We are seeking a reliable and detail-oriented individual to join our team as a Meter Reader. As a Meter Reader, you will play a crucial role in accurately recording and reporting utility meter readings. This position is suitable for individuals who are comfortable working independently and have excellent attention to detail. If you are looking for a hands-on role that contributes to the efficient operation of our utility services, we encourage you to apply.
- Conduct regular meter readings for residential and commercial properties
- Record and report accurate meter readings using handheld devices or other designated tools
- Identify and report any irregularities or issues with meters or utility connections
- Collaborate with team members to ensure timely and accurate billing for utility services
- Maintain accurate records of meter readings and related data
- Respond to customer inquiries or concerns regarding meter readings or utility usage
- Adhere to safety guidelines and protocols while performing meter reading duties
As a Meter Reader, you will be responsible for collecting and recording utility meter readings to ensure accurate billing and efficient utility services. Your main tasks will include visiting assigned locations, reading meters, and reporting the readings using designated tools. This role is vital in ensuring that customers are billed accurately and that any issues with meters or utility connections are promptly addressed. You will have the opportunity to work independently while contributing to the overall success of our utility services. Additionally, you will interact with our billing and customer service departments to ensure seamless operations.
- Visit assigned locations on a regular schedule to read utility meters
- Accurately record meter readings using handheld devices or other designated tools
- Report any irregularities or issues with meters or utility connections to the appropriate department
- Collaborate with billing and customer service departments to ensure accurate and timely billing
- Maintain organized and up-to-date records of meter readings and related data
- Provide exceptional customer service by addressing inquiries or concerns regarding meter readings or utility usage
- Follow safety guidelines and protocols to ensure personal and public safety while performing meter reading duties
Requirements and Skills:
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Strong attention to detail and accuracy
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Ability to work independently and manage time effectively
- Basic computer skills and proficiency in using handheld devices or similar tools
- Physical stamina to walk or stand for extended periods and carry out meter reading duties in various weather conditions
- Valid driver's license and reliable transportation
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs):
A Meter Reader is responsible for visiting assigned locations, reading utility meters, and accurately reporting the readings. This role ensures accurate billing and efficient utility services.
Meter Readers visit properties on a regular schedule, typically monthly or quarterly, depending on the utility provider's requirements.
If you notice any irregularities or issues with meters or utility connections, please report them to the appropriate department or supervisor immediately.
Review and Approval:
This job description has been reviewed and approved by the HR department.