Employment

Johnson County REMC offers an excellent opportunity for individuals seeking a challenging and rewarding career in the electric utility industry.  We offer competitive salaries along with a wide range of benefits.  Johnson County REMC is an equal opportunity employer.

APPRENTICE LINEMAN

The Johnson County Rural Electric Membership Corporation has an opening for the position of Apprentice Lineman. The Apprentice Lineman position is a bargaining unit classification and pay is based on the union contract.

Applicants for the position should have a high school diploma or its equivalent. Applicants must successfully complete the Hoosier Energy Apprentice Training School within five (5) years of assuming the position. Applicants must also hold and maintain a valid Class A, Indiana Commercial driver’s license. The CDL license must be obtained within six (6) months of accepting the position.

Job duties include learning and assisting with all phases of electric distribution system operation, maintenance and construction. This includes, but is not limited to, construction of overhead and underground primary, secondary and service lines, operation of various types of power operated equipment and installation, operations and maintenance of various types of electrical system apparatus. Overtime work, upon request, is a condition of employment for this position.

JOURNEYMAN LINEMAN

The Johnson County Rural Electric Membership Corporation has an opening for the position of Journeyman Lineman. The Journeyman Lineman position is a bargaining unit classification.

Applicants must have a high school diploma or its equivalent and completion of HEATS or other approved line apprentice program. Associate’s degree (A.A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school is preferred. Experience should include two to five years in electric utility distribution operations, including distribution system construction and maintenance. Applicant must possess and maintain a valid Indiana Commercial Driver’s License (CDL) and should reside within 30 minutes of the Johnson County REMC headquarters.

The job duties of the Journeyman Lineman include, but is not limited to the following: safely construct and maintain electric distribution lines; climb poles of all types; changing of transformers, conductors, wire, capacitors, regulators, etc.; read and interpret electronic system maps, work orders and staking sheets; be familiar with REA specifications, the National Electrical Safety Code and OSHA regarding utility distribution, line construction and service; underground construction, overhead construction and service orders; drive and operate a bucket truck, line truck, digger, trencher, forklift and other equipment; perform meter readings and disconnect/reconnects; follow proper work procedures and observe company safety rules. Overtime work, upon request, is a condition of employment for this position.

Applicants interested in applying for a position with Johnson County REMC may submit a resume and cover letter via email to hr@jcremc.com