SoCal Gas is looking for an individual with extensive construction experience within our Transmission and Storage group. We are in search of someone who is mechanically inclined and tool-oriented and demonstrates leadership. With pay starting at $40.710 / hr. we are offering comprehensive training to become a safe and efficient Pipeline Technician; skills that will prepare you for a career with SoCal Gas. Current opening is in Needles, CA. This is a DOT position.
- Performs driver inspection on vehicles and construction equipment.
- Prepares various Company forms and, through sketches and written reports, documents work performed, changes made, and conditions found.
- Performs preventative maintenance on cathodic protection equipment. Takes and records cathodic protection reads.
- Drives heavy duty vehicles such as dump trucks and boom trucks and operates construction equipment such as cranes.
- Performs gas handling, fire control and fire watch operations on pipeline tie‐ins. Sets up and operates oxy/acetylene, nitrogen and natural gas regulators, fire control stacks, and purging equipment.
- Operates a wide range of pneumatic, hydraulic, and manual tools. Installs and operates basic tapping and pressure control equipment.
- Performs skilled operations and routine maintenance of heavy construction equipment.
- Assists with the installation, removal, repair and calibration of cathodic protection equipment on Company pipelines.
- Safely uses, handles, stores, and disposes of hazardous materials and hazardous waste.
- Must pass a pre‐employment drug test if a new hire or transferring from a non‐safety sensitive job.
- Must have Class A, Hazardous Material Handling and Air Brake Endorsements on valid California Driver’s License. Physical Abilities test requires: Level A.
- Must have basic computer skills.
- Must have two years of working experience in Transmission, Storage, Construction.
- Must successfully pass the Physical Abilities Test.
- Requires participation in the Company’s random drug and alcohol testing program.
- Must possess a valid California Driver’s License.
- Must pass formal training for the classification.
Vacancy Type: Full Time
Job Location: Needles, CA, US
Application Deadline: N/A