GENERAL DUTIES The normal duties may include but are not limited to: 1. Employee will be knowledgeable of and follow all safety policies, practices, and procedures. 2. Employee acting in conjunction with supervision or individually as directed by supervision will assist and/or direct the training of other employees in the correct operating procedures necessary to fully satisfy the classification duties of Gas Pipeline Inspector B and all lower classifications within the subject line of progression or other duties with which the employee is familiar. 3. Employee will, when directed by supervision, report to assigned locations for the purpose of receiving training and will actively participate in the training activities. 4. Employee will perform first aid and fire fighting duties when required. 5. Employee will exhibit an adequate competency level pertaining to activities delineated in the Duties and Qualifications sections of this job classification. Such competency shall be demonstrated via performance of job duties and training and testing programs administered at intervals prescribed by Louisville Gas and Electric to assure correct classification of employees. 6. Employee will, during the normal performance of his/her duties, watch for and promptly report to supervision any damaged or defective equipment or conditions which may cause damage or injury. 7. Employee will perform such other duties within his/her capabilities, as directed by supervision that are necessary for Company operations. 8. Employee will keep all equipment, tools, and materials and work areas in a clean and orderly condition. 9. Employee will report as directed to any facility for any shift where needed. 10. Employee will perform work in a responsible and cooperative manner. 11. Employee will compile information and generate reports, forms and documents as required. 12. Employee will represent the Company to the community with attention to the highest standard of conduct, appearance, and attitude. 13. Employee will report to proper supervision, job progress, problems, or other factors that may affect the job. SPECIFIC DUTIES Duties, which may include, but are not limited to: 1. Employee will perform all the duties of Gas Pipeline Inspection Helper. 2. Employee will perform and assist others in the construction, operation, removal, and maintenance of gas mains, service, metering, and/or regulation equipment and other related facilities. 3. Employee will perform and assist others in the performance of pipeline inspections, including learning the various rules and regulations pertaining to these duties. 4. Employee will perform and assist others in duties related to customer piping inspections, such as, but not limited to, actual visual inspections, pressure testing, and customer information, including explaining various rules and regulations connected to such duties. 5. Employee will perform duties of lighting customer appliances. 6. Employee will perform and assist others in the performance of turn-ons and turn-offs on customer services. 7. Employee will inspect, operate, adjust, place, change, and make minor field repairs to gas meters, regulators, and over-pressure protection devices for residential and small commercial customers. 8. Employee will test customer piping for leaks including soap testing exposed piping and locating and probing for gas leaks. 9. Employee will perform and assist others in investigating, answering, and correcting all types of gas service complaints. 10. Employee will use various instruments such as, but not limited to, pipeline locators, metal detectors, voltmeters, odormeters, combustible gas indicators, and leak survey equipment. 11. Employee will operate and maintain various stopping, tapping, and other equipment and tools used in the performance of duties. 12. Employee will develop and maintain a current working knowledge of the gas systems and maps and records of the areas to which he/she is assigned. 13. Employee will conduct and record results of routine leak surveys (including leak classification) and tests, as directed, to maintain the safe operation of the gas system. 18. Employee will assist in maintaining adequate supplies on Company vehicles.
Employee must be willing to work inside and outside under varying weather conditions.