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General Services 1
Union Position
General Maintenance; SherwoodOregon (US-OR) 
Regular FT 
Posting # 4058  


The Role:


Performs loading and delivery tasks to support field operations.

Day to Day:


  • Picks up, loads onto trucks, and delivers parts, supplies, job orders, sketches, and mail to company facilities.
  • Delivers customer appliances.
  • Picks up and returns rented materials.
  • Posts work schedules at each service center.
  • Trains, assists, and provides feedback to less-experienced workers at the direction of supervisor, which may include providing feedback to supervisor on progress of training.
  • Performs other tasks as required, including those in lower levels as referenced in the CBA, with training as needed.
  • Wears required Company-issued protective equipment and safety gear.
  • Operates Company vehicles in compliance with state/local laws and Company policies and procedures.
  • Acquires and maintains OQ qualifications.
  • Acts and communicates in a professional, respectful, and cooperative manner in connection with all activities associated with NW Natural.
  • Follows supervisory instructions and is flexible and adaptable to changing conditions and expectations.
  • Maintains punctual, regular, and reliable attendance.
  • Demonstrates the Company’s core values and complies with all Company policies and procedures.

Come on your first day with:


  • Basic math and reading skills.
  • Ability to access, input, and retrieve information from a computer.
  • Basic knowledge of the Company’s organization, inter-relationships, policies, procedures, processes, and department/work specific requirements.
  • Ability to interface with employees and customers to answer questions or resolve issues with tact and diplomacy.
  • Ability to perform physically demanding work involving walking, standing, bending, twisting, wrist turning, grasping, lifting, squatting, kneeling, or reaching for 8+ hours.
  • Ability to hear normal voice at 3 feet; warning signals/horns during field operations.
  • Near/distant vision for driving and reading information to complete work assignments.
  • Moderate/severe exposure to uneven surfaces, noise, vibration, high-speed rotating machinery, and odorant inhalation.
  • Ability to work in adverse weather or terrain conditions.
  • Ability to safely operate Company vehicles/equipment and perform inspections and minor maintenance as necessary and in compliance with Company policies and state/local laws.
  • Valid OR/WA driver’s license, any required certifications and/or endorsements, and satisfactory driving record.


Qualification Period: 6 months.

What we offer:


Work Life Balance -

  • 11 paid holiday which includes 3 floating holidays. 
  • 3 weeks paid parental leave
  • Green Team / Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Council / Safety Team / Women’s Network
  • Numerous volunteer and community engagement opportunities
  • Start with 16 Vacation Sick Time Days  


Financial -

  • Generous 401K company contribution and match. 
  • 15% Discount on ESPP
  • Wellness incentive program 


Discounts -

  • 20% off natural gas service 
  • Up to 30% discount at NW Natural Appliance Center
  • TRI Met Pass for all HQ employees
  • Generous discounts with Verizon & AT&T Wireless 


Hourly Rate: $23.45 


Application Process: To be considered for this position, submit a complete electronic application


Deadline: 10/03/22


Disclosure: We are a drug free workplace and we comply with Federal Drug Free Workplace Act and Department of Transportation regulations. Pre-employment drug tests are part of the hiring process and apply to all positions.. 


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, disability or any federal, state or locally protected class.


NW Natural does not accept unsolicited submissions or assistance from search firms for posted positions. Resumes submitted by search firms working under a valid and current written contract with NW Natural valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from NW Natural HR/Employment will be deemed the sole property of NW Natural. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by NW Natural as a result of the referral or through other means.

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