Valley Electric Association, Inc. (VEA) has an immediate opening for a Communications Journeyman Lineman to work in our headquarters located in Pahrump, Nevada.
This position will be responsible to provide the specialized technical skills and knowledge for the construction, maintenance, and repair of OPGW (Optical Ground Wire) fiber optic cable, ADSS (All Dielectric Self Supporting) fiber optic cable, and WIMAX radio equipment. This position will also be responsible for maintaining their specialized technical skills and knowledge to work on and around the electrical system as a Journey Lineman.
Valley Electric Association, Inc., (VEA) is a member-owned electric cooperative based in Pahrump, Nevada, with a certified service area covering more than 6,800 square miles in Nevada and California. VEA presently provides service to over 24,000 services with 2,120 line miles of distribution facilities and 13 substations. VEA is a participating transmission owner and load serving entity in the California Independent System of Operators Corporation (CAISO).
VEA is the parent company to a host of wholly-owned subsidiaries, including Valley Electric Transmission Association (VETA), Valley Communication Association (VCA), Valley Electric Utility Services (VEUS), and Valley Electric Energy Services (VEES).
VCA (Valley Communications Association), is a wholly-owned subsidiary based in Pahrump, NV, and will offer commercial and residential optical fiber broadband service, with speeds up to 1 gigabit, to VEA members throughout Nevada.
Valley Electric Association, Inc. and its subsidiaries offer a competitive benefits package, which includes company paid:
- Medical, Dental and Vision coverage
- Short-Term Disability
- Group Life Insurance
- Business Travel Life Insurance
- 401(k) plan
- Pension plan
- Vacation and Sick accrual
- Holiday pay
To apply for this position and for more information about other employment opportunities at VEA, please visit our website at www.vea.coop.
VEA is an Equal Opportunity Employer
Minority/Female/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity or Expression