Electrical Lineman Career

*A job as an Electrical Lineman falls under the broader career category of Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers. The information on this page will generally apply to all careers in this category but may not specifically apply to this career title.

Job Description for Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers : Install or repair cables or wires used in electrical power or distribution systems. May erect poles and light or heavy duty transmission towers.


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Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairer Career

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