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Gas Mechanic- San Francisco (IBEW)

San Francisco, CA, US, 94110

Requisition ID # 21861 

Job Category : Maintenance / Construction / Operations 

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Business Unit: Gas Operations

Job Location : San Francisco

Company

 

Based in San Francisco, Pacific Gas and Electric Company, a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric utilities in the United States. And we deliver some of the nation's cleanest energy to our customers in Northern and Central California. For PG&E, Together, Building a Better California is not just a slogan. It's the very core of our mission and the scale by which we measure our success. We know that the nearly 16 million people who do business with our company count on our more than 24,000 employees for far more than the delivery of utility services. They, along with every citizen of the state we call home, also expect PG&E to help improve their quality of life, the economic vitality of their communities, and the prospect for a better future fueled by clean, safe, reliable and affordable energy.

 

Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.

 

Department Overview 

Gas Operations is focused on ensuring the safe and reliable flow of natural gas to our customers. Gas Operations is responsible for all aspects of PG&E's gas distribution and transmission operations, including planning, engineering, maintenance and construction, restoration and emergency response.

 

Position Summary

 

This is an IBEW Local 1245 represented classification, which has over 100 years of experience representing employees at PG&E.

 

The individual would be responsible for the installation, repair, troubleshooting, maintenance, operation, and deactivation of steel gas pipeline by welding and controlling high-pressure gas flows. Individual would also be responsible for building and installing gas meter sets greater than 1000 cubic feet.

 

 An employee with the qualifications of a Fitter (PIO) Fitter-Arc who performs specialized work in connection with the installation, maintenance and operation on pipelines and other facilities without immediate supervision. Performs arc welding. and may be required to perform Oxy-acetylene welding. Performs other duties such as making complex layouts, hot tie-ins on larger diameter pipelines, operating main line valves, and operating the larger pressure control equipment. May work alone or with the assistance of one other employee in a lower classification.

 

This position may be subject to Joint Apprentice Training Committee (JATC) review and approval.

 

This is a DOT (Department of Transportation) covered classification and is subject to random drug and/or alcohol screening.

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Makes complex layouts
  • Operates main line valves and larger pressure control equipment.
  • Performs arc welding
  • Performs hot tie-ins on larger diameter pipelines
  • DOT-Operations/Maintenance AND Emergency

 

Qualifications

 Minimum:

• Must be at least 18 years of age.

• Must possess a High School diploma, GED or equivalent work experience.

• Ability to work extended hours, nights, weekends and holidays.

• Must be able to wear company provided Personal Protective Equipment (PPE).

• Must possess and maintain a valid Class A California Driver's License Permit by Day 1 of hire

• Must possess and maintain a valid DMV Medical Card by Day 1 of hire

American Petroleum Institute Standard 1104 certification based on provisional training plan

 

 

Desired: 

• 3 years of experience in pipeline welding

• Qualified on Oxy-Acetylene 60 psig and less weld test

• Experience with Mueller tapping equipment

• Class A License

• Good mechanical aptitude, good problem-solving skills and basic math skills

• Ability to read and interpret job layouts

• To better represent the communities we serve within a timely manner, applicants who live within 50 miles of the headquarter location will be given preference

• Previous Military experience

•Current or past work experience with PG&E and/or Hiring Hall

 

PG&E Employees: You must have qualified on all prerequisite tests prior to submitting an application; and all secondary tests prior to interviewing. For more information on prerequisite and secondary exams, including study guides, please visit the Pre-employment testing program website.

Pre-Employment Testing:

 

  • Physical Test Battery
  • Work Orientation Inventory- Physical/Technical Driving
  • Journeyman Welder Skills Assessment (JWSA)
  • Journeyman Welder Knowledge Assessment (JWKA)
  • Journeyman Welder Math Assessment (JWMA)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Mission

To safely and reliably deliver affordable and clean energy to our customers and communities every single day, while building the energy network of tomorrow.

Our Vision

With a sustainable energy future as our North Star, we will meet the challenge of climage change while providing affordable energy for all customers.

Our Culture

We put safety first.
We are accountable. We act with integrity, transparency and humility.
We are here to serve our customers.
We embrace change, innovation and continuous improvement.
We value diversity and inclusion. We speak up, listen up and follow up.
We succeed through collaboration and partnership. We are one team.

Company
Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), a subsidiary of PG&E Corporation (NYSE:PCG), is one of the largest combined natural gas and electric companies in the United States. Based in San Francisco, our 24,000 employees deliver safe, reliable, affordable and clean energy to nearly 16 million people throughout our Northern and Central California service area, stretching from Eureka to Bakersfield and from the Pacific Ocean to the Sierra Nevada.

More About Our Company

EEO
Pacific Gas and Electric Company is an Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer that actively pursues and hires a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, religion, physical or mental disability status, medical condition, protected veteran status, marital status, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information or any other factor that is not related to the job.


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland