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Southeast Electric Cooperative Inc. (SECO) of Ekalaka, Montana has an opening for one apprentice linemen to work from SECO headquarters in Ekalaka.  Along with existing crew, the apprentice will be responsible for construction of new power lines and maintenance of existing lines.  The position requires at least a high school diploma and valid State of Montana Commercial Driver’s License (CDL).  Pre-employment physical including drug test is required.  A Lineman School Certificate is preferred but not required.  However, completion of an approved Lineman Apprenticeship Program will be required while employed at SECO.  This position requires working outdoors under a variety of weather conditions and may also require periods of long and irregular hours including on-call and overtime.

SECO offers a competitive starting salary and an outstanding benefits package including medical, retirement and 401K.  Application forms can be obtained by calling the SECO office at 406-775-8762, on our website or by stopping in at 110 So. Main St., Ekalaka, Montana.

Mail or email application to:  Southeast Electric Cooperative, Inc.  Attn:  Jack Hamblin, Manager, PO Box 369, Ekalaka, MT 59324. Application deadline is May 31, 2018.  SECO is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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Southeast Electric strongly encourages anyone to look into a career in this field. If you would like more information about a career in the electrical field, contact:

Mitchell Technical Institute, Mitchell, SD at 1.800.MTI.1969
Bismarck State College, Bismarck, ND at 1.800.445.5073
Montana Tech, Butte, MT at 1.800.984.4683

Northwest Lineman College, Meridian, ID at 1-888-546-3967 - email

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