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Socalgas Overview

Los Angeles, CA
5001 to 10000 employees
Subsidiary or Business Segment
$2 to $5 billion (USD) per year

Working at Socalgas

Southern California Gas (SoCalGas) figures being the largest gas utility in the US gives it the right to call itself "The Gas Company." The utility, a subsidiary of Sempra Energy, distributes natural gas to 5.8 million residential, commercial ... Read more

Socalgas – Why Work For Us?

About SoCalGas®

As the nation's largest natural gas distribution utility, we deliver clean, safe and reliable energy to 21.6 million consumers through 5.9 million meters in more than 500 communities.

Our service territory encompasses approximately 20,000 square miles in diverse terrain throughout Central and Southern California, from Visalia to the Mexican border.

SoCalGas is a regulated subsidiary of Sempra Energy (NYSE: SRE), a Fortune 500 energy services holding company based in San Diego.

For 150 years, SoCalGas has served Central and Southern California as a responsible and engaged environmental leader, employer and neighbor.

With safe, clean, affordable, reliable and abundant domestic sources of natural gas, SoCalGas' innovation is fueling new possibilities in California.

Southern California is our home, too. We strive to improve the quality of life in our communities by maintaining a diverse workforce, working with suppliers that represent and reflect the communities we serve and giving back through our charitable contributions and employee volunteer activities . Like other investor-owned utilities in the state, SoCalGas' operations are regulated by the California Public Utilities Commission and other state and federal agencies.

For more than 140 years, SoCalGas employees have provided safe and reliable service to the communities they serve. Learn how SoCalGas employees have created a culture that involves safety, service, community, diversity, and innovation.

SoCalGas employees are empowered to develop their skills and demonstrate their leadership by engaging in cross-functional teams including the Green Team, Safety Teams, and Diversity and Inclusion Councils.

Gain insight into the culture and various career opportunities at SoCalGas.

SoCalGas® offers full-time employees a comprehensive, flexible benefits program that allows them to choose a plan that best meets their needs and the needs of their families. We also offer a career development center called SoCalGas University that provides tools and resources for our employees.


  • Medical
  • Dental
  • Vision
  • Life Insurance
  • Accidental Death and Dismemberment

Pension/Savings Plan

  • 401K Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Cash Balance Retirement Plan


  • Paid Time Off – Vacation, Holidays, Flex, Sick


  • Education Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for Professional, Confidential Counseling
  • Fitness Subsidy – Gym Membership Program


  • Flexible Spending Accounts (Health Care, Dependent Care, Transportation)
  • Incentive Compensation Performance Bonus
  • Transportation Subsidy
  • Teleworking Option (with certain positions)
  • Volunteer Incentive Program

Our Career Development Center provides the tools employees need to further their professional growth and development.

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Socalgas Interviews



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    I applied online. I interviewed at Socalgas in February 2018.


    I applied online. Was contacted to schedule a phone interview about 2.5 weeks later. Have not heard back yet, but if so, there is another step in the process for more (in-person) interviews.

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      "What extracurriculars are you involved in?"
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