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Despite the uncertainty of our times, the hardworking men and women of the IBEW and NECA proudly serve our communities by building and maintaining the electrical systems around the clock. NW Line JATC is honored to be a vital contributor by providing men and women the necessary training required to become professional journeymen.
It is by no means an easy job. Construction Linemen and Powerline Clearance Tree Trimmers work long and arduous hours in high risk situations throughout all types of environmental conditions- from midnight emergency responses to cringe-worthy working heights. Not everyone has what it takes to be a part of this industry. Paired with thousands of hours of job training and years of schooling, one must have true grit and determination to succeed. All that said, it is one of the most rewarding, well respected, and challenging career fields a person can enter.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
– Thomas A. Edison