Journeyman Lineman or Apprentice Lineman
Applicant will be responsible for constructing, maintaining and repairing transmission and distribution lines and must be willing to train, have the ability to climb poles and hold or be able to obtain a valid Class A CDL. Lineman are required to serve rotating call schedule and must be able to respond to outages within 30 minutes. Completion of approved apprenticeship program and journeyman lineman certification beneficial. Drug testing, criminal background check and clean driving record are required of all employees. Applications and resumes accepted from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. at Butler Rural Electric Cooperative’s office, 3888 Stillwell Beckett Road in Oxford, OH 45056. Applications and resumes can also be sent by e-mail to [email protected].
Rural electrification offers a wide variety of career opportunities. These range from technical occupations such as engineering, construction and line work, to positions in clerical, secretarial, financial and administrative areas. Also important are member services, public and community relations and energy management.
These jobs require varying degrees of skill, education, personal qualities and experience. They also offer different personal and monetary rewards, and varying opportunities for on-the-job training and advancement. The cooperatives themselves vary greatly in size and type, from a small distribution cooperative with fewer than 25 employees, to a large generation and transmission system with more than 1000 employees. The average distribution cooperative employs about 50-60 persons.
For a listing of open positions at other rural electric cooperatives click here.
Applications are only accepted when a job opening is available and advertised in the local newspapers. Resumes are accepted at all times and are kept on file for a six month period.
Submit resume to:
c/o Julie Abbott
Butler Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc.
3888 Stillwell Beckett Road
Oxford, OH 45056
E-mail: [email protected]
Job Shadowing/Career Days
The cooperative is very supportive of student activities and assignments. Please contact the cooperative at 513-867-4400 if you would like us to be a part of your school's Career Day or if you would like to spend some time "on-the-job" to get a first hand look at job opportunities within an electric cooperative.
Statement of Nondiscrimination
Butler Rural Electric Cooperative, Inc., 3888 Stillwell Beckett Road, Oxford, Ohio is the recipient of Federal financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA). The USDA prohibits discrimination in all its programs and activities on the basis of race, color, national origin, age, disability, and where applicable, sex, marital status, familial status, parental status, religion, sexual orientation, genetic information, political beliefs, reprisal, or because all or part of an individual’s income is derived from any public assistance program. (Not all prohibited bases apply to all programs.) Persons with disabilities who require alternative means for communication of program information (Braille, large print, audiotape, etc.) should contact USDA’s TARGET Center at (202) 720-2600 (voice and TDD). To file a complaint of discrimination, write to USDA, Director, Office of Civil Rights, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, or call toll free (866) 632-9992 (voice) or (800) 877-8339 (TDD) or (866) 377-8642 (relay voice users). USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.