Journeyman LinemanBasin Electric Power Cooperative
Basin Electric Power Cooperative provides reliable, low-cost wholesale power, along with valueadded
products and services to support and unite rural America. We are a member-owned,
democratically controlled organization focused on professional excellence, social responsibility, a
culture of safety and excellent member service.
Responsible for live line maintenance using bare hand/hotstick procedures on Basin Electric Power
Cooperative (BEPC) 115 kV, 230 kV and 345 kV transmission lines, working on wood poles, steel
poles, and lattice towers up to 500 kV construction. Safely and efficiently maintains BEPC electric
power transmission lines that serve our members, participants, and customers. Maintains right-ofways
and other Cooperative assets and assist other crafts as necessary. Must be able to routinely
climb power line structures, including lattice steel towers and wood or steel poles, to heights of 225
feet and occasionally, to more than 300 feet while the lines are energized. Must be able to perform
all classes of transmission line construction, maintenance, and operation work, with emphasis on
safety, skill, and efficiency. Must have a distinct understanding of electricity, including erecting,
assembling, and splicing conductors, cables, and ropes; an understanding tension string of
conductors at a level acquired through the completion of a high school diploma or equivalent (GED
or HSED) and four years of experience with an accredited lineman apprenticeship program and
obtained a Journeyman Lineman rating. A completion of a linesman program is preferred. Must have
a valid driver’s license and be able to secure a valid Class A Commercial driver’s license in the state
employed within the first 90 days of employment.
Two positions available one in Williston, ND closing on Janaury 2, 2018 and one in Minot, ND closing
on Janaury 21, 2018.
Company offers excellent benefits package: Company provided health, dental, life, accident and
disability insurance, 401K with company match, paid sick leave and vacation, flexible spending
accounts, on-site medical services, exercise facility and much more!!!
Applicants interested in this opening should go to https://www.basinelectric.com for more
information and to apply. For questions, please contact 701-557-5402 or 701-557-5603.
Applications must be completed on the website above by the closing date.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, Individuals with Disabilities, Sexual Orientation, and Gender Identity.