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Liberty Utilities Meter Service Technician II (Gas Utility) in Columbus, Georgia

Meter Service Technician II (Gas Utility)

Columbus, GA, US, 31901

Our purpose is sustaining energy and water for life, and it is demonstrated in everything we do as a business, and as an employee team.

At Liberty, we hire passionate people who care about doing the right thing for our customers. We are entrepreneurial, creative, and outcome-focused. Here, your natural talent and achievements will flourish in an inclusive environment of teamwork, trust and continuous learning. We are always pursuing excellence to exceed our ambitions goals, rewarding both the goal outcome and how we achieve it.

Purpose

The Gas Service Technician II has professional industry experience in customer meter field service and/or closely adjacent and translatable activities. Performs all of the standard and some specialized aspects of service department functions. May support the training of less experienced personnel. Performs such work in accordance with Company, regulatory and safety procedures. May be responsible for performing these duties on transmission and distribution systems and facilities, as applicable. Independently responsible for field activities for both residential and commercial customers on transmission and distribution systems and facilities, as applicable.

Accountabilities

  • Meter Reading, Disconnects, Meter Installation and Maintenance

  • Change index and meter glass

  • Residential and small commercial service activation

  • Replacing service valves

  • Minor Appliance repair and adjustments

  • Complete electronic orders and Locate requests (Damage Prevention)

  • May support construction

  • Identify, evaluate Atmospheric corrosion.

  • Complete all ongoing safety related training,

  • Observes and reports all abnormal, dangerous and/or damaged conditions pertaining to gas meters and adjacent areas.

  • On Call rotation, First responder (Leaks, CO, NGLP, ect.), Responding to customer concerns, Leadership Training & Leak Survey

  • May plan, monitor, coordinate and inspect contractors to ensure compliance with Federal, state and local codes and regulations as well as Company policies, procedures and standards.

  • Responsible for performing the duties associated with Apprentice and Technician I role

  • Other duties as assigned.

Education and Experience

  • High school Diploma / GED

  • Basic Job Knowledge - specialized knowledge of specific commercial, technical, trades, or office operations areas

  • 3+ years natural gas service experience

  • Must have and maintain minimum Operator Qualifications (OQs) and classroom training for position.

  • Requires a valid driver’s license in accordance with Company standards.

Algonquin Power & Utilities Corp. is a growing renewable energy and utility company with over $15 billion of assets across North America and internationally.

For more than 30 years, Algonquin has demonstrated an unwavering commitment to delivering clean energy and water solutions. Our rapid growth has led both our regulated utility services and renewable energy business groups into different geographies and commodities, but our purpose remains unchanged – Sustaining Energy and Water for Life.

Through our operating business (Liberty), we provide regulated electricity, water, and natural gas utility services to over 1 million customer connections, primarily in North America. And, our growing portfolio of clean, renewable wind, solar, hydro and thermal power generation facilities represent over 3 GW of renewable generation capacity in operation and under construction.

With our robust, diversified, and growing presence in communities across North America and internationally, we are continually demonstrating our “Think Global, Act Local” business model.

What we offer

Company funded Pension program

401k with Company match

Full insurance benefits (health/dental/vision/life)

Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working policy

Share purchase/match plan

Defined Contribution savings plan

Top Talent Program

Volunteer paid days off

Employee Assistance Program

Achievement fund

We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If you are excited about this role and are not certain you meet the all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to further investigate the opportunity.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person’s unique background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful environment is key to individual and company success. We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment in their daily responsibilities.

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