One Gas Service Tech in Austin, Texas
Texas Gas Service will be hosting a Virtual Career Fair on June 2nd, 2020 and seeking qualified candidates for Service Tech positions. At this event you will have the opportunity to learn more about the position, ask questions, and potentially be invited for same day and next day interviews via video conferencing. All you need to attend this event is a computer, tablet, or smartphone with internet access and a front facing camera/mic. Upon the completion of your application, you will receive an email with an invitation and instructions on how to join us for the Virtual Career Fair. (Please allow a few days to receive the invitation)
Performs an intermediate level of work related to customer service field activities.
Drive and maintain service truck. Load, unload, and operate tools and equipment including but not limited to:
Crescent and pipe wrenches
Pliers and screwdrivers
Meters and regulators
Combustible gas indicators
Carbon Monoxide Detectors
No Blow Equipment
Turn gas service on and off. Install, remove, and adjust gas meters, regulators, and related equipment. Respond to Natural Gas related emergencies.
Examine and adjust gas-fired equipment.
Investigate customer related orders and/or emergency situations including but not limited to:
Maintain various records including but not limited to:
Leak record information and maintenance work orders
Yard line replacements
Regular and reliable attendance is required in performance of job.
Employee may be required to perform additional duties as assigned.
Working knowledge and/or 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.
Knowledge of use and function of customer service codes and forms.
Knowledge of transmission and distribution pipeline system operations.
Working knowledge and training relative to:
Company and governmental customer service/safety procedures
Customer service emergency procedures
Use of electronic communications (cell phones, two-way radios) and PragmaCAD system (where applicable)
Characteristics of natural gas
Basic customer service activities
Experience and knowledge of basic computer usage and applicable computer software.
Experience in reading and interpreting maps, atlas pages, house numbers, blueprints, wiring diagrams, pipe sizing tables, and flow charts.
Demonstrated ability to read and write fluently in English.
Minimum Applicable driver's license.
Lift and/or 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/or repair gas fired equipment, meters, and equipment.
React immediately to emergency situations to prevent injury to self and others.
Smell odorant in natural gas.
Able to operate tools and equipment required.
Communicate and/or exchange information or instructions.
Visual ability 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: 2241
Functional Area: Field Operations
Position Type: Full-Time Regular
Relocation Provided: No
Location: Austin, TX
Department: CUSTOMER SVC/FIELD SUPP
Internal / External: Internal and External
Experience Required: Not Indicated