Benton REA is an equal-opportunity employer. With Headquarters in Prosser, Wash., and a regional office in West Richland, Benton REA is within commuting distance of the Tri-Cities, Yakima and the many smaller communities nestled in-between.
Our Mission at Benton REA, a member-owned and operated cooperative, is to provide affordable, and reliable energy and other member-driven compatible services that enhance the quality of life for all of our members. Our mission will also provide a stable, safe, competitive career-oriented work environment for the cooperative’s employees. Our mission is being pursued through the highest ethical standards using progressive marketing in conjunction with sound financial and management principles.
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Journeyman Line Worker
Benton REA is now accepting applications to fill one (1) full-time Journeyman Lineman (Journey Line Worker) position that will report either to the Prosser, Washington or the West Richland, Washington office, to be determined at a later date. This position is a bargaining unit position. The successful applicant will be required to meet, on an ongoing basis, the physical and other requirements stated in the current version of the Minimum Qualifications for the Journeyman Lineman (Journey Line Worker) position and will be required to perform the tasks and responsibilities listed in the Journeyman Lineman (Journey Line Worker) Position Description.
The successful applicant will be required to establish their domicile and principal residence, and reside full time, within a thirty (30) mile radius of the assigned headquarters. This requirement shall be a condition of employment. This residency requirement must be satisfied within one year from the hire date of the successful applicant.
A Position Description, Minimum Job Qualifications and an Application for Employment form are provided below. If you are interested in applying for this position, please submit a Benton REA “Application for Employment” to Benton Rural Electric Association, Attn: Lori Cotsford, HR Administrator, PO Box 1150, Prosser, WA 99350. This position is open until filled. Benton REA is an equal opportunity provider and employer providing a drug-free workplace.