Entergy Mechanic, Service I, II, Sr - Gas in New Orleans, Louisiana
Mechanic, Service I, II, Sr - Gas
Date: Sep 23, 2022
Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States
Posting End Date: 10/03/2022
This position can be filled as a Mechanic I, II, or Sr depending on the candidate's experience.
Responsible for checking operations and installation/replacement and reading of gas meters.
Turn gas service on and off per gas procedures.
Install and replace gas meters. Accurately read meters
Check operation of and adjust pressure regulator equipment. Investigating and repairing gas leaks on company and customer facilities
Make minor adjustments to customer's appliances and relight appliances. Troubleshooting many types of customer requests. Cutting, threading and pipe fitting.
Utilize GIS technology and basic PC applications. Maintain accurate records in “Click Mobile”.
Investigation and write detailed report on any explosion, accident, fire, or damage or any kind on which assigned.
Applicant must live 35 miles from the work location.
Minimum experience required of the position
Mechanic I - Minimum 1 year Gas Service or 2 years of Gas Distribution Mechanic/Meter Service experience.
Mechanic II - 2 or 4 year Gas Mechanic and 5 years Meter Service experience.
Mechanic Sr - 4 year Gas Mechanic experience.
Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position
Good mechanical aptitude and ability to use hand tools and small power tools. Ability to communicate well with customers, city inspectors, police and fire department officials. Ability to obtain and maintain D.O.T. Office of Pipeline Safety operator qualification as it pertains to gas service work. Good interpersonal skills along with good written and oral communication skills. Ability to interpret construction drawings to locate underground facilities. Ability to manage multiple activities and changing priorities. Ability to work well under pressure. Self-motivated and dependable team player. Familiar with local plumbing code. Ability to cut and tread pipe. Knowledge of Entergy's “Click Mobile” application. Ability to recognize hazards in the workplace and have the ability to mitigate the hazards. Desired: Knowledge of gas distribution system; Working knowledge of the AM/FM / GIS graphical program; Knowledgeable in MS Office software (Word, Excel, and Outlook); Knowledge of Entergy's Customer Service policies; Familiar with service territory area.
Knowledge of Maximo.
Knowledge of LA811 locate ticket process.
Ability to recognize and embrace opportunities for process improvement.
Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position
Valid driver's license.
WORKING CONDITIONS/ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS/PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:
Must be available for 24 hour call out and extended hours as necessary. Ability to lift 100 lbs. As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans
Job Function :All Other Jobs
FLSA Status :Nonexempt
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code :NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings :1
Req ID: 108753
Travel Percentage :Up to 25%
An Equal Opportunity Employer, Minority/Female/Disability/Vets. Please clickhere (https://jobs.entergy.com/content/EEO/?locale=en_US) to view the full statement.
As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.
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