Latest Lineman Jobs in Florida

Like many other states, Lineman jobs in Florida involve installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical power lines and utility infrastructure. Florida has several major electric utility companies, including Florida Power & Light (FPL), Duke Energy Florida, Tampa Electric (TECO), and Gulf Power Company.

In addition, online job search websites like LinkedIn, Indeed, Monster, and Glassdoor regularly list job openings.

To make it easier for users, we have compiled a list of the latest lineman jobs in Florida within this post. These job listings are up-to-date and currently open for applications. These positions offer their workers competitive salaries and a range of allowances and benefits. Take a look at the list and apply for suitable jobs instantly.

Lineman Jobs in Florida

Apprentice lineman jobs in Florida - FLTrendz
Lineman Jobs in Florida – FLTrendz

Overhead Lineman – Foreman (FP&L)

LocationJupiter, FL
Salary$25 – $35 Per Hour
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person

About the Company: Wilco Electrical, LLC is a Florida-based electrical contractor specializing in distribution power and delivery. With a long-standing presence in the industry, we have over 200 employees and six office locations along Florida’s East Coast. We’re expanding to meet industry demands and hiring linemen, splicers, and apprentices.

Job Description: As an Underground Lineman Journeyman at Wilco Electrical, LLC, your role contains practiced familiarity with the URD electrical system, including cable pulling, primary and feeder makeup, bucket work, distribution switching, and underground tasks. Reporting to the General Foreman is part of your duties.

Job Duties:

  • Secure industry safety standards are upheld.
  • Workaround energized electrical equipment.
  • Execute switching on FPL’s system.
  • Utilize specialized industry tools effectively.
  • Perform physically demanding tasks in challenging environments.
  • Follow directions from senior personnel.
  • Collaborate with crew members.
  • Possess comprehensive knowledge of the distribution system.
  • Terminate URD cable and devices.
  • Train and mentor helpers.
  • Perform related tasks as required.
  • Navigate FPL’s CSV system.
  • Understand and interpret drawings and prints.
  • Maintain detailed timesheets.
  • As-built drawings and prints.

Job Requirements:

  • Pass the distribution switching test.
  • Hold a CDL Class A license.
  • Ability to lift 50 lbs or more.
  • Be open to overtime as needed.
  • Willingness to work extended hours and travel during storm events.


  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off

Ability to commute/relocate: Jupiter, FL 33478: Must be able to reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (Required)

Application Question(s): Are you willing to work long hours in a challenging environment?


  • Distribution Switching List: 1 year (Required)
  • Overhead Linework: 7 years (Required)


  • CDL A (Required)

Technical Training Coordinator

LocationSumterville, FL
SalaryAround $34K Per Year
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person

Job Summary: SECO Energy, a not-for-profit electric distribution cooperative serving Central Florida, seeks a Technical Training Coordinator. The role involves conducting safety and technical training programs, assisting with apprenticeship programs, and ensuring compliance with regulations. It includes safety audits, accident investigations, and overseeing the Rural Electric Safety Achievement Program (RESAP).


  • 2-year associate degree in safety, occupational safety, or related field.
  • Journeyman Lineman Certification or equivalent.
  • Relevant certifications: OSHA 30, Defensive Driving Instructor, Certified Loss Control Professional (CLCP).


  • 4 years of progressive experience in workplace safety or technical training in an electric utility.
  • Experience in conducting safety audits, facility inspections, and accident investigations.


  • Valid Florida driver’s license.
  • Flexibility for irregular hours and emergency response.
  • Proficiency in OSHA standards and regulations.
  • Strong communication and organizational skills.
  • Knowledge of electric distribution facilities.


  • Conduct safety and technical training programs.
  • Manage RESAP and conduct inspections.
  • Develop and instruct apprentice training.
  • Promote safety culture.
  • Assist with accident investigations.
  • Ensure regulatory compliance.

Work Environment:

  • Field and office work.
  • Exposure to various environmental conditions.

SECO Energy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.

Utility Worker

LocationPunta Gorda, FL
Salary$30K – $40K/Yearly
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person

Position Summary: Seeking a Lineman to install, repair, and maintain electrical power lines and equipment. This role is at the Journeyman level, encompassing all related duties. Apprentice Linemen will progress into this position.


