One Gas Field Tech, Construction & Maintenance in Austin, Texas
7:30a-4:00p shift with on-call schedule every 5-6 weeks
Performs construction and maintenance operating work related to a pipeline system.
Perform pipeline construction, installation, maintenance and removal work on transmission and distribution pipelines.
Load, unload, and operate tools and equipment including but not limited to:
Pipe and crescent wrenches
Pipe cutters and threaders
Hammers and screwdrivers
Picks, shovels, and rakes
Air compressors and generators
Plastic fusion irons
Jackhammers and concrete saws
Booms and chains
Air compressors and generators
Mini and large backhoe
Combustible Gas Indicators
No blow equipment
Perform routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment including but not limited to:
Washing truck and equipment
Fueling truck and checking fluid levels
Changing oil and filters
Investigate customer related orders and/or emergency situations including but not limited to:
Low Pressure calls
Class 1 Leaks
Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.
Employee may be required to perform additional duties as assigned.
Knowledge of use, function and maintenance of manual tools and equipment applicable to the position.
Knowledge of application of basic arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division (tested).
Knowledge of construction and maintenance of transmission and/or distribution pipeline systems.
Working knowledge and training relative to:
Working in excavations and/or confined spaces
Basic customer service activities
Company and governmental operating/safety procedures
Fusing plastic pipe
Characteristics of natural gas
Knowledge in basic computer functions and relevant software.
Understanding of how to read and interpret maps, atlas pages, blueprints, and job orders.
Demonstrated ability to read and write fluently in English.
Minimum Applicable driver's license.
Minimum Qualified Plastic Fusion Technician certification.
Minimum Applicable Operator Qualifications.
Lift or move objects weighing up to 20 pounds 10 15 times a day; up to 40 pounds 7 10 times a day; over 50 pounds 5 6 times a day.
Climb into and out of excavations.
Travel over uneven terrain including but not limited to:
React immediately to emergency situations to prevent injury to self and others.
Smell odorant in natural gas.
Detect and react to warning signals at work sites.
Able to operate tools and equipment required.
Communicate and/or exchange information and instructions including use of company two way radio and/or company cell phones.
Peripheral vision and accurate depth perception.
Visual abilities sufficient to perform job duties.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.
Job ID: 3384
Functional Area: Field Operations
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Relocation Provided: No
Location: Austin, TX
Department: PIPELINE/FIELD SUPPORT
Internal / External: Internal and External
Experience Required: Not Indicated