One Gas Journey Gas Worker in Emporia, Kansas

Journey Gas Worker

  • Job ID: 765

  • Functional Area: Field Operations

  • Position Type: Full-Time Regular

  • Relocation Provided: No

  • Location: Emporia, KS

  • Department: PIPELINE/FIELD SUPPORT

  • Internal / External: Internal and External

  • Experience Required: None

Position Description:

We are seeking a customer-focused and safety-oriented Journey Gas Worker. This position is part of a gas Journey Gas Worker program with on the job training, and is open to all applicants who are interested in learning more about natural gas distribution.

Our Journey Gas Worker Program is a structured 18-36 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

Position Requirements:

What we are seeking:

We desire someone who reflects the ONE Gas company values and culture.

Personal skills required:

Customer Service

Self-starter

Safety-conscious

Troubleshooting

Computer skills

Required experience:

The successful candidate must have a high school diploma or equivalent, and a class A CDL or the ability to obtain a class 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, and overtime in emergency situations.

Must be able to respond to our service center within a 30-minute time frame.

Overtime will be required during peak seasons and on business need, as well as callout on a rotating basis.

Preferred Experience:

Customer service

Gas industry

Construction environment

Working knowledge of operating safety procedures and regulations, such as OSHA and Pipeline Safety

Plumbing, Electrical, or Cable experience

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