superintendent, line foreman or lead lineman assisting in the construction, operation, and maintenance of structures, lines and equipment of the distribution and transmission facilities of the cooperative in a safe, reliable and timely manner which will provide members with safe, reliable service. They must have first aid card and be willing to comply with the cooperative’s basic operating safety rules as well as understand the latest National Safety Code clearance requirements.

Under the direction of the line superintendent, line foreman or lead lineman and within scope of apprenticeship:
Experiences and Requirements:
Wild Rice Electric is a member-owned electric distribution cooperative located in Mahnomen, Minn. The cooperative manages 3,644 miles of line and serves 11,874 members in Mahnomen County and portions of the five surrounding counties. The cooperative employs 40 smart, dedicated and fun employees.

Applications will be accepted through Friday, March 8, 2024. The position will remain open until filled. Please send cover letter and resume to Human Resources, Wild Rice Electric Cooperative Inc., PO Box 438, Mahnomen MN 56557 or email to lboreen@wildriceelectric.com.
Wild Rice is an equal opportunity provider and employer.

Apprentice Linemen job application available here.