Journeyman Lineman Jobs Forum

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Blake King

International lineman jobs

Hi, I'm looking at hopefully moving overseas for work, just not really sure where to start or if australian qualifications are relevant in any...

Blake Ozzy

Updated 3 months ago

Lineman Apprentice Questions - 1 Reply

[QUOTE who="JoeBaggaDonuts in San Dimas, California"]I will be brief. I am a married military vet with 3 kids. I am interested in breaking into the...

Bishopduvall73 in Antioch, California

Updated 9 months ago

Overseas work ( powerline construction) - 22 Replies

I am looking for work overseas. perferably around Australia, can anyone help me find a company thats working over there.???? or can anyone give me...

mrzubeirkhan in San Jose, California

Updated 16 months ago

Show me the money... - 43 Replies

What are typical journeyman lineman salaries? Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this...

mike-james21 in Anchorage, Alaska

Getting an apprentice lineman job

Hi everyone, I am currently active duty Air Force. I have about 3 and a half years left on my enlistment and would like to pursue a career as a...

Brandon7 in Manahawkin, New Jersey

On Call

For the past few months I have seriously been considering the trade of being a lineman. Currently I am still employed by the Air Force and still have...

jimbo in Werrington County, Australia

Updated 30 months ago

Linesman Jobs USA & Canada for Australian Qualified Linesman - 11 Replies

Hi, I am a South African qualified electrician with an Australian electrical licence endorsed distribution linesman as well as a Cert3 in powerline...

Lineman Joe in Smyrna, Delaware

Updated 44 months ago

Is there a certain name for those lineman who only work on the wires? - 3 Replies

I am talking about the guys who are transported from helicopter to the actual wires where they work..I am not talking about the lineman who climb up...

Glover in victoria in Melbourne, Australia

Updated 44 months ago

lineman jobs in USA - 3 Replies

I am trying to find information on how to find work as a lineman in the USA. Does anyone have any info that may help me. Thanks

Johnny WA Linesman in Perth, Australia

Updated 52 months ago

overseas trained lineman - 4 Replies

having problems getting my Irish linesman tickets recognised here in Ontario Canada so finding it hard to get realistic linesman salary from...

TRT LLC in centerburg, Ohio

Updated 58 months ago

Are journeyman lineman job opportunities growing or declining? - 11 Replies

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most journeyman...

Joe in Monterey, California

Age Limit to being a LineMan

I'm 58 years old and in good health. I plan to go to a college to earn a degree as a "Powerline Mechanic." Thereafter, apply into an Powerline...

ZappDaddy in Spokane, Washington

Updated 74 months ago

Ibew or Uwua - 58 Replies

Any insight as to which is a better union to belong to or which has a higher number of members? Thanks.

Jam in Adelaide, Australia

Updated 81 months ago

any lineman jobs in australia? - 3 Replies

what kind of lineman jobs are available in australia?


Updated 81 months ago

Aep lineman pay - 3 Replies

What kind of yearly salary can a aep lineman expect with overtime on average?

Rob in Texarkana, Texas

Updated 89 months ago

Tips for journeyman lineman interviews. - 1 Reply

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming journeyman lineman interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

calilineman in Van Nuys, California

apprentice lineman needs work

So just finished line school, have a CDL, OSHA 10, now I cant find any work..........please help!

Tramp in Sacramento, California

Do not apply for a job at the City of Redding

The City of Redding will soon be advertising for Lineman positions and any Union Journeyman Lineman will not be happy here at the present time...

Joelglover in Hawthorn, Australia

Canada linesman jobs

I'm an australian glove and barrier linesman and underground cable joiner 11 years in the trade looking for work in Canada, preferably around...

tkelleylineman in Baytown, Texas

Updated 95 months ago

Help - 2 Replies

Hi, I am hoping that some of you may be able to offer me some assistance. My name is Mike and I am a recruiter. I have been contracted by several...

Yiannis in Greece

I'm a lineman from Greece what diplomas do I need?

Hello I am a line man from greece and I want to find out what diplomas I need to have to work at USA Canada or australia? Thank you

falainwest in Douala, Cameroon

Updated 98 months ago

Top journeyman lineman skills needed to get the job. - 2 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every journeyman lineman must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your journeyman...

Picek in Perth, Australia

Lineman in Europe

Hi, Can anybody tell me is there any job for lineman in Europe? Thanks!!!!


Info on Lineman in Ireland

I'm looking for some info on lineman in Ireland. My family and I would like to move there but not without securing a job first. I would like to know...

- Indeed Host in Austin, Texas

Updated 107 months ago

Is anyone hiring around the spanish fort, foley area - 1 Reply

I am about to make lineman and looking to relocate in the spanish fort, foley area and was wandering if there is anyone hiring the this area.

Justin Frasier in Columbus, Mississippi

Updated 107 months ago

Getting a journeyman lineman job. - 2 Replies

How did you get your start doing journeyman lineman work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a...

wes in Elizabethtown, Kentucky

Updated 108 months ago

what I need to get started in a lineman career - 4 Replies

Would I need CDL license prior to joining the IBEW lineman apprenticeship because I am only 18 and can not get them yet. How much do lineman make. Is...

rob in Sault Sainte Marie, Ontario

Updated 117 months ago

are the pads your climbing with comfortable? - 5 Replies

Hi my name is Dillon Ochoa, Vice President of Haltom industries and i was wondering if you are comfortable while up on those polls

John-Moore in Sparta, Tennessee

Lineman or engineer

which pays more and which should I become I think I would like the lineman job better but you don't get a degree and I was thinking of joining the...

jose in Sanford, Florida

Updated 131 months ago

cable splicing - 2 Replies

I was wondering why a cable splicer has to take a L2 journeyman lineman exam to top out. The job is very different. Any feedback would be appreciated.


What do you enjoy most about your journeyman lineman career?

What do you enjoy most about being a journeyman lineman? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn...


What are the best journeyman lineman qualifications and training to get ahead?

What is the best training for becoming a journeyman lineman? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective...

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