Apprentice Lineman Step 1 at Ameren Services Company in Alton, Illinois

Posted in Other 8 days ago.

Job Description:

If end date is listed, the posting will come down at 12:00 am on that date:Saturday July 24, 2021

Ameren Illinois is a regulated electric and gas delivery company based in Collinsville, Illinois. Our service territory spans 43,700 square miles, or about three-quarters of the state. Every day, we deliver electricity to 1.2 million electric and 812,000 natural gas customers in more than 1,200 communities in central and southern Illinois.


  • Under immediate supervision, working on a line construction or maintenance crew in the capacity of an apprentice for advancement to Journeyman Lineman

  • Receive instructions and perform work involving such practice in preparation for such skilled duty

  • Advance in such work in accordance with an orderly program, initially on unenergized circuits, and later on work on energized circuits ranging progressively from lower to maximum voltage

  • Perform such work at first under the leadership of a Crew Leader or Line Foreman, and later independently after ability to perform each phase of the work skillfully and safely has been demonstrated; and to do similar and less skilled work as assigned.


  • As a condition of acceptance on this job, candidates who are otherwise qualified will be required to take and pass the appropriate State/Federal driver's licensing requirements, medical testing and drug screening, the Construction and Skilled Trades (CAST) test and the company apprentice Lineman Evaluations. [Note: See "Employment Testing" section on].

  • This position is covered by the representative IBEW Local bargaining agreement.

  • This position requires a 25 mile residency requirement

We offer excellent compensation and competitive benefits including:

  • Medical Insurance (company supplemented)

  • Vision

  • Dental

  • Life Insurance

  • STD

  • Pension Plan

  • 401K

  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)

  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • Holiday Pay

  • Vacation Pay

  • Sick Pay

  • Educational Assistance Program

  • Stock Purchase Program

*Some Benefits may vary based on Union Contracts or departments.

We're focused on providing safe, reliable electricity and natural gas today, while developing even better ways to do that in the future. That's our focus - now, and for life.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, genetic information, military service or status, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other class, trait, or status protected by law.