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View a Few of Our Career Opportunities

As a trusted member of the business community, Nicor Gas has been delivering safe, reliable natural gas service to Illinois customers since 1954. Nicor Gas is proud to offer career opportunities to 2,000 talented and dedicated employees in a variety of technical, administrative and professional fields. We value employees with fresh ideas, tenacity and the drive to advance. We encourage a strong work/life balance and are committed to investing time and resources to help our employees meet their career goals while promoting our corporate values of integrity, dignity, honesty and respect.

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Diversity & Inclusion

At Nicor Gas, we are committed to creating and encouraging a diverse and inclusive work environment. We recognize and support the value of differences in people and encourage all employees to reach their full potential. We believe that a diverse and inclusive work environment is essential to being an employer of choice and ensures us a competitive business advantage. We are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.

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Illinois Hires Heroes Consortium

Nicor Gas is a proud member of the Illinois Hires Heroes Consortium because we recognize that the skills learned during military service are transferable and highly relevant to a career with our company. We encourage military veterans to consider a career with us and utilize their leadership, ethics, discipline and organizational skills to deliver an American, abundant and affordable energy source to the 656 northern Illinois communities that we serve.

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Technical Training Center

Opened in August 2017, Nicor Gas’ state-of-the-art, 22,000 square-foot Technical Training Center provides team members with the proper training, tools and resources to effectively respond to any potential situation.

With seven areas of learning dedicated to preparing approximately 1,000 field employees and 75 new hire customer experience representatives for today’s jobs as well as the changes that come with advanced technology, Nicor Gas’ Technical Training Center enforces the company’s commitment to keep the safety of its employees, customers, communities and pipelines the highest priority.

Center for Energy Workforce Develoment

Nicor Gas is a proud supporter of the Center for Energy Workforce Development and its goal to create workable solutions to address the need for a qualified, diverse workforce through initiatives 

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Troops to Energy Jobs

Troops to Energy Jobs is designed to help veterans make a successful transition to a rewarding career in the energy industry. This website will guide you step by step in transferring your military training to a new energy job, identifying any additional education and credentials you may need, and supporting you in your job search by utilizing an interactive Troops to Energy Jobs road map.

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Careers in Energy Week

Nicor Gas is proud to support Careers in Energy Week (held annually in October) by encouraging students to learn more about energy and to explore the diverse and exciting career opportunities in the energy industry.

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Benefits

Nicor Gas employees enjoys many benefits such as medical, dental and vision benefits, paid vacation days, holidays and sick leave, short-term disability, basic long-term disability, and supplemental life insurance.