Cable Lineman

Fiber Optic Services seeks to fill a Cable Lineman position for overhead mainline construction. Class A CDL preferred or ability to obtain within 90 days of employment. Starting pay is $15 – $20 per hour based on experience.   Contact Kelsey Williamson, Head of...

Focus on Safe Work Practices Reaps Recognition

Distributors Insurance Corporation (DIC), TVPPA’s wholly owned subsidiary, announced today utilities that earned the honor of qualifying for DIC’s Safety Recognition Program. To be eligible, a DIC-insured utility must have had no workers’ compensation claims during...

COVID-19 Forces Cancelation of 2020 Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo

The Tennessee Valley Lineman Rodeo Board of Directors made the difficult decision to cancel the 2020 rodeo. Because of ongoing uncertainty related to the COVID-19 pandemic, the board agreed they could not protect participants nor attendees from the potential spread of...

Members from Across the Valley Honored by APPA

Safety. Reliability. Workforce Development. System Improvement. All TVPPA members strive to achieve these every day but twenty-one of our members have been recognized on a national level for excelling in each of these areas. Eleven power utilities in the Tennessee...

TVPPA Cancels May Courses & Training Events

All technical and business development courses scheduled through May have been suspended with the intent to reschedule within the 2020 calendar year. Registrants will be notified of new class dates as soon as they are available. Classes beginning June 1 or later...