High school diploma or equivalent. Successful completion of the North Carolina apprenticeship program or equivalent program leading to full qualification as a journeyman lineman with a minimum of 1-year experience as an Apprentice Lineman IV.
possess knowledge of RUS specifications and proficiency in all phases of line construction and maintenance
be able to work with diverse membership and general public and possess excellent communication skills
ability to acquire and maintain a valid NC commercial driver’s license and to operate a motorized vehicle without assistance
have physical ability to climb poles of 25 feet and greater heights
possess the physical strength to lift up to 60 pounds without external assistance
Additional Salary Information: Dependent on experience.
About Haywood Electric Membership Cooperative
As a member-owned electric cooperative, Haywood Electric Membership Corporation understands that people make all the difference. Our employees are the heart and soul of everything we do and work tirelessly to provide our members with safe, affordable, and reliable electrical service. We treat our employees like family because they are family. If you want to make a difference in your community and join our family, we encourage you to discover the many benefits of working for Haywood EMC.