Gas Systems Technician

at Southern States Cooperative, Inc. in Milford, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Southern States Cooperative, Inc. is offering excellent pay and benefits for a Gas Systems Technician.
General Summary
Performs installation, maintenance and repair of propane, perform repair and maintenance work on diesel or gasoline tanks and equipment for Southern States Cooperative, Inc. (SSC) customers. Strictly adheres to government regulations and SSC operating procedures while working independently.
Essential Job Functions -- complexity of essential job functions increases with grade level
Maintain regular communication with facility leadership regarding daily service dispatching for new installation, repair and maintenance of appliances, systems and related equipment. Provide updates and input on installation schedule, job progress, account issues, supply of materials and other critical factors.
Safely install and repair propane, diesel and/or gasoline systems, equipment, and appliances according to federal and state codes. Install and remove propane and fuel tanks, install regulators and propane gas lines, perform propane gas leak checks, install propane tankless hot water heaters, and install propane gas fire logs and burners. Calibrate equipment to proper settings. Effectively utilize mechanical, electrical, millwright, plumbing, and other specialized skills and the appropriate tools as determined by the job.
Represent SSC in a positive manner by providing reliable and prompt service to customers. Communicate in a professional and courteous manner. Provide usage instructions for all equipment and appliances serviced. Review account details, collect payments or provide invoices, and confirm future service with customers. Strive to grow and maintain SSC market share through excellent service and customer referrals.
Maintain adequate parts inventory. Assist with taking physical inventory of parts, equipment and merchandise. Adhere to inventory control initiatives. May assist with shipping and/or receiving of related products as determined by business need. Effectively utilize forklift and other material handling equipment according to facility procedures.
Participate in specialized training, certification courses, and/or meetings as requested. Learn and develop techniques to enhance job performance and to stay current on industry safety and operational standards.
Maintain a clean and orderly work area by keeping tools, equipment and supplies in proper places. Minimize waste and properly dispose of waste material. Perform all related cleaning of equipment, vehicle and work areas according to Housekeeping Plan and SSC procedures.
Perform work safely as to not cause harm to yourself, customers and property, co-workers, equipment, or inventory. Utilize Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) as required. Operate all equipment and vehicles according to SSC policy and government regulations. Comply with OSHA regulations, Southern States Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) standards, work rules and policies.
Perform all other job functions as assigned.
Education: Requires a High School Diploma or General Education Degree (GED)
Requires two (2) or more years of experience with installation and repair of propane and gasoline equipment. Previous Southern States work experience a plus.
Licensing requirements vary by location and are based on state/federal regulations.
Requires Petroleum and/or Propane Certification
Requires certification in Basic Principles and Practices of Propane, Storage & Handling, Propane Appliance Service & Trouble Shooting, Safety & Installation of Gas Piping Systems, Placing Interior Vapor Distribution Systems and Appliances, and Designing & Installing Exterior Vapor Distribution.
Requirements -- complexity of requirements increases with grade level
This position requires the safe operation of a motor vehicle to perform essential job functions and mandatory compliance with the SSC motor vehicle safety policy
Able to effectively communicate technical information
Able to effectively utilize interpersonal skills to communicate customer sales and service
Able to utilize GPS equipment
Able to work well independently and follow safety, quality control and operating procedures at all times
Able to add, subtract, multiply, divide and calculate percentages in all units of measure, using whole numbers, common fractions and decimals; able to calculate dimensions, liquid measurements and calibrations
Able to perform work with concentration, focus and attention to detail
Able to operate a forklift, handcart and other industrial equipment
Able to complete paperwork, reports, documentation, and email communication in a legible, organized, and timely manner
Able to speak, read, write the English language in a proficient manner
Able to work in a fast paced team environment
Able to work extended hours to meet business... For full info follow application link.

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Job Posting: 1015391

Posted On: Aug 05, 2022

Updated On: Sep 04, 2022