One Gas Apprentice Gas Worker in Hiawatha, Kansas
Our Apprenticeship Program is a structured 12 month training program designed to provide new field employees with sufficient training and on-the-job work experience to prepare the employee to properly and safely complete their job duties. The program consists of gas distribution, field service, and gas operations while focusing on safety including: excavation, fire extinguishers, hazard communication, respiratory protection, personal protective equipment training, and safe vehicle operation.
Functions of this job will include, but are not limited to:
Safely operating company equipment
Ability to perform general construction labor related to installation of main lines, service renewals, and line replacement
Troubleshooting and investigating gas leaks
First responder to leaks - reacting immediately to emergency situations to prevent injury to self and others
Examining and inspecting gas appliances and performing re-lights
Accurately communicating company policies and procedures and assisting customers with inquiries while on site
We desire someone who reflects the ONE Gas company values and culture.
Personal skills required:
Attention to detail
The successful candidate must have:
a high school diploma or equivalent,
a valid driver's license, and
a CDL or the ability to successfully obtain a CDL during the 180-day probationary period.
Candidates must be able to perform the essential physical functions of the job and operate within a short time frame as needed. Must be able to recognize consequences of erroneous actions, concentrate on tasks, and apply procedures. The successful candidate must have the ability to process information in an organized, timely and accurate manner. The successful candidate must have the ability to work shift work, weekends, holidays, overtime, and emergency situations.
Required to respond to service center within 30 minutes.
Overtime will be required during peak seasons as well as on business need, and callout will also be required on a rotating basis.
Experience in the gas industry in a construction environment and working knowledge of operating safety procedures and regulations, such as OSHA and Pipeline Safety, is preferred.
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: 2991
Functional Area: Field Operations
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Relocation Provided: No
Location: Hiawatha, KS
Department: PIPELINE/FIELD SUPPORT
Internal / External: Internal and External
Experience Required: Not Indicated