NG Advantage is an essential business open for business, supplying hospitals and paper mills, among other businesses. We are currently seeking an Operations Technician 1, based in Milton, Vermont to monitor our Compression Stations in Milton, VT, Springville, PA and Pembroke, NH and customer sites. The Operations Tech I assures the safety of customers and employees and makes sure that the customers receive CNG in a timely and efficient manner. Responsibilities include but are not limited to: reviewing and processing a large amount of data, estimating timely scheduling of trucks and drivers, monitoring on-site and off-site equipment, filling trailers with natural gas and providing the first-line response to emergencies. The Operations Techs work 12-hour shifts, either 6 a.m. – 6 p.m., or 6 p.m. – 6 a.m. for seven days on and then have seven days off. (Note: there is a $2.50/hour shift differential for night shift hours. The current opening will be assigned to the night shift once the initial training is completed.) This is a great position for a person who wants quality time with family or who has a flexible side job. It is one of the primary entry points for learning about the gas industry and for advancement. Employees who start in this position have moved into management, maintenance, logistics and safety. Plus, for a limited time, we are offering a signing bonus for the right person.
A high school diploma or GED is required. 1 year of related experience and/or training or an equivalent combination of education and experience is preferred. Must have: (1) proven proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Outlook; (2) a track record of punctuality, reliability and dependability; (3) the ability to keep track of and process large amounts of data to make logical decisions ; (4) the ability to communicate effectively with others, both orally and in writing; (5) the ability to follow detailed instructions, carry out tasks and learn new programs and methods for completing the assigned work; (6) the ability to exercise mature judgment; and (7) the ability to work well under pressure while maintaining a professional demeanor.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee must be able to work frequently for extended periods in all weather conditions: must be able to stand/walk for extended periods of time. Must be able to lift/move 50 lbs. on a regular basis. Must be able to bend, stoop, reach and crouch as frequently. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 lbs. frequently.
We are a small Vermont business seeking to expand the diversity of our employees, our applicant pool and our support of our community. We believe in treating all people with respect and helping our employees grow their careers based on their skills, knowledge and contribution to the business.