Job Description

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow?  A  position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

We anticipate the need for one or more Temporary Helper(s) located at our Western Service Center in Eau Claire, WI, The starting pay rate for this position is $26.78 hourly. This position will be posted for 15 working days from March 26th, 2024 to April 16, 2024. Candidate skills and qualifications will be evaluated and, in conformity to union contract, appropriate placement will be offered to a successful candidate.

The scheduled working hours for this position are between the hours of 7:30 am and 3:30 pm.  This is a temporary, limited benefit position.


This position is responsible for Department of Transportation (DOT) natural gas compliance work, to include, surveys walking and atmospheric corrosion surveys, and painting of new or existing gas risers, gas meters or other gas facilities. Assisting with maintenance, installation and repair of gas facilities. Occasional heavier labor assisting gas crews.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school graduate or equivalent
  • Valid driver's license
  • Must be willing to travel and work away from home
  • Will be required to work overtime as necessary
  • Must be committed to working safely and compliance with all company safety rules
  • Must be able to walk in varying types of terrain


  • Basic computer literacy
  • Knowledge of gas systems
  • SAP experience/knowledge
  • Previous experience with gas surveys

As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $26.78 to $37.91 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Not Applicable

Pay and benefit packages may vary based on position. Some employees are under collective bargaining agreements, which determine the benefits they will receive. If the information conflicts with the terms of the written plan documents governing the plan, the plan document will control. Benefit plans are subject to change and Xcel Energy has the right to end, suspend, or amend any of its plans, at any time, in whole or in part.

Deadline to Apply: 04/15/24

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