Con Edison General Utility Worker Position in Gas Operations

Con Edison is seeking a General Utility Worker in Gas Operations.  This is a full-time position.  Candidates must have  high school diploma/GED and a valid driver's license.

Core responsibilites:

This position is covered under US Department of Transportation regulations and therefore successful candidates will be required to undergo random drug tests, which will include marijuana. You may also be randomly tested for drugs at any time during your employment with Con Edison, including for marijuana.

The primary responsibility of the General Utility Worker (GUW) in Gas Operations is to assist in the maintenance and repair of the gas distribution system, perform mandated inspection programs, and respond to emergency calls. Selected candidates must possess technical and mechanical ability to learn to perform natural gas pipeline maintenance in the field.

The selected candidates will be required to access/enter customer premises, and interact with customers on a regular basis, and will be expected to provide outstanding customer service and present a positive image of the company to our customers and the general public.

Successful candidates must have the ability to follow safe work practices and procedures; comply with environmental policies and procedures;

Candidates must also have the ability to advance through career path training.

Perform standard maintenance functions; ability to safely operate a jackhammer (90lbs. in weight) for extended periods of time, ability to pinpoint leaks in gas mains and services, and the ability to use hand and power tools.

Successful candidates must have a valid driver's license and a demonstrated ability to safely operate a motor vehicle. They must also pass a written and practical road test to be administered by Con Edison.

Obtain certificates of fitness and/or licenses [including but not limited to a Commercial Driver's License ("CDL")]; safely operate company vehicles; become certified in First Aid and CPR;

This position requires the ability to work both indoor and outdoor environments in all weather conditions. Selected candidates will be required to work overtime, various rotating shifts, weekends, and holidays, based upon operating needs.

If you accept a job offer in connection with this posting, you will be assigned to one of the company's operating regions within Gas Operations (Bronx/Westchester, Queens or Manhattan).


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