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Position Bid No. 17-11

Newport, Oregon

May 23, 2017

                                                            Notice of Vacancy

The position of Journeyman Tree Trimmer in Newport will be open for bid from

May 23, 2017 through June 6, 2017, inclusive.

This position works as part of a tree trimming crew that performs utility line clearance work. Primary responsibilities include trimming trees, clearing brush, maintaining the right of way and providing general maintenance of Central Lincoln facilities near power lines.

This position requires a minimum of two (2) years’ Journeyman experience in clearing and trimming around and near primary voltage energized electrical lines and is able to qualify by examination; including a Class B State of Oregon CDL and able to obtain a Class A State of Oregon CDL within 6 months of hire. Oregon Public Pesticide Applicator License with Right-of-Way category is required within 6 months of hire. Requires completion of a JATC tree trimming apprenticeship.

The hourly rate of pay for a Journeyman Tree Trimmer as of April 1, 2017 is $38.11. You can read the complete job description and apply online at Central Lincoln’s external website at through June 6, 2017. Please use the “Position Bid Application” form 221 and attach it through NEOGOV.  This position will be posted inside and outside concurrently. EOE


Debra Smith

General Manager

The Power Line Clearance & Tree Trimming Program is looking for Apprentice in the IBEW Local 659 area.  1st Aid, Flagging Traffic Control card and Class B CDL permit required.  For more information, or to apply, please go to   


The application deadline is Wednesday, May 24, 2017.  See Job Flyer attached





CoosCurry Electrical Coop,


Central Lincoln PUD,

Consumers Power,

Lane Electric,

City of Roseburg,

City of Ashland,

Central Lincoln PUD


Surprise Valley,


Download: Job Flier - Port of Portland.pdf

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