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Xcel Energy Gas Service Fitter Job in Fort Collins, Colorado

Location(s): CO - Fort Collins

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

Xcel Energy is looking to hire one or more Gas Service Fitter's. This position will be filled out of our Fort Collins, CO Service Center. The starting rate of pay for this position is $43.86 hourly.


Perform any of the duties in: Construction, Service and/or Pressure Regulation. The employee must be table to operate company vehicles to respond to and maintain the Company System.


  • Perform low stress oxygen welding, operate company vehicles and special equipment. (ie. hydrotamp, boom truck, backhoe, chain digger, bucket trucks forklift, etc....)

  • Operate and maintain tapping equipment on cast iron, steel, PE,PVC..

  • Verify location of all underground obstruction.

  • Install and maintain all different types of gas services and mains, steel, PE, PVC and CAB.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must have a High School or equivalent education.

  • Must have completed an approved apprentice program and be qualified as a journeyman.

  • Must have a valid CDL drivers license for the state of Colorado.

  • Have knowledge of the following is required: 1. Shoring 2. National/State/Local codes that relate to gas utilization. 3.Haz Comm 4. DOT Part 192 Pipeline Safety. 5. Confined Space 6. Barricade and traffic control. 7. Gas Condensate handling procedures. 8. Safety.

  • Must live within 30 miles or 30 minutes of the Fort Collins Service Center

  • Must pass a Gas Respirator Qualification Test and will be subject to DOT drug and alcohol testing

**NOTE: This position requires an assessments prior to being considered for an interview so please read the following instructions carefully:

Assessment Information

Step 1 Application and Online Assessment:

  1. Create a profile by applying for a position

  2. Apply to the job posting

  3. Should you meet the minimum qualifications, you may receive an invitation to complete an online assessment. Please follow the assessment instructions carefully and complete the online assessment within 72 hours.

Step 2 Selection Process:

  1. Please allow a couple of weeks for assessment results and applications to be reviewed. You will be notified if you are selected for an interview.

  2. If you are not selected for an interview, you will receive notice that the hiring leader has chosen to go with another candidate.

  3. If you do not successfully complete the assessment, you are eligible to re-take it after 6 months.

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

Posting Notes: CO - Fort Collins || CO - Fort Collins || United States (US) || Operations || 64740:Gas Ops FoCo PSC || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 23681

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

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