Technician

Job Purpose Ensure safe, timely, installation and repair of propane tanks and gas systems at the customer site and to maintain happy, and loyal customers for Heart of Texas Propane. Duties and Responsibilities The Propane Technician will conduct tank and gas system installations and modifications, system safety checks and ensure customer safety, following standards set forth by the Railroad Commission and this company.  The Technician will be responsible for working closely with the supervisor to include sourcing and ordering appropriate parts and equipment as needed. As a part of this work, the Technician will need to complete and submit relevant paperwork and log their schedules daily.   Duties include:

  • Installing Propane tanks and gas systems
  • Servicing Propane tanks and gas systems
  • Learn and execute safe LPG practices, ensuring safe customer systems
  • Conduct leak checks, pressure tests and basic troubleshooting at customer homes
  • Light pilots
  • Appliance conversions as applicable
  • Sourcing and ordering appropriate parts as required
  • Occasional backup Propane Bobtail truck driver as determined by business needs
  Vehicles:
  • Empty trash
  • Washing/cleaning the truck
  • Go over daily vehicle checklist provided by Supervisor, which includes the (DOT) pre-trip and post-trip vehicle inspection
  • Learn and perform basic equipment maintenance and report to Supervisor
  • Operate crane truck to move and set tanks
  Other fill-in duties may include:
  • Office duties as necessary, answering phones, performing customer sales role
  • Grounds maintenance, facility maintenance
  • Fill propane bottles
  Qualifications & Licenses   Qualifications include:
  • Customer service oriented
  • Proficient in reading and writing
  Education & Experience:
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • 3-5 years of Propane Install and Maintenance experience preferred.
Licenses and Certifications required:
  • CDL (required), with Hazmat and Air Brake Endorsement is preferred
  • Railroad Commission (RRC) certification for Bobtail Driver
  • DOT Medical Card
  • Railroad Commission (RRC) certification for Service & Install
  Other Requirements:
  • Pre-employment drug test
  • Clear driving record
  • All industry standard trainings and those required by federal and state
  • Any needed training manuals and documents are provided
  • Random Drug Testing
  • Basic computer skills
  Working Conditions The job requires some evening and weekend work, working outdoors during inclement weather, and working with hazardous materials.   Physical Requirements Employee may be required to stand for extended periods of time, lift heavy objects on a regular basis, and do repetitive tasks with few breaks. Demanding physical labor to include but not limited to digging ditches and holes with hand tools, using trenching machines and operating a skid steer.  Some 24/7 response is required on rare occasions when customer emergency calls come in.   Personal Qualities & Behavioral Traits
  • Punctual with no excessive absences
  • Pays attention to detail
  • Team-oriented, willingness to work on duties outside of this job description to cover shortages in staff
  • Driven, self-motivated and consistent
  • Willing to learn
  • Ability to read and interpret documents, manuals, and reports.
  • Ability to respond to common questions or complaints from internal and external customers, regulatory agencies, or members of the business community
   

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Job Details

Salary:
$15 - $20

Experience:
0-2 Years

Location(s):
  • Kerrville, Texas
  • ingram, Texas
  • harper, Texas

Benefits

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Life Insurance

Heart Of Texas Propane