Maintenance Electrical Worker (Lineman) 

Work Location: West Point, NY
Employment Type: Full Time

City Light and Power (CLP) as of April 1st is the owner / operator of the electrical distribution system at West Point (USMA) for the next 50 years. CLP is looking for qualified Maintenance Electrical Workers to work on our medium and low voltage electrical system. CLP guarantees 40 hours of work every week, requires personnel to be on call (rotation based) and respond within 1 hour.

General Requirements:

  1. Inspect, test, repair, maintain, install, replace & operate (switch) medium & low voltage power system and related equipment

  2. Repair (splice), replace, pull and terminate underground electrical cables

  3. Consult manuals, schematics, wiring diagrams and engineering personnel to troubleshoot and solve equipment problems

  4. Prepare and maintain reports detailing all tests, repairs, and maintenance performed

  5. Utilize GPS tablets for data recording & preventative maintenance

  6. Install, replace and test multifunction power meters and street lights 

  7. Operate cranes, digger trucks, aerial trucks, tensioners, underdogs and equipment necessary to complete related work

  8. Respond to emergency callouts, and remote assignment, to restore electrical service as needed, which may involve working in different adverse weather conditions to restore electrical service

  9. Valid Commercial Driver’s License (CDL-A) Required


Excellent benefits including paid holiday, vacation, sick, personal days, 401K and Medical Insurance.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance:

You must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.  Military Base Security Clearance is required for this position.  Valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License required.

To Apply:

Email your resume to or email the Application below to 

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer Veterans/Disabled.  We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.