Austin, TX

Position Description:

What You Will Do

Manage employees in construction, maintenance, and operation of distribution and transmission systems for a geographic area or metro service facility.

Manage employees in construction and maintenance including:

  • Line extensions

  • Distribution lines

  • Purchasing and materials

  • Leakage investigation

Oversee and inspect installation and operation of pipeline equipment and facilities including:

  • Meter/regulator settings

  • Pressure tests (air, gas, water)

Inspect and evaluate whether to repair or replace pipe and appurtenances.

Schedule and conduct safety and training sessions for employees.

Provide information, consultation, and assistance to customers, contractors, inspectors, city/county/state officials, employees, and others relative to company activities and procedures.

Compile and prepare information including:

  • Operate activities

  • Completion reports

  • Accident reports

  • Drive Cam reports

  • Employee documentation

  • Service cards/leak reports


  • Department metrics reports

  • Multiple budget recommendations

  • Customer correspondence

  • O&M and capital budgets

Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.

Employee may perform additional responsibilities as assigned.

What You Will Need

Knowledge of the construction, maintenance, appurtenances, and operation of pipeline systems related to natural gas distribution systems.

History of use and function of tools and equipment applicable to position including accessing computers and related software.

Apply basic math and algebraic formulas.

Coordinate work projects and use of personnel and equipment.

Relevant experience with:

  • Distribution pipeline operation (specified by position)

  • Company/governmental operating and safety procedures

  • Emergency response procedures

  • Customer service responsibilities

Monitor operations and situations to ensure compliance with safety policies, operator qualifications and procedures.

Advise and collaborate.

Train and manage; working knowledge of personnel procedures.

Compile and prepare reports, recommendations, and correspondence.

Read and interpret manuals, procedures, permit, governmental regulations, engineering plans, maps, job specifications, reports, and correspondence.

Read and write fluently in English.

Applicable driver's license to travel to job sites throughout operating service area.

National Association of Corrosion Engineer (NACE) Certification (as specified by position).

Mobility to travel in and around plant and office facilities and around job sites out-of-doors.

Assist crew members in performance of routine and emergency activities such as construction and maintenance; leakage detection and repair; and corrosion control. Operate tools and equipment required.

Communicate and exchange verbal and written information and instructions; conduct oral presentations.

Visual abilities to perform job responsibilities.

Diversity at ONE Gas

Inclusion & Diversity is so important to us that we made it one of our core values, values that guide and direct our actions as we go about our daily business. We know that every employee makes a difference and contributes to our success through their unique talents and abilities. We also acknowledge that we can accomplish great things by listening and learning from each other.

ONE Gas has great benefits! Here are just a few:

Medical/Dental/Vision packages that fit your family's needs.

Paid Time Off

401K that is 100% matched up to 6%.

Profit Sharing Plan

Paid Parental Leave

Basic and Operation Employee Term Life Insurance

Education Assistance and Tuition Reimbursement

Position Requirements:

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The job description is not intended to be a complete list of all responsibilities, duties, or skills required for the job and is subject to review and change at any time, with or without notice, in accordance with the needs of ONE Gas. Where positions are covered by a collective bargaining unit agreement, the terms and conditions of the agreement will apply.

ONE Gas, Inc., and its divisions will provide equal employment opportunity for qualified persons without regard to sex, race, religion, color, national origin, ethnicity, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, military status or genetic information.

Job ID: 5331

Functional Area: Field Operations

Position Type: Full-Time Regular

Relocation Provided: Yes

Location: Austin, TX

Department: FIELD OPER

Internal / External: Internal and External

Experience Required: 3 - 5 Years