Date: Jun 26, 2019

Location: Saint Louis, MO, US, 63110

Company: Spire Inc.

Requisition Number 7051 
Location: 5130 Wise Ave, Saint Louis, Missouri, 63110
Position Type: Union 
Number Open: 1 

At Spire, we believe energy exists to help people. To enrich their lives, grow their businesses, advance their communities. It’s a simple idea, but one that’s at the heart of our business. We’re dedicated to understanding our customers’ needs and goals to better serve them today and tomorrow. That’s why we’re always looking for driven, collaborative people to join our team. Because we believe that offering our customers the best service means bringing together the best people.

We value safety, inclusion, and integrity. We connect to people, get the job done, and leave a memory and everything about our culture comes back to one thing: a handshake at the front door. We have 4 essential behaviors that show how the Spire culture comes to life:

Living Spire Behaviors

  • We Collaborate: We reach across boundaries to connect with each other and deliver on our promises. We put teamwork first, knowing that our collective energy makes us stronger.
  • We Care: We create good memories by treating people how we want to be treated: We are inclusive, respectful and kind. We actively create a caring culture that feels like a handshake at the front door.
  • We Advance: We are active learners who never stop looking for ways to innovate and improve ourselves, and our company. We embrace ongoing development and process improvement with passion and tenacity.
  • We Have Perspective: We strive to gain additional perspective about Spire’s business and the ever-changing energy industry. We know that every employee plays an important role in Spire’s success, and we give our best to better understand how to help move the company forward.


Are you looking to grow your Mechanical, Electronic or Electrical career? Perhaps you are looking for a better work-life balance and to make a positive impact with a large employer? If you have mechanical, electronic or electrical expertise, then this may be the right opportunity for you!


Spire is seeking a Second Class Technician to work in the Instrumental and Control Section of Gas Supply and Control in our St. Louis operation. This position will be responsible for building, maintaining, and repairing various types of electrical, pneumatic and mechanical equipment.  May be required to make calculations of electrical and pneumatic systems to assure their proper functioning. This position is subject to working at various plants and locations, under various schedules and is subject to emergency calls, and all other duties assigned.


 Successful candidates must have the following experience and ability to qualify:


  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Technical academic background with satisfactory completion of courses in physics, algebra and trigonometry (physics and algebra are required. Must provide transcripts)
  • Ability to read mechanical or electrical blueprints and sketches
  • Ablility to obtain a Class “E” Chauffer’s license
  • Ability to work in adverse weather conditions (extreme heat or cold)
  • Ability to use a wide variety of hand and automatic tools
  • Ability to work flexible work schedules
  • Ability to work at various plants, offices and vaults
  • Available for on-call emergencies
  • Ability to lead by example in support of the Company’s essential characteristics and values: strong ethics and integrity, dedication to a safe work environment, commitment to a diverse workforce that recognizes and respects every individual’s unique skills and perspectives
  • Ability to adapt in a fast-moving and changing culture
  • Strong interpersonal skills with the proven ability to build and establish rapport with a diverse array of people
  • Must be capable of communicating verbally or in writing so as to make a clear concise report when required
  • Ability to work as part of a team and display a positive attitude for this dynamic environment
  • Must be able to pass the validated work tests applicable to this position

Spire accepts online applications through our career site at

Posting requirements: The above posting description is intended to describe the general nature of the level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each duty and responsibility satisfactorily. The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. 

Spire, Inc., and its subsidiaries are Affirmative Action and Equal Employment Opportunity employer. 

We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity in all areas, including but not necessarily limited to, recruitment, selection, training, education, compensation, benefits, promotion, job transfer, upgrading, separation and recall regardless of the individual’s race, color, sex, age, religion, national origin, genetics, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, and/or other protected categories under all Federal, State, and local laws. For more information, please view our Integrity and Inclusion pages of our career site.

Job Location: St Louis

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