Xcel Energy Services, Inc. Gas Service Fitter B Job in Fort Collins, Colorado

Location(s): CO - Fort CollinsAre you fit and ready to work hard at a challenging but rewarding job thatdoesn't require you to sit behind a desk all day? Do you want to build along-term career in a stable industry at a company that's committed totreating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? Afield or skilled labor job at Xcel Energy could be the opportunity you'relooki***NOTE: This position requires an assessment prior to interviewconsideration. We ask you to please carefully read the instructions belowXcel Energy is looking to hire one or more Gas Service Fitter's. Thisposition will be filled out of our service center in Fort Collins, CO.The starting rate of pay for this position is $42.67 hourly.SummaryPerform any of the duties in, Construction, Service, and/or PressureRegulation. The Employee must be able to operate company vehicles to respondto and maintain the Company system.Duties/ResponsibilitiesPerform low stress oxygen welding, operate company vehicles and specialequipment. (ie. hydrotamp,boom truck, backhoe , chain digger, buckettrucks forklift, etc....)Operate and maintain tapping equipment on cast iron, steel, PE,PVC..Verify location of all underground obstruction.Install and maintain all different types of gas services and mains, steel,PE, PVC and CAB.Minimum RequirementsMust have a High School or equivalent education.Must have completed an approved apprentice program and be qualified as ajourneyman.Must have a valid CDL drivers license for the state of Colorado.Have knowledge of the following is required: 1. Shoring 2.National/State/Local codes that relate to gas utilization. 3.Haz Comm 4.DOT Part 192 Pipeline Safety. 5. Confined Space 6. Barricade and trafficcontrol. 7. Gas Condensate handling procedures. 8. Safety.Must live within 30 miles or 30 minutes of the Fort Collins Service CenterMust pass a Gas Respirator Qualification Test and will be subject to DOT drugand alcohol testing**NOTE: This position requires an assessments prior to being considered foran interview so please read the following instructions carefully:Assessment Information Step 1 Application and Online Assessment:1. Create a profile by applying for a position2. Apply to the job posting3. Should you meet the minimum qualifications, you may receive an invitationto complete an online assessment. Please follow the assessment instructionscarefully and complete the online assessment within 72 hours.Step 2 Selection Process:9. Please allow a couple of weeks for assessment results and applications tobe reviewed. You will be notified if you are selected for an interview.10. If you are not selected for an interview, you will receive notice thatthe hiring leader has chosen to go with another candidate.11. If you do not successfully complete the assessment, you are eligible tore-take it after 6 months._______________________________________________________________________________________________Steps in Xcel Energy's hiring processAll qualified candidates will be sent an online assessment via e-mail.Applicants must successfully pass in order to be further considered.Candidates who successfully pass the assessment will be contacted to come infor an information session and interview.After attending our information session/interview, our Team Leaders willcollaborate to decide which candidates are best qualified and offers will bemaCandidates who accept the employment offer will be required to pass XcelEnergy's background check and drug test. This process can take up to twoweeks before clearance is issued.After successful passing of the background check and drug test, candidatesare ready to start the training class.As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, XcelEnergy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products andservices to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customersacross eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to bethe preferred and trusted provid