Power Line Worker

Power line workers install and repair the poles, electrical cables and other elements that make up the power grid.

Interests & Skills

Being Active

Being Outside

Climbings & Heights

Computers & Technology




What You'll Need

Technical School, Community College, Registered Apprenticeship Program or Industry Training Program

More About This Career

Linemen and women are essential to keeping electricity flowing to every home, office, hospital and school and they are often among the first responders for natural disasters and other emergencies.

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*Wage information from 2022 NCCER Construction Craft Salary Survey.

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