Xcel Energy Inc.
Location(s): MN - Red Wing
Are you fit and ready to work hard at a challenging but rewarding job that doesn't require you to sit behind a desk all day? Do you want to build a long-term career in a stable industry at a company that's committed to treating you with respect, training you well and ensuring your safety? A field or skilled labor job at Xcel Energy could be the opportunity you're looking for.
***NOTE: This position requires an assessment prior to interview consideration. We ask you to please carefully read the instructions below
We anticipate the need for one or more Seasonal Utility Gas Helper(s) to join our team at the Red Wing Service Center in Red Wing, Minnesota. This position can assist in a variety of job function within Gas Operations. Work ranges from performing leak survey of our gas system to performing maintenance, installation and repair of our gas facilities. These positions work with regulation, metering, odorization, customer piping and below and above ground piping.
High school diploma or GED
Previous construction or mechanical work experience
Valid driver's license
Must be in excellent physical condition and be able to handle a 90 pound jackhammer
There are two levels of temporary gas helper
entry level and advanced
In order to be considered for placement in the advanced level, applicant must meet all requirements outlined above along
with work experience in natural gas, polyfusion, possession of a CDL (Class A), operation of heavy equipment
Placement within the two levels will be commensurate with candidate's skills, education, experience and need
Applicant is required to successfully pass the Xcel Energy screening requirements, which include a drug test and security
Steps in Xcel Energy's hiring process
*All 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 in for an information session and interview. *After attending our information session/interview, our Team Leaders will collaborate to decide which candidates are best qualified and offers will be made. *Candidates who accept the employment offer will be required to pass Xcel Energy's background check and drug test. This process can take up to two weeks before clearance is issued. *After successful passing of the background check and drug test, candidates are ready to start the training class.
As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you're ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.
Posting Notes: MN - Red Wing || MN - Red Wing || United States (US) || Operations || 2127R:Gas Ops Red Wing MN || Full-Time || Bargaining ||
Requisition Number: 11792
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Xcel Energy Inc.
Website : http://www.xcelenergy.com
Our name reflects our core value — excellence in energy products and services. We are committed to customer satisfaction by continuously improving our operations to be a low-cost, reliable, environmentally sound energy provider. We have been successfully proving this to our customers for more than 130 years and will work hard to continue with this commitment in the future.