City of Charlottesville
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at City of Charlottesville
Pay: $34342.77 to $56660.15/year
Salary : $16.51 - $27.24 Hourly $34,342.77 - $56,660.15 Annually
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 2546832
Overall Job Objective
|Job Title:||Gasline Welder|
|Closing Date/Time:||Open until filled|
|Salary:||$16.51 - $27.24 Hourly|
$34,342.77 - $56,660.15 Annually
|Job Type:||Regular Full-Time|
Support the Charlottesville Department of Utilities in fulfilling its service to provide efficient and safe utilities to all in our community. The Charlottesville Department of Utilities - Gas Division is seeking a qualified candidate to join our team as a Gasline Welder who is highly motivated and who strives for success by demonstrating Charlottesville's Core Values of Leadership, Trust, Creativity, Respect, and Excellence.
This position performs difficult skilled work in the fastening and fabrication of natural gas distribution and service lines. Does related work as required.
The starting amount will be between $16.51 and $27.24 an hour. Starting offer is based on applicable education, experience, and internal equity. The position also provides excellent benefits including 11 paid holidays, paid vacation and sick leave, health insurance options with employer contribution, employer-paid life insurance, City's retirement options, and continuing education/training opportunities. This is a full-time, non-exempt, position.
|Essential Responsibilities and Duties:|
|Education, Experience and Skills:|
Skill: Considerable skill in oxyacetylene and arc welding; skill in the use of specialized tools and equipment used in natural gas pipefitting; thorough knowledge of methods used in welding, cutting, brazing and heating pipe and related fittings; thorough knowledge of plastic fusion; thorough knowledge of the safe methods and practices used when working with gas line and high pressure meters and related devices; ability to supervise the work of others; ability to follow oral and written instructions.
|Physical Conditions & Work Contacts:|
|Works independently to perform duties, able to note abnormal operating conditions, and makes decisions about corrective actions. Work is performed outside under all weather conditions requiring the use of appropriate protective equipment. Requires the ability to perform strenuous manual labor requiring walking, lifting, reaching, climbing, stooping, pushing, pulling, and carrying. Must be able to frequently lift 10-50 lbs.|
Position is subject to federally mandated Department of Transportation drug and alcohol regulations.