Natural Gas Field Mechanical Technician

Location: 

Hauppauge, New York, United States

What does a day in the life of a Field Technician look like at ULC Technologies?

Our Field Technicians operate and maintain a robotic system called CISBOT which performs critical repairs from within buried natural gas pipelines. This unique opportunity allows you to work within a dynamic environment among some of the brightest minds in the field with an opportunity to grow in the role.

 

ULC provides training on our proprietary robotic system, as well as all components of the repair operation. We will also provide training on gas piping and systems as well as inspection and repair technology. If you have a strong interest in and comprehension of mechanical, pneumatic, and electrical systems, then this makes you a perfect candidate for this job.

 

To be successful in this role, you must have the following:

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Must be hands-on with mechanical, pneumatics, electronics, and troubleshooting
  • Valid driver’s license with a clean driving record
  • Capacity to drive small utility trucks
  • Ability to pass a mandatory drug/alcohol test and background check, including random drug screens per DOT regulations
  • Ability and willingness to travel up to 75%
  • Willingness to work weekends
  • Other duties as assigned

Physical Requirements:

  • Capable of lifting and carrying equipment weighing up to 75 lbs.
  • Willingness to work in all varied weather conditions
  • Ability to climb ladders and stairs 

Operator Qualifications (Great to Have):

  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) certified
  • First Aid/CPR/AED certified
  • Northeast Gas Association (NGA) training

More about ULC Technologies
 

We’re a global company of thinkers, problem solvers, designers and makers.

We each play a unique role. Built on a legacy of innovation, ULC Technologies is committed to leading the utility robotics revolution and has been since our start in 2001. We foster an environment which encourages the exchange of ideas and inspires change by challenging traditional thought and approaches to problem-solving.

 

Though we are constantly evolving to meet the complex demands of our industry, we remain dedicated to creating an impact, locally and globally, through meaningful work. We are proud of how our technology helps utilities minimize their impact on the environment and the public while lowering operating costs.
 

 We develop new technologies today, so we can change tomorrow.

Join ULC and be at the forefront of change!
 

If you have a passion to protect our environment, improve safety, and increase operational efficiencies and seek new challenges, this is the job for you.

This is a unique opportunity to work with very smart and creative people utilizing state-of-the-art robotics for interesting projects in a dynamic environment.

ABOUT SPX

SPX is a diversified, global supplier of infrastructure equipment with scalable growth platforms in heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC), detection and measurement, and engineered solutions. With operations in 17 countries and approximately $1.4 billion in annual revenue, we offer a wide array of highly engineered products with strong brands.

SPX TOTAL REWARDS

At SPX , what’s in it for our employees transcends market-competitive compensation and benefits.  Our Total Rewards program also includes opportunities for employees’ personal development, career growth, and recognition. These programs focus on alignment and assessment of organizational, team, and individual efforts toward achieving business results. Our development and career growth programs empower our employees to enhance their skills, develop new competencies, and pursue career goals. SPX benefits package provides choices designed to help employees manage their well-being. Our compensation programs are performance-based to recognize and reward employees who work hard, display the values and leadership practices we embrace, and deliver exceptional results.

OUR VALUES

  • Integrity
  • Accountability
  • Excellence
  • Teamwork
  • Results

At SPX, our values are at the heart of everything we do. We use our values every day to help us make the right decisions. We embrace a common purpose and strive for improvement. We respect and value each other as individuals and recognize that only by working together, as a team, can we reach our full potential. We take responsibility for our actions, build strong relationships with each other and our customers, and always act ethically. Our values inspire us to achieve the high standards of quality, safety, and performance that our customers expect and deserve.

WORKING AT SPX

Our work environment is established on a work-life philosophy supported by policies, programs, and practices that help employees achieve success within and outside the workplace. We believe in creating an inclusive work environment where employees strive to realize their fullest potential.  We are an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer committed to making selection decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status or any other legally protected basis.