605 East Walnut Street Dickson, Tennessee 37055615-441-2830 or EMERGENCY - 24 Hours: 615-441-2830 and press 3Monday thru Friday 7:30am – 4:30pm

JOB OPPORTUNITIES AT GREATER DICKSON GAS AUTHORITY!! 

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Come Join Our Work Family!

We are hiring for four (4) positions. 
One (1) Maintenance Technician; Two (2) Compliance Technicians; and one (1) Dickson Customer Service Representative.

See the following Minimum Qualifications and Job Descriptions

Compliance Technician

Position Overview

The Compliance Technician conducts a variety of work to maintain, track, and record activities related to pipeline safety as per PHMSA Regulations Part 191, 192. He/She performs work on a broad range of activities in the Operations Department such as: monitoring gas odorization equipment, regulator and relief station inspections, yearly distribution critical valve inspection, pipe to soil survey/cathodic protection equipment inspections, system patrolling, leak surveys and performing other duties as assigned or required under Department of Transportation regulations, help develop and maintain records as required by DOT and GDGA procedures and working in other related areas as requested.

Required Knowledge and Abilities

Have demonstrated knowledge of PHMSA Pipeline Safety Regulations Part 191, 192
Proficiency in the following computer programs: Microsoft Windows, iOS, Word and Excel
Know the functioning of all the GDGA natural gas system
Excellent organizational and time management skills
Keep records and generate reports
Must be capable of meshing with their peers in the work place and work together when required
Must be capable of communicating his/her thoughts in a proper manner and display a congenial attitude in accepting assignments
Must work safely and follow all safety policies and procedures
Must work efficiently with little supervision

Minimum Qualifications

  • Three (3) Years experience in the Natural/Propane Gas Distribution Maintenance listed in the above Position Overview
  • Must be at least 18 years of age 
  • Must possess a High School Diploma or GED
  • Must have a valid Tennessee Commercial Driver’s License (Class-A) or the ability to obtain one within six (6) months of employment
  • Technology aptitude (computer/tablet/iPad/smartphone, etc.)
  • Must be able to communicate orally by phone or person to person
  • Must be able to read and understand printed material
  • Must be able to make decisions under pressure which still comply with safety and other applicable procedures
  • Must be able to walk or otherwise navigate all terrains

Preferred Qualifications

  • Five (5) Years demonstrated, progressive experience in Natural Gas Distribution Maintenance including areas listed in the above Position Overview.
  • Proficiency in the following computer programs: Microsoft Windows, Word and Excel.

Maintenance Technician

POSITION OVERVIEW

The Maintenance Technician conducts specific work on repairs and maintenance of the natural gas system. The position involves work in a broad range of activities including: monitoring and maintenance of gas odorization equipment, regulator and relief valves, gas measurement equipment, distribution valves, cathodic protection equipment; maintaining and troubleshooting of Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) system; performing other duties as assigned or required under Department of Transportation regulations; and developing and maintaining records as required by DOT and GDGA procedures.

Required Knowledge and Abilities

Same as above Compliance Tech – Required knowledge and Abilities

Minimum Qualifications

  • Five (5) Years demonstrated, progressive experience in Natural Gas Distribution Maintenance including areas listed in the above Position Overview.
  • Must be at least 18 years of age. 
  • Must possess a High School Diploma or GED.
  • Must have a valid Tennessee Commercial Driver’s License (Class-A) or the ability to obtain one within six (6) months of employment.
  • Technology aptitude (computer/tablet/iPad/smartphone, etc.).
  • The ability to communicate verbally person to person.
  • The ability to read and understand printed material.
  • The ability to make decisions under pressure.

Preferred Qualifications

Same as above Compliance Tech – Preferred Qualifications

Customer Service Representative

Position Overview

Greets customers to accept direct payment for gas services and insures proper credit.  Serves as the point of contact for service requests that are made in person.  Acts as the Authority’s representative for solutions to customer requests. Fast pace environment with the ability to multi-task at any given time.

Minimum Qualifications

  • High School diploma or GED equivalent
  • The ability to use a computer keyboard effectively and efficiently
  • The ability to use a calculator proficiently
  • Valid Tennessee Class “D” drivers license
  • The ability to safely operate a standard equipped GDGA motor vehicle
  • The ability to orally communicate by phone and person to person
  • The ability to see/read money and/or other printed material
  • Ambulatory

Please NO inquiries in person or by phone.  Please click the ‘Click Here’ link below to print and complete the Job Application by hand and submit via email to careeropportunities@gdga.com. If you wish to submit a resume with your application you may do so.

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GDGA is an EOE and reserves the right to reject any and all resume’s and/or applications submitted in response to these job descriptions.

 

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