Position Description:

What You Will Do

Perform 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:

  • 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

  • Tap equipment

  • No blow equipment

  • Forklift

  • Respirators

  • Oxygen analyzer

Perform routine maintenance on vehicles and equipment including:

  • Washing truck and equipment

  • Fuel truck and checking fluid levels

  • Apply lubricants

  • Change oil and filters

  • Cleaning/adjusting tools

Investigate customer related orders and emergency situations including:

  • Low Pressure calls

  • Class 1 Leaks

  • Blow lines

  • Fires/explosions

  • Undetectable lines

Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.

Employee may be asked to perform additional responsibilities as assigned.

What You Will Need

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 distribution pipeline systems.

Working knowledge and training relative to:

  • Work in excavations and confined spaces

  • Basic customer service activities

  • Company and governmental operating/safety procedures

  • Fuse plastic pipe

  • Characteristics of natural gas

Knowledge in basic computer functions and software.

Understanding of how to read and interpret maps, atlas pages, blueprints, and job orders.

Read and write fluently in English.

Applicable driver's license.

Qualified Plastic Fusion Technician certification.

Applicable Operator Qualifications.

CDL preferred*

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:

  • Mud

  • Gravel

  • Sand

  • Rocks

  • Ice

  • Snow

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.

Operate tools and equipment.

Communicate and exchange information and instructions including use of company two way radio and company cell phones.

Peripheral vision and accurate depth perception.

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:


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: 4959

Functional Area: Field Operations

Position Type: Full-Time Regular

Relocation Provided: No

Location: Pecos, TX


Internal / External: Internal and External

Experience Required: Not Indicated