  • Availability for storm assignments outside regular hours.
  • Proficient in English communication, both verbal and written.
  • Valid driver’s License; CDL preferred with a clean driving history.
  • Lineman Certification preferred.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to lift up to 50 pounds frequently.
  • Climbing, kneeling, reaching, stooping, crawling, and outdoor work in various weather conditions.
  • Must wear required PPE.

Additional Information:

  • Drug-Free Workplace.
  • Background check and drug screen required.
  • E-Verify for new hires.

Job Type: Full-time


  • 401(k)
  • Dental Insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Schedule: 10-hour shift

Application Question: Do you have a clean driving record for at least the last three years?


  • Underground Electric Utilities: 2 years (Preferred)


  • Driver’s License for at least 3 consecutive years (Required)

Journeyman Lineman – Transmission Lines – CDL

LocationPort Saint Lucie, FL
SalaryAfter Interview
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person

Description: Sentry Electrical Group, Inc. is hiring Journeyman Linemen for Transmission projects nationwide. This role involves outdoor work in all weather conditions, with potential travel to different states. Per Diem is available for eligible candidates.


  • Licensed Journeyman Lineman with high-voltage Transmission experience
  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • 5 years of relevant experience in overhead line construction
  • Minimum 2 years of Transmission construction experience
  • CDL required
  • Current CPR/1st Aid Card
  • Ability to climb poles and structures
  • Commitment to Safety
  • Driver qualification requirements met
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Pass a drug screen and DOT physical
  • Physical fitness for strenuous tasks
  • Ability to work in various weather conditions

Compensation: Competitive wage rate. Per Diem available with limitations.

Schedule: May require unpredictable hours and long workdays to meet construction schedules.

Benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, 401k, PTO.

EEO & Employment Eligibility: Sentry Electrical Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer committed to nondiscrimination in employment. We comply with all applicable laws and E-Verify requirements.

Please note: The work begins in Florida but may move to other states across the USA.

Journeyman Lineman

LocationTampa, FL
Salary$20 – $45 Per Hour
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person


  • Install, repair, and maintain overhead and underground electrical power lines and equipment.
  • Work on underground lines, climb poles for repairs, and inspect power lines.
  • Prioritize safety and adhere to safety procedures.
  • Secure work sites with warning signs and ensure safety.
  • Operate equipment near electrical distribution lines.
  • Locate and repair underground electric cable faults.
  • Read and interpret wiring diagrams.
  • Install primary and secondary electrical systems.
  • May require travel within and outside the service area.
  • Flexible work schedule and ability to respond to emergencies.
  • Class A License preferred.


  • Overtime pay opportunities.
  • The employer pays full family health insurance coverage.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $25.00 – $50.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • Health insurance

Schedule: 8-hour shift

Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay

Location: Tampa, FL 33610 (Relocation preferred)

Travel: 25% (Preferred)

Underground Lineman – Power Distribution

LocationSarasota, FL
Salary$30 Hourly
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person


  • Build and maintain electric distribution systems.
  • Set up Safe Work Zones and adhere to safety protocols.
  • Spot utilities by digging and verifying.
  • Prepare materials for installation and handle wires.
  • Maintain cleanliness and perform general cleanup.
  • Backfill pits and holes, lay sod, and restore sites.
  • Complete administrative paperwork as needed.

Essential Duties:

  • Prioritize safety, wear PPE, and set up work zones.
  • Dig pits and trenches as required.
  • Use, adjust, and calibrate line work tools.
  • Safely spot utilities in the bore path.
  • Handle, store, and transport conduits, wire, and materials properly.
  • Splice conduits, stub up pipe and wire, and perform lockout/tag-out procedures.
  • Read and understand system prints.
  • Clean up job sites and restore landscapes.
  • Understand electrical systems, equipment, and cable-pulling methods.
  • Determine line energization safely.
  • Follow proper termination and crimping standards.
  • Perform various electrical tasks, including switching and working with transformers.
  • Work with bucket trucks.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Ability to perform essential duties.
  • Understand and follow English instructions.
  • Read safety rules.
  • Willingness to work overtime and travel.
  • Valid Driver’s License.
  • Knowledge of job site safety systems, excavation, and electrical safety.

Physical Requirements:

  • Lift 75 lbs.
  • Transfer 130 lbs. with assistance.
  • Work outdoors in diverse environments.
  • Ascend and descend ladders and elevated structures.
  • Work from heights using aerial devices.

Company Description: Infratech Corporation provides overhead, underground, engineering, and distribution construction services to power utilities, including investor-owned, cooperative, municipal, and federal government entities. It was established in 1994.

