Entry level jobs available within the electric power trades.

Military vets encouraged to apply.

BPA apprentice jobs

Apprentice vacancies for Electrician, Lineman, and Substation Operator have been announced at Bonneville Power Administration (BPA).

These positions are open to apply from Friday, Jan. 13 through Friday, Feb. 3, 2017.

BPA is seeking individuals who desire a challenging, but highly rewarding, career in the electric utility industry. Our apprenticeship training programs are widely recognized for being among the best in class.

If you would like to start a career that will launch your future’s trajectory, please visit the links below for more information about the Bonneville Power Administration, the apprenticeship programs, and how to apply. To be eligible, you must be military; or a current or former Federal employee.

  • Starting pay is $29.83 per hour
  • Pay increases with each successful step increase (every 6 months)
  • Excellent benefits, including medical, dental, and paid vacations
  • Overtime pay is double time
  • Duty locations throughout the beautiful Pacific Northwest
  • Travel opportunities
  • Get paid to learn a skilled trade that is in high demand
  • Excellent promotional opportunities

For position descriptions and to apply:

  • Electrician Apprentice, BB-2810-00, DOE-BPA-17-12279-MP
  • Lineman Apprentice, BB-2810-00, DOE-BPA-17-12280-MP
  • Substation Operator Apprentice, BB-5407-00, DOE-BPA-17-12278-MP