Journeyworker (DOL Journeyman Lineman)

Austin, TX, US, 78736

Minimum starting pay for this position is $41.16 per hour or commensurate with experience.


PHYSICAL OFFICE LOCATIONS: Bertram, Canyon Lake, Cedar Park, Junction, Kyle, Liberty Hill, Marble Falls, Oak Hill (position requires residing within 35-mile radius of base location).


This posting is in anticipation of future talent needs and will remain open indefinitely. Please indicate your location preference(s) in your application.


PEC is the largest electric distribution cooperative in the country, illuminating 8,100 square miles of the Texas Hill Country. Our forward-thinking mentality encourages creative solutions that do more than just keep the lights on — it sets an example for the entire energy industry. Some of our employee perks include:


  • Competitive Pay - PEC is among the elite 1% of companies nationwide that sets its wage scale midpoint to 75% or higher;
  • Affordable health insurance options available the 1st of the month following date o of hire – PEC pays an above average percentage of premiums, offering low deductible and all-encompassing insurance plans at no to low cost to the employees;
  • Company provided short- and long-term disability insurance;
  • PEC contributes 10% toward 401(k) contributions (fully vested at 3 years) – nearly three times the national average;
  • 4 weeks Paid Time Off (PTO) the first year -our employees earn significantly more PTO than the national average including
  • Biannual cash bonus opportunities tied to cooperative-wide key performance indicators (KPI’s);
  • Relocation Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement Programs;
  • Employee Wellness program, EAP, and much more!


PEC has been designated a 2022 Top Workplace among large Texas employers by the San Antonio Express-News. PEC has also received national recognition for being a top workplace for cultural excellence among Women-Led businesses.



Minimum Qualifications - (Education, Experience, Certification, & Licensing)

  • Demonstrate mastery and continue duties of Apprentice 1, 2, 3 and 4
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Successful completion of DOL program requirements for Journeyworker
  • Valid Texas Class A CDL




Pedernales Electric Cooperative is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected Veteran status, age, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Join PEC

At PEC, we know happy employees produce great work. As a PEC employee, you’ll find we’re always willing to invest in you — because we know that we do better when you do better.

Nearest Major Market: Austin