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National Grid
Providence, RI
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Description: Description About the Position:
Position Responsibilities (including but not limited to): Trial Period:
Applicant must demonstrate proficiency of tasks within 45 calendar days or return to former classification. A 14 calendar day trial period will apply to this position for an employee that has previously held a comparable position within Field Operations. A vacancy shall be filled by the selection of the senior applicant, as determined by the seniority provisions within the collective bargaining agreement, who has the minimum qualifications for trial. Progression: Promotion to Distribution Tech C will be through the Field Operations Laborer’s position or other qualified candidates with previous experience. Prior to being award a promotion to Distribution Tech C, an employee must have successfully demonstrated the qualifications of Laborer for a minimum of one (1) year. Requirements of Job: Performs construction and maintenance duties under direction of higher classification Technicians Performs fitting work as required such as threading pipe, tapping, laying and grading mains and services and other associated duties as directed. Learn and assist in duties of high classification so as to qualify for promotion or upgrade. Performs meter changes in conjunction with assigned construction and maintenance work. Performs RGO’s. Performs installation of pre-fab meter sets. Performs fitting reconnects of existing customer. 1 year minimum as Laborer. Perform all duties of lower classifications. Starting hourly rate: $19.01
Qualifications Job Qualifications : Qualifications: Must have a high school education or the equivalent. Must have good mechanical aptitude and ability, high degree of dependability, and capable of exercising good judgment. Must have the ability to operate pneumatic, hydraulic, electric, gas hand tools and equipment necessary to perform physically demanding construction related activities. Must pass DOT physical and qualifying tests. Must attain and maintain operator qualification as required. Must possess or attain a CDL A license, with air brake endorsement Must possess or attain valid Hazwoper Certification Must qualify under the Federal mandated Operator Qualification requirements. Must have valid driver’s license and be an approved driver of Company vehicles D.O.T. drug testing is a requirement for this position. Must pass Field Assessment Test.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Maint & Construction Primary Location : RI-Providence Organisation : Maint & Construction Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Jan 8, 2018, 4:52:07 PM Unposting Date : Feb 8, 2018, 4:59:00 AM


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