Employment Opportunities at Greeneville Light & Power

Greeneville Light & Power System (GL&PS) recognizes that the men and women who work here are the foundation of the success of our operations. Their efforts provide safe and reliable electric power services to the citizens of Greeneville and Greene County Tennessee. GL&PS offers those dedicated employees a fair package of pay and benefits in a safe and stable work environment.

While there is limited turnover at GL&PS, job opportunities occasionally do arise. When that occurs, current job openings will be listed below. Each job listing will contain candidate qualifications and application instructions.

Please note that GL&PS does not accept resumes or applications unless there is a current opening. Also be advised that we do not maintain files of unsolicited resumes or applications. GL&PS is an equal opportunity employer.

Currently there is 1 open position available.





Greeneville Light & Power System           Job Notification No. 124


Job Vacancy Notification


Department: Service Department                                       Date: March 16, 2017

Position Job Title: Lineman                                                Pay Range: Per Experience

Title of Supervisor: Construction Superintendent   


Position Summary:

  • The primary role of a service department lineman is to run new customer services and any other line construction work that can generally be handled by a two man crew
  • The routine of this position is troubleshooting and repairing any and all power system problems
  • Standby duty on a rotational basis is expected and occasionally working in a larger crew is required 
  • Position may be called upon to do any tasks that would be expected of a journeyman lineman including in apprentice training and serving in the lead role of a crew as needed
  • Use of an iPad with associated applications is required

Minimum Required Qualification:

  • Must have high school diploma or equivalent and be able to furnish proof
  • Must have a valid Class a CDL Driver’s License
  • Must have a good driving record and observe all safety rules
  • Must be in good physical condition
  • Must have met all of the requirements to be recognized as a journeyman lineman
  • Must be well trained in all aspects of construction work

Additional Training and Information

  • Must be able to draw and hook up all transformer banks used by GL&PS
  • Must be able to properly use bucket trucks, line trucks and all types of equipment utilized in power line construction
  • Must have ability to communicate and work well with the public and other employees
  • Work environment varies with weather conditions 

An applicant for the job vacancy described above shall fill out a job application that is available on our web site. 


note: The application form is not an editable pdf at this time. You will need to print it and fill it out by hand.

Download this file (Application for Employment.pdf)Application for Employment.pdf[Please fill out this form and return to GLPS]4359 kB
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