Equipment Operator - Underground (Gas)

Synergetic Design Austin , TX 78719

Posted 2 months ago

Position Summary: The Equipment Operator (GAS) is an entry level position in the construction, maintenance and repair of natural gas underground distribution systems. This position works at various locations. The position may also be required to travel to another state depending on customer demands.

Essential Functions:

  • Work safely while performing new construction, maintenance or repair work.

  • Assists with installing underground natural gas piping.

  • Frequently works around live gas systems requiring skill and care to protect the lives of themselves and others.

  • Maintains company vehicles, equipment and tools in good working order.

  • Does all other related work as required to complete the job.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Able to perform rigorous physical labor.

  • Understands proper use of company radio.

  • Understands how to safely operate equipment.

  • Understand basic rigging.

  • Understands sloping and shoring requirements.

  • Understand the proper use and maintenance of hand tools.

  • Capable of receiving and following directions.

  • Capable of learning basic knowledge of materials used.

  • Possess a basic knowledge of materials used.

  • Understands the basic concepts of equipment set up.

  • Understands minimum excavation tolerance zones.

  • Capable of installing and removing a service.

  • Understands when to wear personnel protective equipment.

  • Able to identify different types of materials used.

  • Able to travel long distances on short notice, when required.

  • Able to work for extended periods in various locations, when required.

  • Must have a valid Commercial Driver's License.

  • Able to lift in excess of 50 lbs.

  • Must be able to work outside, frequently in inclement weather.

  • Willing to work over-time when requested.

Physical Demands:

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, and feel; and reach with hands and arms.

Work Environment:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently exposed to fumes or airborne particles, moving mechanical parts and vibration. The employee is occasionally exposed to a variety of extreme conditions at construction job sites. The noise level in the work environment and job sites can be loud. This position is performed in outside weather conditions.

Competencies:

  • Self-Motivated

  • Team-Oriented

  • Customer Oriented

  • Must be able to follow Company safety rules and all other Company policies.

Pike is an Equal Opportunity Employer

NOTE: This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as requested to meet the ongoing needs of the organization.


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Equipment Operator - Underground (Gas)

Synergetic Design