Gas Fitter 1/C 2/C Acceptable (NYSEG 64977) Lockport NY in Lockport, NY at Avangrid

Date Posted: 10/17/2018

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    Lockport, NY
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Job Description

Publication date: 16.09.2018
REFERENCE: 5098942402

Business and Department

Job Title: GAS FITTER 1/C
Location: Lockport, NY, USA
Job No: 1033


Under general supervision performs all kinds of repairs and construction work on gas mains and services,
and services, maintains, and places in operation all types of domestic, commercial and industrial gas
appliances, equipment and incidental piping or wiring used in connection therewith.

Typical Duties:

1. Tapping, penetration, stopping, leak repairing and clearing of energized lines.
2. Purging and energizing of gas mains, services, regulating, metering and other system equipment.
3. Maintaining, operating and repairing regulating, odorizing, filtering and related equipment.
4. Acting as inspector for main and service installations.
5. Fabrication and sketching of piping tie-ins and simple gas service replacements in the field.
Correction of sketches necessitated by field conditions.
6. Directs the work of one other Fitter 1/C or lower grade directly assisting him; may also direct others
performing such duties as equipment operation, digging and directing traffic.
7. May be required to cut services on or off and remove and set gas and electric meters.
8. May perform duties of Equipment Driver/Operators at or below his wage level.
9. Performs other related or less skilled work as directed.
NOTE A:Under "Duties" as to servicing and maintaining "all types" is not meant to be interpreted that any
one Fitter may necessarily be required to perform regularly on "all types" but that he is qualified to do so.
NOTE B:When the Fitter 1/C directs a crew consisting of at least two other Gas Fitters, one who is at
least a Fully Qualified Helper (at wage level 13) and the other at least an Apprentice in the progression
program, for four hours or more, the Fitter 1/C shall receive a substitution bonus (upgrading to Fully Qualified Chief
Gas Fitter if for a week or more).

Experience, Education and Special Information Required:

1. Must have complied with all terms of the Memorandum of Agreement Governing Gas Department

Training and Job Proqression.
2. Must have completed high school or obtained a High School Equivalency Diploma recognized by
New York State.
3. Should have thorough knowledge of Company's gas practices and standards.
4. Must be familiar with Company's Safety Rules, approved methods of resuscitation and able to render
practical First Aid.
5. Must be able to qualify for operator's licenses as required by law.

Physical Qualifications:

1. Normal health, physique and use of senses as indicated by passing the required physical
examination given by a Company physician, including color perception.
2. Strength and endurance adequate for arduous labor in all kinds of outdoor weather conditions.

Personal Qualifications:

1. Must be willing to work extra and/or irregular hours as required.
2. Must be willing to work under unusual or special working conditions and surroundings, as well as the
normal working conditions pertaining to this job.
3. Must be particularly alert in observing hazards and avoiding accidents.

This opportunity will offer
This opportunity will offer

AVANGRID is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. AVANGRID shall abide by the requirements of
41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified
individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination
against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.
Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to
employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation,
gender identity, or national origin, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local
law. The Company is committed to a policy in all of its employment practices of equal opportunity without regard to
race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin, disability, religion, marital status,
veteran status, sexual orientation, or other protected status.

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