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One Gas Journey Gas Worker in Manhattan, Kansas

Position Description:

PLEASE NOTE: During apprenticeship, this position will start and end shift at the Manhattan Service Center. Upon completion, this position will be an Outside Journeyman based out of Clay Center and you will need to reside in Clay Center.

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

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:

  • Gas industry

  • Construction environment

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

  • Plumbing, Electrical, or Cable experience

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.

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 or expression, military status, and disability, or other categories protected by applicable laws.

Job ID: 4204

Functional Area: Field Operations

Position Type: Full-Time Regular

Relocation Provided: No

Location: Manhattan, KS


Internal / External: Internal and External

Experience Required: Not Indicated