Installation Technician Associate

December 11, 2023

Now Hiring!!!!
Position: Installation Technician Associate
Clinton Newberry Natural Gas Authority
(2 openings) – Openings at Clinton and Newberry locations

Apply by emailing your resume and cover letter to [email protected].

Principle Accountabilities include:
• Performs natural gas plumbing and appliance installations for residential and commercial customers. Vents appliances as needed while ensuring compliance with all applicable building and safety codes and regulations.
• Inspects pipes and other equipment for leaks.
• Installs gas meters, receives, reviews, prepares and/or submits various records and reports including work orders, leak reports, survey sheets, time sheets, daily work reports, etc.
• Primarily interacts and communicates with various groups and individuals such as the Senior Installation Technician, Supervisors, co-workers, and customers.
• Assist with line location and meter reading, as needed.

Secondary Duties:
• Assist in the installation of underground gas mains and service lines as needed.
• Restores or disconnects service to customers as appropriate.
• Performs minor repairs on natural gas equipment.
• Assists in maintaining an organized inventory of tools and materials used in daily tasks.
• Accurately records labor and materials used for individual jobs to ensure proper customer billing; completes other required forms and reports as directed.
• Receives and responds to inquiries, requests, and complaints from customers; provides information, or refers problem to appropriate personnel.
• Subject to on call for after-hours and weekend emergencies according to schedule.
• Operates a vehicle and a variety of equipment such as a telephone, radio, ditch witch, backhoe, tractor, dump truck.
• Services heaters, dryers, kitchen appliances, pipefitter tools, mechanic’s tools, diagnostic instruments, hand tools, power tools, pipe locators, lift equipment, carpentry tools, air compressor, meters, gauges, etc.
• Assist in performance of leak survey tasks as needed.
• Perform other duties as assigned.

Minimum qualifications:
• High school diploma or equivalent
• Must have and maintain a SC Driver’s License and the ability to maintain standards for insurability
• Daily completion of required documentation
• Minimum 1 year of experience in a related field
• Demonstrated mechanical aptitude
• Demonstrated computer Skill
• Demonstrated interpersonal skills
• Within 24 months, obtain and maintain pertinent Operator Qualifications and successfully perform job related skills as required.

Desired qualifications:
• Associates Degree in a Technical Field
• 3 years’ experience in natural gas industry.
• Possess and maintain a valid state of South Carolina commercial driver’s license.
• Electrical experience
• Heavy equipment operation
• Welding Experience

Physical Requirements:
• Work is minimally strenuous but may require exerting up to 50 lbs. of force occasionally to lift, carry, push, pull, or otherwise move objects, including the human body; will involve walking or standing for extended periods of time. Primarily works outdoors and may involve working during inclement weather. Must be able to walk over uneven terrain.
• Must be available to work nights, weekends, holidays, and out-town, as needed.

Please apply by emailing your resume to [email protected].