Gas Distribution Technician / Apprentice - Class I

at Unitil Service Corp. in Portland, Maine, United States

Job Description

Position Purpose: 

  • To perform activities required to operate, maintain, construct, inspect and survey the gas distribution system. To ensure that these activities are performed in accordance with Federal and State regulations as well as company policy, company procedures and management objectives. To provide services as an emergency gas leak first responder with the objective of ensuring public safety and protecting company assets. To ensure the timely and accurate completion of all necessary records, timesheets, paperwork and documentation needed for accounting, regulatory, asset management and related purposes. Professionally interact with customers, regulatory authorities, and employees to ensure that the company satisfactorily meets their needs.


  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • 3 years of related field experience
  • Must accept standby on rotation basis
  • Must reside within a specified geographic area and be available for duties during times of system emergencies
  • Must be able to obtain Operator Qualification (O.Q.) certification based upon the requirements set forth in D.O.T. 49 CFR 192, Subpart N
  • Posses a valid Class B Commercial Driver’s License within 12 months of employment
  • Posses a valid Class A Commercial Driver’s License within 24 months of employment
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Job Posting: 599644

Posted On: Aug 30, 2021

Updated On: Oct 12, 2021