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Apprentice/Journeyman Line Worker

Eastern Maine Electric Cooperative is seeking an apprentice or experienced line worker to live and work in the Calais area.  Prior experience is preferred but not necessary; EMEC offers an apprentice training program. 
Applicants must have a safe driving record and be able to obtain a Class 1 license within 1 year of hiring. 
Applicant must be able to:
  • Perform tasks that involve construction and maintenance of overhead and underground electric distribution line;
  • Work at elevated heights;
  • Work for long periods standing, climbing, bending, reaching, pulling and being in awkward positions;
  • Work in adverse weather conditions and at all hours of the day;
  • Regularly lift 80 to 100 pounds;
  • Work in noisy environments; and
  • Follow safety rules and regulations.
Applicants must be highly motivated and possess a high degree of initiative.  A company physical will be required for the successful applicant. Please send resume/application and references by May 14, 2021. 


Eastern Maine Electric Cooperative, Inc.
Attn: Human Resources
21 Union St​
P.O. Box 425
Calais, Maine 04619
Fax (207) 454-8376
Eastern Maine Electric is an equal opportunity provider and employer





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