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Position Journeyman Plumber/Gas Meter Technician II  
Category Gas/Meter  
Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Location Grand Junction  
Req Number GAS-22-00061  
About the Organization Peak Utility Services Group is an integrated group of engineering and construction companies serving the Electric, Natural Gas and Telecommunications industry. We provide a full suite of engineering, construction, operations and maintenance services including repair, replacement, maintenance, and installation of natural gas, telecommunications, and electric infrastructure through five operating subsidiaries: Track Utilities, SiteWise, Kelly Cable, Riley Brothers and Superior Pipeline Services.  

Pay rate range is: $30-$35/hr, DOE

Come Join Our Team!

We are problem solvers and innovators, and we construct safe and reliable delivery systems for our utility partners and the communities we serve. Our Traits (Trust Respects Accountability Integrity Teamwork Safety) serve as the guiding principles and the foundation for all our decisions. It is what drives innovation and strengthens our commitment to developing and retaining the best people in the industry.

What is in it for YOU?

  • Medical, Dental, Vision (Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield)
  • Telehealth app (medical and mental health)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA) with employer contribution
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • 401K Retirement Plan with a company match
  • Paid Time Off & Holiday pay
  • Referral Program Bonus
  • Quarterly Safety Recognition Program
  • Weekly Pay
  • Direct Deposit
  • Career Growth
  • 100% Paid Training
  • Generous Tool Allowance (mechanics)
  • KeyBank @ Work Program (company paid financial wellness courses)
  • New-Home Builder Discount
  • Ford New Vehicle Discount
  • Dell Computers Discount
  • Flexible Health Care Spending Account
  • Dependent Care Flex Spending Account
  • Paid Bereavement Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Free Basic Life & Basic Accidental Insurance
  • Voluntary Life Insurance Products for Self, Spouse and Dependents
  • Short Term and Long Term Disability Coverage
  • Service Awards
  • Company Carnival (tons of fun for the family)
  • Monthly All-Hands Safety Meetings

General Purpose

A Gas Meter Technician II works under the direction of Meter Foremen, Meter Supervisors and Meter Superintendents and performs physical activities in support of completing meter exchanges, meter support for construction crews, meter move outs and associated piping, meter testing and other related gas meter work. This position will identity and resolve problems and make timely decisions on a daily basis, constantly striving to obtain maximum productivity. This role will mentor and coach Gas Meter Technician I.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities

Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • Meets client and operating company standards related to gas meter work in accordance with our core values
  • Installs gas meters, regulators, piping and pipe fitting work with black iron pipe
  • Performs change-out of existing gas utility meters and installs upgraded gas utility meters
  • Performs gas leak repair including above ground meter sets
  • Keeps legible hand-written accurate records including daily work logs and installation records
  • Cleans and prepares meter worksites to eliminate possible hazards
  • Monitors and maintains tools and equipment for proper use, storage, and upkeep
  • Completes all work in an organized, timely manner, within standard operating procedure
  • Uses relevant information and individual judgment to determine whether events or processes comply with laws, regulations, or standards and communicates abnormal working conditions to appropriate parties
  • Measures, cuts, and threads pipes to specifications, using tools such as saws, pipe threaders, or pipe benders
  • Inspects, examines, or tests installed systems or pipe lines, using pressure gauge, observation, or other methods
  • Plans pipe system layout, installation, or repair, according to specifications
  • Attaches pipes to walls, structures, or fixtures, such as radiators or tanks, using brackets, clamps, tools, or welding equipment
  • Cuts or bores holes in structures, such as bulkheads, decks or walls prior to pipe installation, using hand or power tools
  • Shuts off gases from pipe sections, using valve keys or wrenches

Other Duties/Responsibilities

  • Performs other duties as assigned

Supervisory Duties (if any)

  • None

Employees are held accountable for all duties of this job.

Position Requirements

Job Qualifications


  • Licensed Journeyman plumber; licensed Pipe Fitter; or three (3) years apprenticeship is required
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted on a year to year basis

Additional Requirements/Licenses/Certifications:

  • Possession of a valid Driver’s License is required
  • Candidates must pass Motor Vehicle Record (MVR) check and pass a pre-employment drug screen

Education or Formal Training:

  • HS Diploma or GED

Open Date 6/7/2022  
Close Date  
EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  
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