South Jersey Industries Mechanic II in Union, New Jersey
Basic Function:Position performs construction and maintenance on Elizabethtown Gas Company distribution systems.If any language in this posting conflicts with the CBA between ETG & UWUA 424, the CBA shall prevail.
Representative Duties and Responsibilities:
• Performs construction and maintenance on Elizabethtown Gas Company distribution systems.
• Installation of mains and services.
• Repairs gas leaks.
• Other duties include:
Locating and mark-outs
Main and service deactivation and activation
Valve lubrication and maintenance
First response to potential leaks and other gas related emergencies
Meter work, and re-lights.
• Responsible for completing all associated paperwork for the above described.
- Operate a Kubota and Backhoe
Education and Experience:
• High School diploma
• Experience in construction work
• Familiar with the use of air tools and construction equipment
Equivalent academic education and experience
• Valid NJ drivers license
Working Conditions/Physical Requirements:
Work in all types of weather conditions
Ability to lift 100 lbs.
Routinely operate jack hammers & rotary drills
Using shovel to hand excavate
Required to wear of a full face respirator
Hours/day of standing or operating in confined spaces (trench)
May have to work for up to 16 hours straight during emergency conditions
Required drive company vehicles for short lengths of time throughout the day
Required to work shifts (4-12 PM) and Stand-By (24-hour on call)
Requires bending, kneeling and operating tools in confined space conditions
Disclaimer: This information describes the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this job. The description is not designed to be a comprehensive inventory of duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees in the job. Reasonable accommodation may be made to qualified disabled individuals for performance of essential duties and responsibilities.
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If you're looking to make an impact, South Jersey Industries is the perfect place. For interns, college graduates, or experienced professionals, at South Jersey Industries we look for enthusiastic, talented professionals at every level of our enterprise. From call center representatives with excellent people skills to engineers with the vision and expertise to design tomorrow’s energy infrastructure, we know that our people fuel our success. We take pride in recruiting the best talent available for every facet of our business. Explore the possibilities. You'll be sure to find an opportunity that piques your interest.
We are committed to developing and implementing innovative projects that increase energy efficiency and save clients money
We provide an opportunity to build a successful and rewarding career in a variety of functional business areas
We foster individual talents and abilities while promoting the value of teamwork
Our culture prepares you for a lifetime of learning and professional development
Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
SJI (NYSE: SJI), an energy services holding company based in Folsom, NJ, delivers energy services to its customers through three primary subsidiaries. SJI Utilities, SJI's regulated natural gas utility business, delivers safe, reliable, affordable natural gas to approximately 690,000 South Jersey Gas, Elizabethtown Gas and Elkton Gas customers in New Jersey and Maryland. SJI's non-utility businesses within South Jersey Energy Solutions promote efficiency, clean technology and renewable energy by providing customized wholesale commodity marketing and fuel management services; and developing, owning and operating on-site energy production facilities. SJI Midstream houses the company's interest in the PennEast Pipeline Project. For more information about SJI and its subsidiaries, click here. (http://www.sjindustries.com/)