LCL949 Technician B, A, or Special - Coon Rapids

Date: Jul 11, 2024

Location: Coon Rapids, MN, US, 55433

Company: CenterPoint Energy

CenterPoint Energy and its predecessor companies have been in business for more than 150 years. 

Our Vision: Our vision is to become the most admired utility in the United States through the execution of our long-term growth strategy. We have an unwavering commitment to safely and reliably deliver electricity and natural gas to millions of people. 

 

Our Commitment: CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.

At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.

 

 

Job Summary

Center Point Energy is looking for a LCL949 HVAC Technician B, A Or Special Technician to join our Team, located in Coon Rapids, Minnesota.

 

You will have the ability to:

Tech B & A: Provides quality services and/or products while focusing on customer satisfaction and safety. 

Special Tech I &II: Provides leadership to other employees while performing quality services and/or products while focusing on customer satisfaction and safety.

Essential Functions B & A

  • Performs all duties in a safe manner at all times.
  • Services, inspects and installs residential and commercial gas and electric appliances and HVAC equipment to comply with codes and ensure superior service in terms of safety, reliability, customer satisfaction and monetary value.  Develops, maintains and demonstrates related skill proficiency based on changes in products and/or technology in order to provide service excellence.  Demonstrates efficient, accurate and productive work practices.
  • Maintains and repairs the gas distribution system, including but not limited to gas meters and regulators to assure safe and continuous service to customers.  Work will be performed in an efficient, accurate and productive manner.
  • Promotes and accepts accountability for providing superior customer satisfaction and selling of Home Service Plus products and services (e.g., Service Plus contracts, options, Safety Plus and Home Comfort Sales referrals) to customers.  Maintains professional working relationships with internal and external customers.
  • Responds to emergency situations to assure the safe delivery of natural gas and to maintain public and personal safety.
  • Completes record keeping associated with appliance service and distribution functions to ensure an accurate information system is maintained.  Operates company vehicle safely.  Maintains vehicle and parts inventory.  Personal protective equipment and tools according to company standards and policies.
  • Performs other related tasks including, but not limited to leak survey work, line locating, foreign construction work, storekeeping, meter reading, chart changing, transporting appliances and equipment, and fleet and facilities maintenance to ensure the efficient operation of the work unit.
  • Participates in training externally and internally, both field and classroom to increase job knowledge and competency.  Advises and assists other employees on the job to provide technical, safety and procedural knowledge.

Education Description

  • Requires successful completion of a 1 or 2-year certificate, diploma or associate degree program (minimum of 2 semesters or 3 quarters) at an accredited educational institution in heating, refrigeration and air conditioning, or a combination of education and experience providing equivalent technical skills.

Experience

Tech B:

  • Entry level position
  • Without a technical degree, minimum of 2 years experience in heating, refrigeration and air conditioning.

 Tech A:

  • Must be 6 months in a current position of Tech B 

Special Tech II:

  • Must have met all of the contractual requirements required for the Special II Level.
  • Able to possess a Journeyman Gasfitter and Refrigeration Certificate of Competency.
  • Able to demonstrate working knowledge of State of Minnesota Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning Code as applied to all gas equipment and gas piping.
  • Able to possess a Journeyman Certificate of Competency in areas of steam/hot water and warm air preferred.
  • Able to meet the Operator Qualification requirements for this position or become qualified within the timeframe established by the Company.

 

We want you to know
Being a part of the CenterPoint Energy team is more than a career alone. It's an opportunity to make a positive impact. You will be an integral part of enabling everyday life and the pursuit of possibilities for the customers we serve and the communities we share. The vital services we provide are at the core of making our world work, and by sharing your energy with us, we'll create a better tomorrow together. 

Diversity, Equity and Inclusion
CenterPoint Energy is committed to creating an inclusive work environment where business results are achieved through the skills, abilities and talents of our diverse workforce.

At CenterPoint Energy, individuals are respected for their contributions toward our company objectives. We strive for an inclusive work environment across all levels that is reflective of the available workforce in the communities we serve.
 

What we bring to you

  • Competitive pay
  • Paid training
  • Benefits eligibility begins on your first day
  • Transit subsidies
  • Flexible work schedule, paid holidays and paid time off
  • Access to discounts at fitness clubs and an on-site wellness center at our headquarters in Houston
  • Professional growth and development programs including tuition reimbursement
  • 401(k) Savings Plan featuring a company match dollar-for-dollar up to 6% and a company contribution of 3% regardless of your contribution
  • Take-home vehicle and company laptop computer (if applicable) 
  • Tools, uniforms and cold weather coveralls
    (if applicable)
  • Safety shoes reimbursement up to $225.00 every 2 years 
  • Safety prescription eyeglass (reimbursement) 
  • 9 Paid Holidays, plus 2 Personal Holidays

 

Job Type: Full Time 
Posting Start Date: 06/11/2024​
Posting End Date: 09/11/2024


This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR §§ 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a), and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis