CenterPoint Energy Gas Service Technician I in Laurel, Mississippi
Gas Service Technician I - GOM00502
Center Point Energy is looking for a Gas Service Technician I to join our Gas Operations MS Central District , located in Laurel, MS .
You will have the ability to: perform company field operations including manual labor and other duties necessary to accomplish the installation, repair and maintenance of natural gas distribution facilities. Handles customer requests and represents the Company in the community.
We want you to know
CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. Our vision to lead the nation in delivering energy, service and value drives our strategy and performance. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people.
Diversity and Inclusion
CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.
At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.
What we bring to you
Benefits eligibility begins on your first day
Flexible work schedule, paid holidays and paid time off
Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement
401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match dollar-for-dollar up to 6% and a company contribution of 3% regardless of your contribution with immediate 100% vesting.
To be successful in this role you will:
Initiate gas service, perform leak investigations and makes repairs
Locate gas lines
Read gas meters
Conduct load surveys
Complete work order system documentation
Serve as First Responder in emergency situations
Routine exposure to all weather conditions
Work regular hours, with occasional overtime; may be required to work rotating shifts
Certify and don personal protective equipment, such as respirator, safety glasses, hardhat, gloves, protective footwear and earplugs on a daily basis.
Handle emergency situations, including possible exposure to gaseous atmospheres on occasion.
Respond to call-outs and occasionally return to work while off duty.
Submit to random drug screen pool required for DOT safety sensitive positions.
May be required to remain in the service area during emergency events and assume responsibilities assigned by the company to aide in restoration efforts.
Performs other duties as assigned
Your background includes:
High School Diploma or GED
Valid Driver’s License
Work outside in all types of weather conditions
Respond to emergencies during and after normal working hours
Must live within 30 minutes of reporting office
A bonus to have:
Face-to-Face customer service experience
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a), and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.
Job Operations - Service
Primary Location US-MS-Laurel-Laurel Office
Organization GO MS CD LAUREL (50046004)
Job Posting Jan 14, 2022
Posting End Date Jan 24, 2022
Req ID: GOM00502