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Summer Help - Buildings & Grounds


Wilkes-Barre, PA, US

Company:  UGI Utilities, Inc
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UGI Utilities, Inc. is a natural gas and electric utility company committed to delivering reliable, safe and affordable energy to our 700,000 customers in 45 counties in Pennsylvania and 1 county in Maryland. We pride ourselves on being a responsive, engaging energy company.  The foundation of our success lies in the strength of our 1,700 plus employees who strive to exceed the expectations of our customers and the communities we serve every day.

We offer comprehensive benefits, some of which are:

  • medical, prescription, dental, vision, life insurance
  • disability plans
  • 401(k) matched savings plan
  • paid vacation
  • company stock purchase program
  • wellness programs
  • tuition reimbursement
  • paid parental leave
  • paid volunteer time
  • adoption assistance

Job Summary:

General maintenance on facilities and outside grounds under direct or general supervision, including, but not limited to:
- Mowing, trimming, and landscaping
- Basic understanding of office furniture removal
- Light janitorial work
- Painting
- Light bulb replacement
- Must be able to climb ladders, lift/move objects of moderate to heavy weight
- Complete training courses as required by supervisor or UGI

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform general maintenance to building structures and fixtures.  Perform building improvements as assigned.
  • Perform general grounds maintenance.  Perform grounds improvements as assigned.
  • Perform other duties as requested.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • General knowledge of lawn care equipment (i.e. lawn mowers, weed whackers, weed sprayers, etc.).
  • General knowledge of painting interior/exterior walls and parking line painting.
  • General knowledge of hand tools (i.e. hammer, screwdriver, etc.).
  • People skills.
  • Driving experience/ability to understand UGI’s driver safety policy.


Education and Experience:

  • Must be at least 18 years of age
  • Possess valid PA Driver’s License.


Pay Rate: $9.95hr

UGI Utilities, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.  As such, the Company abides by the requirements of the Executive Order 11246, 41 CFR 60-741.5(a), and 41 CFR 60-300.5(a).  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.

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 UGI policies. As a federal contractor that engages in safety-sensitive work, UGI 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.

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