The City of Cuyahoga Falls is accepting applications for the position of Lineman Class A.

Job Objective

This position engages in any of the work of operation, construction, and maintenance of energized transmission and primary lines. Performs such duties as: installing and removing poles; installing and changing insulator assemblies; stringing, splicing, sagging, insulating, and tying in conductors and wires. Also installs transformers, capacitors, line disconnects and reclosers and associated equipment. Changes distribution transformers, phasing out and banking transformers and making proper connections. Works voltage up to 3 phase 25K with rubber gloves.

Minimum Qualifications

Applicants must have at least three years of experience as a Lineman and be able to demonstrate aptitude and ability in the safe performance of the duties of a Lineman Class B (per the City’s requirements of a Lineman Class B). 
Applicants must also possess a valid Class A CDL.

Additional Information

Candidates must be a non-smoker and non-tobacco user, including but not limited to cigarettes, cigars, pipes, snuff, etc. for the duration of their employment with the City of Cuyahoga Falls.

Compensation package includes medical, dental, prescription drug, vision, and life insurance, pension benefits, paid vacation and other time off.

Starting hourly rate is $32.25 with competitive, regularly scheduled merit step increases.

Top Lineman pay is $38.45/hour.

How to Apply

Interested candidates must submit a letter of intent, a detailed resume reflecting the nature of the work performed in current and prior employment, and a City of Cuyahoga Falls Civil Service Application, which can be downloaded at

The deadline to submit application packets is Friday, July 5, 2019. Applications can be submitted in person at the Civil Service Office/Human Resources Department (2nd floor of City Hall) or mailed to:

City of Cuyahoga Falls
Attn: Civil Service Commission
2310 Second Street
Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio 44221

Applications MUST be postmarked by Friday, July 5, 2019. Any applications postmarked after this date will not be considered.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.