Lakes Gas Co. Driver / Service technician's primary responsibilities include delivery of propane and servicing propane systems. Additional responsibilities include: Inspection, installation and service of propane containers and appliances, including Gas System Safety Inspections, for commercial and residential accounts. Because of the daily interaction with Lakes Gas customers, the Driver Tech will need to be capable of professional, courteous customer service at all times. Duties may include propane and propane system sales, maintenance and inspection of company properties and basic maintenance of branch vehicles. This is a DOT regulated position that complies with drug and alcohol policies and procedures.
The Driver Tech will need to possess a minimum of a class B commercial driver's license with tanker and hazardous endorsements and must carry a DOT medical examiner's certificate. Candidates need to be safety-conscious, have a strong mechanical aptitude, good math skills, and possess excellent driving skills. The Driver Tech will be working in extreme weather environments and be subject to on-call status on a rotating basis.
The Driver Tech position entails pulling a delivery hose, some heavy lifting and climbing in and out of the fuel truck.
Person will be involved with customer service tasks such as:
- Direct customer contact
- Customer delivery operations
- Field maintenance, repairs and inspections
- Invoicing customers and collections
Maintenance projects such as painting tanks, filling and delivering cylinders and the upkeep of company vehicles, tools and the plant.
Candidate must be able to follow company policies and procedures, along with D.O.T. regulations, state and local laws and complete other duties as assigned. The Driver Tech reports directly to the Branch Manager.