MEUA Member Employment Ads
Village of Wellsville
23 N. Main Street
Wellsville, NY 14895
The Village of Wellsville, Department of Public Works, is presently accepting applications to fill a vacancy in the Municipal Electric Division. This position will require working with high voltage electric and will encounter working at considerable heights in possible adverse conditions. The position will also require completion of a 4-year apprentice Lineworker program as set forth by the Municipal Electric Utilities Association and the NYS Department of Labor.
Qualifications – The ideal candidate will possess an Associates Degree from an accredited electrical trade school or three (3) years of equivalent experience in the commercial electric trade, a valid NYS CDL driver’s license, and reside within a fifteen (15) minute drive of the Village of Wellsville.
Applications will be accepted at the Village of Wellsville, Department of Public Works, 200 Bolivar Road, Wellsville, NY 14895 through 09/04/2020. The Village of Wellsville is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Village of Penn Yan
111 Elm Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527
The Village of Penn Yan Municipal Electric Department has an opening for one (1) experienced Electric Lineworker. This is a competitive NYS Civil Service position that is full time, 40 hours per week and subject to Civil Service rules for eligibility.
The applicant must be able to perform skilled work in the construction and maintenance of electrical overhead and underground distribution systems, including the rebuilding and maintenance of electrical substations. The work requires climbing poles, working in all kinds of weather conditions and rigid observance of safety precautions to protect the lives of themselves and others. Compensation rate is $38.71 to $42.69/hour, dependent on years of experience, Penn Yan also offers a competitive benefits package.
For an application, full job description, minimum qualifications and Civil Service rules for eligibility please visit:
Candidate will be subject to drug and alcohol testing prior to employment.
Please submit your application along with work history, qualifications, training history and education, proof of Lineworker status, references and any other pertinent information to the Yates County Civil Service Office by Monday, March 15, 2021.
Village of Marathon
18 Tannery Street
Marathon, New York 13803
The Village of Marathon, an equal opportunity employer, is accepting resumes for an Electric Utility Worker (Lineman). Minimum qualifications are high school graduation and journeyman lineman certification. This work consists of erection, installation and maintenance of overhead and underground electric distribution systems. Work requires rigid observance of safety protocol, working during inclement weather conditions, climbing utility poles and handling high voltage. Supervision and inspection may be exercised over work while in progress and upon completion.
The successful candidate may, from time to time, be assigned to other duties consistent with the operation of a municipal electric utility. Salary will be dependent on relevant experience. The Village of Marathon offers a competitive benefits package.
Resumes must be submitted to Village of Marathon, P.O. Box 519, Marathon, NY 13803 or may be dropped off at the Village Office, 18 Tannery Street, Marathon, NY. Please contact Eric Leet at 607-849-6795 or email firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
Village of Solvay
1100 Woods Road
Solvay, New York 13209
Salary Range: $75,000-85,000 Annually
Start Date: January 2021
The work involves responsibility for assisting in the daily management and supervision of the Village of Solvay Electric Department. An employee in this class is responsible for scheduling and directing the day-to-day and long-term activities of various departments and the crews. Under general supervision of the Electric Department Superintendent, an employee in this class carries out work in accordance with general policies of the Village Board of Trustees and its Electrical Committee with wide leeway for the exercise of independent judgment in carrying out technical duties of the work. General supervision is exercised over a large number of technical and clerical subordinates. An employee in this class is required to be on call at all times in order to direct staff during emergencies. Does related work as required.
Assists in managing, planning, organizing and directing departmental activities involving the operation, construction, maintenance, repair and modification of the village electrical distribution system. Schedules, directs and supervises day-to-day operations for the line departments. Responsible for the layout and design of new line replacements and inspects installation and repair of distribution system and advises Superintendent of problems. Maintains SCADA system and responsible. Assists in overseeing the procurement and installation of equipment including transformers, switching equipment, instrumentation, and storage facilities. Assists in studying load and system problems to devise methods to solve same. Works with Superintendent, Electric Commission and Solvay Village Board to develop and implement written policies and procedures. Assists Superintendent in identifying training needs for staff; trains and documents safety training of personnel. Assists in evaluating effectiveness and development of personnel. Oversees all interaction with contractors and staff; schedules and manages work of contractors. Coordinates with outside agencies and community at large on projects requiring modification or expansion. Attends board meetings and executive sessions for input and discussion on all policy and personnel issues. Supervises line workers as well as technical and clerical subordinates. Acts for Superintendent in the latter’s absence.
