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Utility Worker

Location: 

Jessup, MD, US

Company:  AmeriGas Propane, Inc.
Remote Options: 

When you work for AmeriGas, you become a part of something BIG! Founded in 1959, AmeriGas is the nation’s premiere propane company, serving over 2 million residential, commercial, industrial and motor fuel propane customers.  Together, our 8,500 dedicated professionals will deliver 1.5 billion gallons of propane from 1,400 distribution points across the United States.

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Are you looking for a rewarding position with a nationally known company and industry leader? AmeriGas Propane, the largest distributor of propane in the United States, is searching for an energetic and detail oriented person to join us as a Utility Worker.

 

At AmeriGas, our employees are the keys to our success and we are proud to offer a comprehensive benefits package, in addition to excellent starting pay:

 

•    Exceptional medical, dental and prescription benefits
•    401(K) with company match
•    Generous bonus potential
•    Paid time off (including holidays)
•    Uniforms
•    Paid Training
•    Annual performance reviews and salary increases 
•    Propane discounts
•    Career advancement
•    Tuition reimbursement

 

Job Summary:
The Utility Worker primarily works in the outside dock area of the AmeriGas facility.  The employee is responsible for unloading empty propane cylinders from the truck(s), carrying them inside the dock area to the refill station, and refilling the cylinders.  The filled cylinders are then moved back to the dock and reloaded onto the truck(s) for the next day’s delivery.  Other duties may include cylinder repair and maintenance, providing customer training on dispensing propane, and handling refills for walk-in customers.  

 

This employee may also fill in for a Delivery Rep on an as-needed basis and therefore must meet all DOT requirements to drive AmeriGas vehicles.

 

Education and Experience Required:
•    High School Diploma or GED
•    At least 21 years old with a valid Commercial Driver’s License.  Hazmat and tanker endorsements are   preferred. Note: Hazmat and tanker endorsements will be required to perform the job and if not held already, must be obtained soon after hire and prior to driving an AmeriGas vehicle.
•    Willingness to work outdoors in all weather and driving conditions
•    Lifting, pushing, pulling, bending and climbing in and out of the truck

AmeriGas is a Drug Free Workplace.  Candidates must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and a criminal background check.  AmeriGas is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Successful applicants shall be required to pass a pre-employment drug screen as a condition of employment, and if hired, shall be subject to substance abuse testing in accordance with AmeriGas policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, AmeriGas cannot permit employees in certain positions to use medical marijuana, even if prescribed by an authorized physician.  Similarly, applicants for such positions who are actively using medical marijuana may be denied hire on that basis.