Gas Distribution Technicians & Foremen

  • Newburgh, NY
  • Full-time

Company Description

Precision Pipeline Solutions, LLC (PPS) is a natural gas and electric utility contractor headquartered in New Windsor, New York. Our mission at PPS is to be the premier provider of the development and implementation of Single Source, multi-dimensional, problem-solving techniques, driving the most effective SOLUTIONS to our utility clients. Our customers will choose us because of our diverse expertise, quality workmanship, and reputation to provide the utmost degree of value.

Company Fundamentals
Precision Pipeline Solutions, LLC. (PPS) was established in December 2002 and is driven by a management team well experienced in the utility infrastructure industry.  PPS is focused on delivering cost-effective consultation, inspection, construction, operations, and maintenance services to this industry through our staff of safety trained and operator-qualified employees.

Our Values
At PPS we dedicate ourselves to the following principles of conduct:
• Act with integrity
• Be accountable
• Take initiative
• Serve customers as you would like to be served
• Improve and innovate continuously –

Job Description

  • Operate such tools as picks, shovels, manually and electrically operated hand tools, air compressors, and air tools
  • Hand shovel dirt to excavate and backfill trenches
  • Clean joints for clamping
  • Wrap pipes and joints
  • Assist in scheduled leak surveys
  • Assist in the installation, repair, operation, and replacement of all gas distribution equipment
  • Assist in snow removal and manhole pumping
  • Perform elementary pipe fitting
  • Lay pipe, heat fuse joints, and install couplings
  • Install anodes and test stations
  • Prepare joints and install clamps
  • Assist in cathodic protection surveys
  • Install leak clamps
  • Operate and maintain excavating equipment
  • Read electronic gas maps
  • Apply proper ordinances and Company standards and rules
  • Perform driver maintenance and operate company vehicles

Qualifications

Qualifications

  • Certification in gas construction education or one year's gas technician experience
  • Demonstrated satisfactory aptitude and learning ability for the duties of gas distribution construction, operation, and maintenance
  • Sturdy physique and the stamina to work outdoors under extreme weather conditions
  • Capable of frequently lifting 75 lbs. minimum, climbing, balancing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, crawling, reaching, handling, fingering, feeling, talking, hearing, and seeing
  • Temperament and personality that enable the employee to work as a member of a crew or team
  • Possess and keep a valid driver's license (mandatory)
  • Ability to attain CDL license during first nine (9) months of holding position
  • Reasonably available for overtime and emergency work assignments
  • Learned and practiced all safety rules that apply

Screenings

  • Clean driving record (MVR) for the past three (3) years – Verifiable
  • DOT pre-employment drug screen
  • Comprehensive background check
  • DOT physical (physical, hearing test, respirator test)

- ABSOLUTELY NO EXCEPTIONS to ANY of the above Qualifications and Screenings
- MUST HAVE NATURAL GAS EXPERIENCE!

Additional Information

Job Type: Full-time

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