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Liquid Propane Technician (LPG)


Steelton, PA, US

Company:  UGI Energy Services, LLC

UGI Energy Services supplies and markets natural gas, liquid fuels, and electricity to 40,000 customer locations across the Mid-Atlantic and Northeastern US.

We are a supplier, marketer, and midstream services provider – one backed by 135 years of natural gas experience, plus our own expanding energy infrastructure. Along with buying and selling energy commodities at the wholesale level, UGIES owns and operates key electric generation and midstream natural gas assets throughout Pennsylvania.

With headquarters and supply sources near the heart of the Marcellus Shale, UGIES is well positioned to meet the changing energy demands of commercial, industrial, institutional, and government customers for years to come.

Overview: A Liquefied Propane Gas (LPG) Technician is responsible for the operations and maintenance of LPG equipment and systems related to ongoing LPG operations and new projects, including terminal operations and LPG peak shaving operations at anyone of the six UGI Energy Services Propane Facilities. Also, cross train in UGI Energy Services LNG operations at either any Fixed or Mobile LNG facility.


Duties and Responsibilities: 

  • Work in a safe manner and adhere to UGI Energy Services Safety Polices.
  • Comply with all UGI Energy Services Policies.
  • Comply with applicable federal, state, and local regulations/codes.
  • Comply with OSHA, UGI, and other applicable safety procedures.
  • Operate, maintain, and troubleshoot LPG equipment in the execution of LPG operations and projects.
  • Assist in routine terminal operating procedures including inventory, railcar unloading, truck loading and unloading, etc.
  • Have the ability to interpret electrical schematics and piping and instrumentation diagrams (P&ID).
  • Fill out and maintain required logs per company standards.
  • Interface and cooperate effectively with UGI personnel as well as customers, site representatives, inspectors, local authorities, and others involved with LPG operations and projects.
  • Operate in a shift position and work weekends, holidays, overtime, and to be available to be on call as required.
  • Travel in execution of UGI projects and initiatives to any UGI Energy Services facilities or locations (mainly the six LPG facilities), including off-site work assignments.
  • Maintain manuals for operating, maintenance, emergency, training and safety.
  • Any and all additional duties as assigned.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Mechanical and electrical aptitude.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Familiar with Microsoft Office Products and have good computer skills.
  • Ability to follow and enforce procedures.
  • Professional, reliable, self-directing work habits.
  • Experience working with regulated commodities.


Education and Experience Required:

  • High School diploma required.
  • Formal experience in the trades, highly preferred.
  • At least 5 years of industry related or similar experience.

UGI Energy Services, is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  The Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, sex, national origin, disability, age, gender identity, veteran status, or any other legally protected class in its practices.

Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia
Nearest Secondary Market: Harrisburg

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