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Eversource Energy Gas Service Technician in Lawrence, Massachusetts

LOCATION: Lawrence, MA


POSITION: Service Technician D

DEPARTMENT: Meter Service

STARTING RATE OF PAY: $33.85 per/hour

**Union Represented Position**

Job Summary:

Perform duties to install, set, repair and remove gas meters and connections

Make minor adjustments to gas appliances

Turn meters on and off

Check for proper operation of gas equipment

Make necessary connections of gas meters and gas lines

Investigate, locate, repair and classify gas leaks

Respond and diagnose carbon monoxide calls

Respond, diagnose and remedy pressure calls

Adjust service regulators

Detect and report improper operation of faulty equipment, defective materials and unusual conditions to supervision

Follow prescribed safety rules and regulations

Maintain necessary records

Maintain work area and equipment in a clean and orderly condition

Performs work consistent with training provided and/or skills attained or held.

Perform other work related to the department as assigned in accordance with Agreement

Qualifications :

  • Must be able to pass and maintain operator qualifications tasks
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Have the ability and aptitude to perform the above duties independently and in a safe and professional manner
  • Have the ability to maintain/keep records satisfactorily
  • Be willing and able to accept and satisfactorily complete training courses offered by the Company
  • Possess and retain an unrestricted Vehicle Operator’s License
  • Be regular in attendance and have a good safety record.
  • Must meet residency requirement per collective bargaining agreement.
  • Three years of gas utility or equivalent preferred.

Successful applicant must be willing and able to accept shift and emergency assignments and work overtime, work in all types of weather conditions per collective bargaining agreement.

Schedule : Applicant will work shifts as posted

Wage Progression : Eligible for increases to maximum job rate in accordance with the Labor Agreement

Successful candidates must live within a designated response time of their assigned reporting location.


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EEO Statement

Eversource Energy is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, disability status, or protected veteran status.

VEVRRA Federal Contractor

Emergency Response:

Responding to emergency situations to meet customers’ needs is part of every employee’s role. If employed, you will be given an Emergency Restoration assignment. This means you may be called to assist during an emergency outside of your normal responsibilities, work hours and location.