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Posted: Sunday, February 4, 2018 6:04 PM



Primary Location:
Louisiana:
Baton Rouge
Job Function:
Other
FLSA Status:
Nonexempt
Relocation Option:
Not approved
Union description/code:
GSU BARG:U01
Number of Openings:
2.00
Req ID:
76446
Travel Percentage:
Up to 25




JOB QUALIFICATIONS:


Under directive supervision, with latitude for planning and laying out of working details with responsibility for timely and accurate results. Must be able to perform precise locates of underground gas facilities with the use of utility maps, computer applications, various specialized locate equipment, probe rods, and/or shovel excavation. Must be able to accurately report any discrepancies with detailed verbal and written communications including precise drawing representations. Works closely with contractors to ensure safe excavation processes are being followed including investigation and reporting of excavation damages.



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Perform all duties of a Gas Locator Apprentice.
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Perform detailed and precise locates of gas facilities within guidelines of Entergy and Dig Law requirements.
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Plan, lay:out, and direct all work in a safe and efficient manner.
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Use of maps, computer applications, specialized locate equipment, probe rods, historical records, and/or shovel excavation to ensure proper locates.
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Coordinate assistance from other personnel and departments with problem locates.
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Work closely with state, parish, city, other utilities, and contractors to ensure proper and safe excavation practices are performed around gas facilities.
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Test for and locate on above ground gas leaks.
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First responder to gas emergency situations recognizing hazards, conduct site assessment, establish control of site, coordinate making site safe and coordinate gas shutdown or repair.
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Make thorough and complete investigations of damaged gas facilities.
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Adequately operate several computer applications related to the Gas Business and locate tickets.
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Perform atmospheric corrosion inspections on meter sets.



EXPERIENCE AND SPECIAL QUALIFICATIONS:

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Must have worked at least three years in the utility or construction industry performing work requiring a mechanical aptitude with demonstrated use of maps/prints for detailed measurement dimensions for pinpointing facilities with three dimensional measurements. OR Three years or experience directly related to the gas business. OR Three years of utility locate experience.
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Know Companys safety rules, be able to administer all approved methods of resuscitation, and be able to render practical first aid.
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Practical knowledge of gas pipeline Damage Prevention and Locating Standards
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Have and maintain an automobile and truck drivers license, TWIC card or other applicable required license, background check, or ID.
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Know city streets, and roads in rural sections.
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Be responsible for Company tools, instruments and equipment.
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Know Companys practices and standards as related to type of work.
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Know location of, and be able to operate all of the firefighting equipment. Know what kind of equipment to use on electrical, oil, gas, and other fires.
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Satisfactorily complete all necessary and mandatory training requirements associated with the position.



PHYSICAL QUALIFICATIONS:

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Ability to detect presence of natural gas.
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Must have full use of mental and physical faculties.
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Have strength and endurance adequate for traversing construction areas with uneven surfaces walking up to 5 miles a day in all kinds of outdoor weather conditions.
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Good hand:eye coordination, physical dexterity, and color vision.



PERSONAL QUALIFICATI

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