Gas Tech, Line Locating
This job posting will be removed on Monday, September 25th
What You Will Do
Assist with pipeline locating using conductive, inductive, and mark by measurement.
Complete line locating and One Call procedures with supervisor direction.
Perform work related to customer service field and leak survey activities.
Maintain company vehicle. Load, unload, and operate tools and equipment including:
Crescent and pipe wrenches
Pliers and screwdrivers
Meters and regulators
Combustible gas indicators
Carbon Monoxide Detectors
No Blow Equipment
Perform and assist with leakage surveys on pipelines including:
Company distribution and transmission lines
Highway and railroad crossings
Repaired and unrepaired gas leaks
Turn gas service on and off.
Install and remove gas meters, regulators, and related equipment.
Respond to Natural Gas related emergencies.
Inspect, calibrate, maintain, and repair leakage survey tools and equipment.
Patrol and maintain pipeline markers. Complete performance encroachment investigation surveys.
Examine and adjust gas-fired equipment.
Investigate customer related orders and emergency situations including:
Complete and update reports including:
Gas leaks and work logs
Equipment maintenance reports
Maintain records including:
Leak record information and maintenance work orders
Yard line replacements
Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.
Employee may be asked to perform additional responsibilities as assigned.
What You Will Need
Working knowledge and training related to disconnects, reconnects, gas piping, and gas fired equipment.
Experience in use, function, and maintenance of tools applicable to position.
Experience with the application of basic arithmetic: addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division (tested).
Knowledge of use and function of customer service codes and forms.
Knowledge of transmission and distribution pipeline system operations.
Working knowledge of leakage survey procedures.
Working knowledge and training relative to:
Company and governmental customer service/safety procedures
Customer service emergency procedures
Use electronic communications (cell phones, two-way radios) and PragmaCAD system (where applicable)
Characteristics of natural gas
Basic customer service activities Changing charts
Experience of basic computer usage and applicable computer software.
Read and interpret maps, blueprints, plats, atlas pages, wiring diagrams, pipe sizing tables, flow charts, house numbers, dials, gauges, work logs, service orders, and applicable operation and repair manuals.
Read and write fluently in English.
Lift and move objects weighing up to 10 pounds 10 15 times a day; up to 20 pounds 15 20 times a day; up to 40 pounds 10 15 times a day; over 50 pounds 2 3 times a week.
Climb ladders; stoop, kneel, and crawl on floors and bare ground to access, adjust, and repair gas fired equipment, meters, and equipment.
React immediately to emergency situations to prevent injury to self and others.
Operate tools and equipment.
Communicate and exchange information or instructions
Visual ability to perform job responsibilities.
Travel over uneven terrain including: mud, gravel, sand, rocks, ice, and snow
Walk, stand, kneel/stoop, and driving for extended periods.
Push spud bar in ground and extract.
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
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: 5042
Functional Area: Field Operations
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Relocation Provided: No
Location: Galveston, TX
Department: CUSTOMER SVC/FIELD SUPP
Internal / External: Internal and External
Experience Required: Not Indicated