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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

Company: Entergy

Posting End Date: 10/03/2022

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This position can be filled as a Mechanic I, II, or Sr depending on the candidate's experience.

JOB SUMMARY/PURPOSE:

Responsible for checking operations and installation/replacement and reading of gas meters.

JOB DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:

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 REQUIREMENTS:

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.

Desired skills:

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.

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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.

WORKING CONDITIONS:

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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