Aerial Lineman

LocationOrlando, FL
Salary$18 – $22 Hourly
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person


  • Install, repair, and maintain aerial telecommunications cable.
  • Safely use hand tools and equipment.
  • Operate mechanized equipment like bucket trucks and excavators.
  • Set up safety perimeters and flag traffic when needed.
  • Understand separation and clearance regulations.
  • Maintain safe working conditions and follow rules, procedures, and policies.
  • Perform inventory checks on vehicles.
  • Communicate professionally with co-workers, homeowners, and customers.


  • Valid CDL Class “A” driver’s license preferred.
  • At least 18 years old and authorized to work in the United States.
  • Able to pass a DOT physical exam and obtain a valid medical card.
  • Valid standard Driver’s License or Class A Commercial Driver’s License.
  • Previous construction experience, preferably in telecommunications.
  • Knowledge of aerial cable installation procedures.
  • Able to climb poles and work aloft in a bucket truck.
  • Able to lift/carry up to 75 lbs.
  • Willing to work overtime, weekends and travel as needed.
  • Maintain a safe work environment in all weather conditions.
  • Experience with splicing of active & passive equipment is a plus.

Benefits and Company Summary:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Plans.
  • Flexible Spending Accounts.
  • Short and Long-Term Disability.
  • Supplemental Life and AD&D.
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings with Company Match.
  • Stock Purchase Plan.
  • Company Discounts.
  • Legal Insurance.
  • Paid Time Off and Holidays.
  • Paid Parental Leave.

Company: TCS Communications, LLC provides specialty contracting services in the telecommunications industry. They offer turnkey project management, pole placement, aerial strand and cable installation, underground conduit systems, and more. Headquartered in Englewood, Colorado, TCS has served utility customers throughout the United States since 1978.

EEO Statement: The company is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to a discrimination-free workplace and compliance with all applicable laws. They consider qualified applicants with criminal histories and do not discriminate based on various protected categories.

COM Lineman Trainee

LocationFort Myers, FL
SalaryAfter Interview
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person

MasTec Communications Group is a prominent national infrastructure construction company in the United States. They specialize in installing, maintaining, and upgrading communication and utility infrastructure, including communications, electrical, and natural gas distribution systems. Joining MasTec means becoming part of a supportive, family-oriented team with limitless opportunities.


  • Assist COM Lineman in installing, operating, repairing, and maintaining telecommunications outside plant infrastructure, including fiber and copper cable installations.

Essential Duties:

  • Provide support to COM linemen in their tasks.
  • Help with placing aerial/buried telecommunications cables (copper and fiber).
  • Learn to inspect and test lines or cables.
  • Assist in connecting wires and cables to terminals and attaching/detaching hardware.
  • Participate in aerial tasks like cable installations, pole transfers, strand building, cable hanging, etc.
  • Perform construction work, such as digging holes placing cable, air pipe, and inner duct in various conduit systems and excavations.
  • Learn to climb utility poles or use aerial lift trucks to place cables.
  • Ensure installations meet quality and safety standards, complying with OSHA regulations.
  • Follow safety practices and procedures.
  • Restore the area to project requirements.
  • Understand construction prints and report potential issues.


  • High School Diploma or GED preferred.
  • Basic experience in placing telecommunications cables (copper and fiber).
  • Valid CDL (A) license or ability to obtain one.
  • Mandatory pre-employment drug screen and criminal background check.
  • Completion of OSHA 10-hour course provided by MasTec.
  • Ability to climb poles and work at heights exceeding 40 feet.
  • Ability to read and interpret construction prints, plans, and specifications.
  • Proficiency in operating construction equipment.
  • Attention to detail and ability to follow directions.
  • Willingness to understand and comply with safety rules and regulations.

Benefits and Company Summary:

  • Financial Security: 401(k) with company match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan (ESPP), life insurance, short-term and long-term disability, Red Wing Boot Voucher.
  • Health and Wellness: Medical, dental, and vision insurance, HSA flexible spending, dependent care flexible spending, Employee Assistance Program (EAP).
  • Work/Life Balance: Paid time off, paid holidays, family and medical leave, bereavement leave.
  • Employee Referral Program: Refer someone who becomes a permanent hire and receive a $1,000 incentive.

MasTec, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer committed to non-discrimination in hiring based on various factors and complying with applicable laws.

