Natural Gas Field Operations Technician

Location: Massillon, OH (Stark County and Northern Holmes County)

Who We Are

Utility Pipeline Ltd. is a Natural Gas distribution management company. We operate and maintain Natural Gas service for several Utilities and Cooperatives throughout Ohio, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Virginia, and West Virginia. UPL offers a full range of services in the natural gas industry including engineering, installing, maintaining, and operating natural gas distribution systems, all upheld to the highest standards in the industry.

Job Summary

Utility Pipeline Ltd. is searching for a Natural Gas Field Technician who would operate primarily in northeast Ohio throughout Stark, Northern Holmes, Wayne, Carroll, Harrison, and surrounding counties. Ideally, this person would be located around the Massillon area or in Stark or Northern Holmes Counties. This individual would work remotely and report periodically to our shop in Millersburg. Experience in the Natural Gas distribution field is a plus. This is a full time position with benefits.

General Responsibilities

  • Line locating
  • Respond to work orders
  • Leak surveys and inspections (compliance related)
  • Annual maintenance on pipelines and facilities
  • Install pipelines, taps, and services (construction)
  • Install and remove meters
  • Meter reading and install ERTs
  • Oversee and inspect sub-contractors on assigned projects
  • Maintain company vehicle and equipment
  • Complete necessary paperwork
  • On-call rotation/emergency call outs

*The company reserves the right to add or change duties at any time.

Job Qualifications

  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Experience: 1+ years of related experience
  • Valid and clean Ohio driver’s license
  • Willing and able to pass and submit a drug and alcohol test (pre-employment and random)
  • Willing to complete required online training and pipeline safety training programs  


  • Excellent verbal and written communication
  • Reliable and dependable 
  • Ability to work independently
  • Problem solving
  • Active listening
  • Safety oriented
  • Computer literacy

Benefits our Employees Love

  • Medical/Dental/Vision Insurance 
  • Company matched 401K
  • Company vehicle, tools, and fuel card
  • Company cellphone
  • Uniforms with laundered service
  • UPL clothing and boots (t-shirts, hats, hoodies, rain suit, etc.)
  • Life Insurance (free of cost to employees)
  • Begin earning PTO immediately
  • Paid time off for your birthday
  • Healthcare FSA and Dependent Care FSA with company contributions
  • Supplemental insurance policies with company contribution
  • Gym membership reimbursement
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • And more!

For more information call 330-498-9130 Ext 301 or email

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Utility Pipeline Ltd. is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, or military or veteran status in accordance with federal law. In addition, Utility Pipeline Ltd. complies with applicable state and local laws governing non‑discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities. Utility Pipeline Ltd. also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws.

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