As an apprentice lineman you will work under close supervision as you develop the knowledge, ability and other qualifications to perform the duties of a Journeyman Lineman. You will perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled tasks in the construction, maintenance and repair of Midwest Energy & Communication's distribution system and perform other duties as assigned. This work may involve operating digger derricks, bucket trucks, etc. This position is subject to mandatory after-hours work. The Apprentice Lineman is a learning position and assists in the duties specified below. The successful candidate will complete a four year, seven step program to become an electric lineman.
Key responsibilities include:
This position is subject to mandatory after-hours work and all other duties as assigned.
In the 1930s, Midwest Energy & Communications (MEC) began to bring power and light to the rural space when the large utility providers wouldn’t. Today’s MEC embraces that same spirit, transforming the rural space by delivering first-in-class innovations and solutions where others won’t. We bring comfort and convenience in the form of across our service territory in southwest and southeast Michigan. But there’s a constant energy at MEC and it’s much bigger than the services we provide. It’s a buzz felt wherever our employees gather, whether in the office or in the field. Because we genuinely like each other. We help each other solve problems. We boost each other up. And at the end of the day, we gather for fun and share stories about our work and home lives. We’ve worked hard to build a culture we’re proud of, a culture that values taking care of each other, collaborating on new ideas and standing up for our rural community. We’re excited about the work we do and who we get to do that work with. We’re MEC. With us, it’s all about the energy.
Midwest Energy & Communications is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applicants are considered for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, ancestry, marital or veteran status.