Alliant Energy Field Technician (G&E) in Stoughton, Wisconsin

4045BRJob Responsibilities:

  • Install, remove, read and replace gas and single-phase electric meters.

  • Connect/disconnect electric and gas meters.

  • Perform periodic change-out of single-phase electric and gas meters.

  • Check electric and gas service installations for compliance with WP&L service rules and applicable codes.

  • Test, adjust and replace residential / small commercial gas regulators.

  • Investigate and correct (when possible) customers' electric and gas service problems and/or advise customer of corrections needed.

  • Respond to gas leaks and carbon monoxide calls. Investigate gas leaks, odors and fumes.

  • Repair gas leaks on the company’s side of the meter including threaded connections above ground and below ground. May wrap service risers and pipe. Relight various types of gas pilots.

  • Install gas piping, including cutting and threading of pipe on the company’s and customer’s side of the meter.

  • Assist in gas and electric emergencies as requested.

  • Conduct regulatory periodic gas system inspections and perform related routine maintenance work.

  • Perform building maintenance as required.

  • Install and/or remove controls (time switches, DLC devices, etc.). Set and remove recording instruments.

  • Assist the lead field technician or others with on-the-job training of gas and service personnel as required.

  • Keep accurate records and generate reports as required.

  • Perform all work according to established procedures, operating practices and safety rules.

  • Locate underground utilities (as needed).

  • Perform other duties which are related, similar or incidental to this position.

  • May support other processes such as the garage, transformer shop, engineering, storeroom, meter shop, and gas and electric construction crews etc.

  • Residency Requirements: within 20 minutes of the headquarters

Requisition ID:4045BRPosition Type:Regular Recruiting Location(s):Stoughton, WI Schedule Type:Full-Time Posting Details:Alliant Energy is currently recruiting for a Field Technician (Gas & Electric) in Stoughton, WI. In this role, you will be responsible for performing routine service work and related duties on the company’s gas and electric systems.


  • Live within 20 minutes of company headquarters.

  • Must posses skills and mechanical aptitude to perform gas and electric services type work.

What sets this opportunity apart?

  • An inclusive environment for all employees.

  • A commitment to safety and career development.

  • Excellent benefits and a competitive pay rate starting at $31.15.

  • A supportive union environment.

Job Category:Field Operations Job Qualifications:

  • Proven mechanical aptitude and skills to perform gas and electric service type of work.

  • Knowledgeable in National Fuel Code gas piping and ventilation codes and requirements.

  • Experience with re-lighting a wide variety of gas appliances.

  • Successful completion of Alliant Energy’s Field Technician training program and passing of the Field Technician examination.

  • Ability to become qualified and retain qualifications in all required Operator Qualification (OQ) tasks.

  • Ability to perform the physical requirements of the job and neat appearance.

  • Possession of a valid driver's license, ability to perform the physical requirements of the job and neat appearance.

  • Ability to work effectively in a culturally diverse work group.


This position is covered by the Department of Transportation regulations on drug/alcohol testing (CFR 49, Parts 40 and 199), and is subject to drug/alcohol testing according to said regulations.

We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.

Disclaimer: The above information on this posting has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.Posting Title:Field Technician (Gas & Electric)