Overhead Journeyman Lineman

LocationHialeah, FL
SalaryAfter Interview
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person

Florida Power & Light Company (FPL), the largest electric company in America, serves over 12 million people in Florida with clean, reliable, and affordable electricity. They are committed to achieving Real Zero carbon emissions by 2045 through expanding solar capacity, increasing battery storage, and bringing renewable energy opportunities to Florida. FPL invites individuals interested in revolutionizing the energy industry to join their exceptional team.

Position Specific Description:

  • FPL is looking for certified Overhead Journeymen Linemen to join their team in Florida.
  • Competitive pay, full benefits, 401K with company match, PENSION, signing bonus, and relocation assistance (for qualified candidates) are offered.
  • Career growth and development opportunities for ambitious employees.
  • Work locations may vary across Florida.

Key Duties:

  • Troubleshoot and repair distribution and transmission circuits and equipment.
  • Ensure work is in line with company design standards and methods.
  • Support projects with extended hours in adverse weather.
  • Travel within Florida for emergency power restoration.
  • May work alone or supervise lower classifications.

Must Meet Required Qualifications:

  • Post-Offer Functional Capacity Evaluation.
  • Minimum one year of verifiable experience as a Journeyman Class 1 or A-level craft worker.
  • Commercial Driver’s License, Class A.
  • Climbing skills.
  • Completion of FPL apprentice program or accredited apprenticeship.
  • Physically able to perform all assigned tasks.


  • $10,000 sign-on bonus.
  • Up to $10,500 for relocation (for those who qualify).

Required Qualifications:

  • Post-Offer Functional Capacity Evaluation.
  • Minimum two years of verifiable experience as a Journeyman Class 1 or A-level craft worker.
  • Commercial Driver’s License, Class A or ability to obtain within six months of employment.
  • Climbing skills.
  • Completion of the FPL apprentice program or another accredited apprenticeship program.
  • Physically able to perform all assigned tasks.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Proficiency with live line maintenance (gloving) up to 23 KV and use of hot sticks for all voltages.
  • Bucket Truck Rescue Certification.
  • Pole Top Rescue Certification.
  • Tower Rescue Certification.

Employee Group: Bargaining Unit

Employee Type: Full Time

Job Category: Power Systems Bargaining Unit

Organization: Florida Power & Light Company

Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

FPL is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. They provide reasonable accommodations during the application and selection process and do not discriminate against employees or applicants for discussing their pay. Third-party resumes or referrals are not accepted.

Apply now if you want to be part of FPL’s mission to shape the future of energy.

Lineman | Telecom

LocationClearwater, FL
SalaryAfter Interview
Timing (Hours)Full-time
Job TypeIn-person


Looking for someone who:

  • Is at least 18 years old.
  • Holds a valid driver’s license with a minimum of 2 years driving experience.
  • Has previous construction experience, preferably in telecommunications.
  • Knows established aerial cable installation procedures and techniques.
  • Can climb telephone poles and work in a bucket truck, aloft, and climb poles up to 40 feet.
  • Can perform all telecommunications construction duties.
  • Can lift/carry 50 lbs regularly and up to 100 lbs as needed.
  • Can set up and maintain safe work areas.
  • Is comfortable working in all weather conditions.

Benefits and Company Summary:

Here’s what you’ll get:

  • Competitive Pay with Weekly Paychecks.
  • Health Insurance: Medical, Dental, Vision, and Prescription Plans.
  • Health Savings Accounts.
  • Paid Parental Leave.
  • Education/Tuition Reimbursement.
  • Company Discounts.
  • Flexible Spending Accounts.
  • Retirement Savings Plan (401K) with company matching.
  • Stock Purchase Plan.
  • Short & Long-Term Disability.
  • Supplemental Life and AD&D Insurance.
  • Paid Time Off.
  • Company Holidays (including Thanksgiving and the day after) + Floating Holiday.
  • Company vehicle and gas card (Based on job function).

Equal Opportunity Employer:

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace. We do not discriminate based on disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis prohibited by applicable laws. We also prohibit harassment based on these protected categories and comply with state and federal laws regarding unemployment status in hiring decisions.

Applicants must pass company drug testing, submit to a background check, and adhere to all safety requirements and training. Criminal convictions are not an absolute bar to employment, and qualified applicants with criminal histories will be considered. Applicants in Illinois are not required to disclose arrests or sealed/expunged records of convictions.

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