What does Feeney Brothers do?
Feeney Brothers is equipped with the people and tools to provide innovative solutions for your underground utility needs. Our experienced and safety-conscious crews take pride in providing high quality service and customer care on time and on budget. Feeney Brothers’ work includes the installation of natural gas distribution lines, steam, telecommunications, and numerous types of electrical conduit. Feeney Brothers has been installing utility pipelines in New England for more than 25 years. The utility facilities range in size from 2” to 48” and include plastic and welded steel. We work with the major utilities that distribute natural gas, electric, and steam in the the Northeast. Feeney Brothers is experienced in performing work in urban, suburban, and rural environments. The core of our utility work includes the expansion of new networks, as well as the maintenance, repair, and upgrade of existing infrastructure. View some of our past projects.
How long have you been in business?
Brendan and Greg Feeney started Feeney Brothers in 1988. Since then, Feeney Brothers has grown to more than 700 full-time employees. See our history.
Why have you stayed in Dorchester? Why not move to another location?
Brendan and Greg Feeney started their business here more than 25 years ago. Along the way, they have become very involved with the community and have established personal and professional relationships. This sense of community is important to them and this is where they want to be.
What services do you provide?
Feeney Brothers has been installing utility pipelines in New England for over 25 years. Our work includes the installation of natural gas transmission and distribution lines, steam, telecommunications, and numerous types of electrical conduit. The utility facilities range in size from 2” to 48” and include plastic and welded steel. View our services.
How many employees do you have?
Feeney Brothers employs more than 700 full-time employees during the construction season. We operate 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year. We have a rotation of supervisors on call with crews available 24/7 for emergency response. Our network of satellite yards and our centrally located facility enable us to provide immediate response to our customers’ emergency needs. Learn more about our team.
What qualifications do your crews have?
All our employees are required to be operator qualified to perform all job-related tasks. All crew members working with Feeney Brothers are enrolled in training programs targeting the skills necessary for the job. Learn about our extensive training programs.
Where can your crews service utilities?
We can service the entire Northeast with offices and yards throughout Massachusetts and Connecticut.
Can you support emergency call-outs?
Feeney Brothers provides the following 24-hour emergency repair services:
- Gas leaks
- Electrical infrastructure failures
- Water and sewer repairs
- Snowplowing and removal
Are you focused solely on gas services?
Feeney Brothers’ work includes the installation of natural gas distribution lines, steam, telecommunications, and numerous types of electrical conduit. We have been installing plastic and welded steel utility pipelines ranging in size from 2” to 48” in the Northeast for over 25 years. View all of our services.
For Residents & Business Owners
How long do you take to complete a project?
Each project is unique; therefore, the estimated time to complete a project really depends on the scope of the job.
When do you start work in the morning and what time can I expect you to finish work at the end of a day?
Generally, our crews are on the job site from 7:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. However, there may be city/town ordinances that require us to start later and end earlier. Either way, notification is made to all residents and business owners in advance of all non-emergency jobs. These notices, known as Abutter Notices, are sent out by the utility company we are contracted with to perform the service. Additionally, it is our practice to have our supervisors visit with the residents and business owners in the vicinity of the job site. Learn more about what it's like to have us working in your neighborhood.
What is my lawn going to look like if you are working in front of my house?
There may be times that our work requires us to disturb a property in order to install your gas service line. When this happens, we are committed to restoring the property as best we can to maximize your satisfaction with the process.
I’m a business owner. What is going to happen when I have customers or deliveries?
Our goal is to minimize the impact to your business as much as possible. If our work requires us to block normal access to your business, we will attempt to establish visible and alternate means of access for your customers and vendors.
For Career Applicants
How do I apply?
Apply online here or in person at 103 Clayton Street, Dorchester, MA, Monday through Friday between 7:30 a.m. and 4:00 p.m.
What is the culture like at Feeney Brothers?
It is very important to the owners that the Company maintains its “family” business culture. Brendan and Greg are a highly visible part of the daily operations. The management cares deeply about maintaining the family culture. Learn more about our culture and benefits.
What opportunities for growth are there within the Company?
Many of our employees have progressed in their careers with the Company and increased their roles and responsibilities. We invest in our employees by providing specialized training that allows individuals to take on additional responsibilities and grow within the organization. With our expansive training programs, a motivated individual has the opportunity to build a long and rewarding career with the Company. This could include becoming a foreman, supervisor or working within our support services in management roles in training, compliance, and safety.
Does Feeney conduct walk-in interviews?
We do not conduct walk-in interviews at this time. We will contact you to schedule an interview after we have had the opportunity to review your application.
How do I find out the status of my application?
Please contact the main office at 617-287-1004 and ask for the HR department.
Does Feeney Brothers require drug testing?
Yes. Much of Feeney Brothers' work is regulated by the Department of Transportation under the PHMSA and FMCSA. Employees in covered functions are required to take pre-employment drug tests and are subject to random, post-incident, and reasonable suspicion testing.
What should I bring to my interview?
Please bring any certificates or additional licenses, a notebook, and a pen, and be prepared to be here for at least an hour.
Does Feeney Brothers offer benefits?
Yes. Visit the Careers section of the website to see what benefits we offer our employees.
If I am already trained or experienced in a trade, do I still need to participate in training once hired?
Yes. Our industry is ever-evolving and safety and construction standards change constantly. Feeney Brothers requires all employees to participate in continuous training and re-certification programs. Additionally, many of our employees have progressed in their careers with the Company and increased their roles and responsibilities. We invest in our employees by providing specialized training that allows individuals to take on additional responsibilities and grow within the organization. With our expansive training programs, a motivated individual has the opportunity to build a long and rewarding career with the Company. This could include becoming a foreman, supervisor or working within our support services in management roles in training, compliance, and safety. Learn about our extensive training programs.
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