The City of Forsyth is accepting applications for Powerline Technician (Lineman) – Must possess High School diploma or equivalent; must live within 45 minutes of Forsyth; must hold certified completion of a lineman apprenticeship program or be able to complete the MEAG certification program; previous experience in climbing wooden poles and working on high voltage power lines; must possess valid Class A Georgia CDL drivers license; must be able to perform skilled task according to standard trade practices in the construction, maintenance and repair of overhead/underground electric distribution and secondary voltage systems; and must be able to work 24 hour planned and emergency overtime and on call. Starting pay is based upon qualifications and experience. Qualified applicants may download an application at or pick up an application at the Forsyth Electrical Department at 590 Montpelier Road. Applications and resumes should be submitted to Johnny Hodges at or mailed to City of Forsyth, PO Box 1447, Forsyth Ga 31029. Applications are open until position is filled. The City of Forsyth is an EOE and a Drug Free workplace.