Employment Opportunities


Holland Board of Public Works
Position – Line Crew Supervisor (click here to view full job description and to apply)
Annual Salary – $93,300 – $115,250
Benefits – Comprehensive benefits package, including medical/dental/vision, and retirement match.  Summary – This position is responsible for participating in and supervising the safe and economical construction and maintenance of the underground and overhead electric distribution system.

Established as a community-owned utility in 1893, the underlying purpose of Holland Board of Public Works is to enrich the lives of customers in West Michigan’s greater Holland area by providing reliable and economical electric, water and wastewater treatment services while maintaining environmental responsibility.

Located on the beautiful shores of Lake Michigan, HBPW is located in one of Michigan’s fastest growing industrial and residential areas providing service for 75,000 members of the community.

For additional information, please visit our website at www.hollandbpw.com.


Traverse City Light & Power (TCL&P), a municipally owned electric utility in Traverse City, Michigan, is seeking an experienced Journeyman Line Worker. TCL&P has been providing safe and reliable electricity to the residents and businesses of Traverse City for over 100 years. Traverse City is a destination town located in beautiful Northern Lower Michigan along the shores of East Grand Traverse Bay and West Grand Traverse Bay, both of which flow into Lake Michigan. This area is known for its beaches and extensive outdoor recreational opportunities.

The Journeyman Line Worker position will be responsible for the operation, maintenance and construction of electric distribution, transmission, and associated equipment. Educational requirements include a high school diploma or equivalent along with all the qualifications of a Journeyman Line Worker including a Journeyman Line Worker card.Minimum two (2) years’ experience in the electric utility industry or related field. Must have and maintain a commercial driver’s license (CDL) with a Class A endorsement. Wage rate is $40.99 per hour with a competitive benefits package that includes health, dental and vision insurance, a 10% employer contribution to a 457 deferred compensation plan and a 6% employer contribution to a Defined Contribution Retirement Plan.

A detailed job description and additional minimum qualifications can be viewed at http://www.tclp.org/Page/Careers.  Residency requirement: 20-mile radius from nearest City limit within six (6) months of hire. Please submit resume, cover letter, employment application and three professional references to TCL&P Human Resources, 1131 Hastings, Traverse City, MI 49686 or via email to kschroeder@tclp.org. Position is open until filled. EOE



The City of Harbor Springs is on the search for an Electric Department Superintendent!

The Superintendent is responsible for all operations of the Harbor Springs Electric Department, including planning, organizing and directing Electric Department employees and activities. He/she is also responsible for performing professional/technical engineering and related administrative work, and planning, directing, and organizing municipal construction projects. The Superintendent must maintain a close working relationship with the City Manager, City Council, residents/ratepayers, DPW Director, and others affected directly or indirectly by his/her department. He/she must present a positive image of the City at all times. Work is generally performed both in an office setting and outdoors in various weather conditions, near moving mechanical parts, and/or in precarious places and is occasionally exposed to wet or humid conditions, airborne particles, and to high voltage. He/she may also be scheduled “on-call” for consecutive 24-hour periods and is required to maintain prompt response-time and regular staffing of the facilities.

The salary range is $70,000 to $85,000 annually, depending on qualifications. Please see the below link for a complete job description and job application. Applications are due Friday, December 6, 2019 by 5:00 PM. Please submit a resume, cover letter and employment application form to Victor Sinadinoski at citymgr@cityofharborsprings.com or 160 Zoll Street, P.O. Box 678, Harbor Springs, MI, 49740.


Bay City Electric Light and Power
Serving the Bay City area since 1868, Bay City Electric Light and Power (BCELP) is known for high proficiency in reliability, safety, workforce development, and system improvement. Today, they serve 21,000 customers.

They offer a comprehensive employee benefits package to include Medical/Dental/Vision, City sponsored Health Savings Account (HSA), Defined Contribution 401(a) Pension Plan and Retiree Health Savings Account (RHS) with generous City contributions, paid sick/personal/vacation/holidays and travel in the surrounding area of Bay City only.

The Journeyman Lineman performs skilled linework in the operation, maintenance, and repair of underground and overhead electrical distribution, sub-transmission facilities, and transmission facilities according to established City safety practices and procedures.

Minimum Job Requirements

  • High School Graduate or GED equivalent
  • Must have completed a recognized lineworker apprenticeship program
  • Must have knowledge and experience with systems distribution
  • Must possess and maintain a valid Michigan Driver’s License with CDL Class “B” endorsement

Apply with Bay City Electric Light and Power today. Click here to review the full job description or to apply.



Grand Haven Board of Light & Power
The Grand Haven Board of Light & Power is a West Michigan municipal electric utility located on the picturesque shoreline of Lake Michigan. The BLP serves over 14,000 customers and is the exclusive provider of electric service within the City of Grand Haven and portions of the City of Ferrysburg and the Townships of Grand Haven, Spring Lake, and Robinson. We have two electric generating facilities, six substations, and approximately 220 miles of electric distribution lines with 57 skilled and dedicated employees. We currently have job opportunities for Journeyman Lineworkers.

Electrical Line Worker – Journeyman Certification Required

Responsibilities: Experience in constructing, maintaining, and repairing electrical distribution systems. Must be self-motivated and able to interact positively and effectively with others, work safely, and understand complex systems and equipment. Works outdoors in all weather and conditions. Capable of climbing poles and working from an elevated bucket.

Qualifications: High School graduate. Certified journeyman lineworker. Demonstrated ability to communicate clearly and positively with customers and coworkers. Excellent attendance and safety record.

Deadline to apply: Until filled

Submit resume to: Administrative Services, Grand Haven BLP, 1700 Eaton Drive, Grand Haven, MI 49417 or below via our online form at ghblp.org/about-us/job-opportunities.

(No phone calls accepted) The BLP is an equal opportunity employer.