Necessary Skills and Abilities:
Good knowledge of the principles and practices of maintenance and operation of a village electrical system. Good knowledge of the management, planning, and development of electrical power programs. Good knowledge of power distribution concepts and implementation. Good knowledge of the principles and practices of supervision. Ability to develop plans, work schedules, programs, and designs for construction, repair, and modification of electrical utilities. Ability to evaluate and suggest changes to policies. Ability to promote Solvay Electric Department’s community commitment while meeting overall goals. Ability to plan, direct and supervise effectively the work of subordinate employees. Ability to coordinate and schedule work assignments.
Five (5) years of professional supervisory level work experience, or its part-time equivalent, in business management which must have included operations planning and job cost analysis, while working or contracting for a municipal or private electric power company.
NOTE: Electrical contracting work must have been with a municipal or private electric power company.
NOTE: Home, building construction or industrial contracting does not qualify.
Please email resume and references to email@example.com for consideration.
Village of Churchville
23 East Buffalo Street
Churchville, New York 14428
The Village of Churchville, an equal opportunity employer, is accepting resumes for a full time Electric Utility Worker. This work consists of construction, installation and maintenance of overhead and underground electric distribution systems. Responsibilities require strict observance of safety protocol, working during inclement weather conditions, occasional nights & weekends, climbing utility poles, and handling high voltage. Supervision and inspection may be exercised over work while in progress and upon completion.
The successful candidate may, from time to time, be assigned to other duties consistent with municipal operations that may require heavy lifting. The position will also require completion of a 4-year apprentice Lineworker program as set forth by the Municipal Electric Utilities Association.
Minimum Qualifications – High School diploma or equivalency diploma, a valid NYS CDL driver’s license, and reside within a twenty (20) minute drive of the Village of Churchville. Experience working on a power distribution system preferred.
Salary will be dependent on relevant experience. The Village of Churchville offers a competitive benefits package. Drug screen, DOT physical and background check required.
Resumes must be submitted to Village of Churchville, Attn: Paul Robinson P.O. Box 613, Churchville, NY 14428 or may be dropped off at the Village Office, 23 East Buffalo Street, Churchville, NY.
Village of Angelica
21 Peacock Hill Road
Angelica, NY 14709
The Village of Angelica, Electric Department is presently accepting applications to fill a vacancy in the Municipal Electric Department. This position will require climbing skills, working with high voltage electric and will encounter working at considerable heights in possible adverse conditions. The position will also require completion of a 4-year apprentice Lineworker program as set forth by the Municipal Electric Utilities Association.
Qualifications – The ideal candidate will possess an Associate’s Degree from an accredited electrical trade school or three (3) years of equivalent experience in the commercial electric trade, a valid NYS CDL driver’s license, minimum Class B, and reside within a fifteen (15) minute drive of the Village of Angelica.
Applications will be accepted at the Village of Angelica, Village Office, 21 Peacock Hill Rd, Angelica, NY 14709 through 03/31/21. The Village of Angelica is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.
Village of Rouses Point
139 Lake Street
Rouses Point, NY 12979
The Village of Rouses Point is seeking a full-time worker for our electric department.
This is a non-competitive civil service position involving installing and maintaining overhead and underground electric distribution lines, and assisting in other public works activities.
Classification as helper or worker depends on qualifications and experience.
Minimum qualifications: high school diploma or equivalency diploma (helper); and two (2) years of experience (worker) working on a power distribution system.
This is a union position with state retirement benefits; paid vacation, holidays, sick and personal time; health, vision, and dental insurance. Education, certification and promotion opportunities. Salary: $16.48/hr. helper; $26.01/hr. worker. For an application call 518-297-5502 ext. 333.
Village of Springville
5 West Main St
Springville, NY 14141
The Village of Springville seeks a Laborer/Stores Clerk for the Electric Division in the Department of Public Works. Minimum qualifications for this office position are high school diploma with college preferred; prefer Microsoft Excel, Word knowledge and mechanical aptitude. Basic electric skills and experience are desired but not required.
Forward resume to Liz Melock, Administrator, Village of Springville, P.O. Box 17, Springville, NY 14141 by June 14th.
“This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer.”