Job Details

  • Title: Meter Reader
  • Code: RCI-7197
  • Location: Springfield Ohio (OH) 45505
  • Posted Date: 01/21/2020
  • Duration: 12 Months
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  Job Description

- Duties will include driving and walking to meter locations on customer premises and accurately reading meters, including visually checking for and reporting service diversion and metering irregularities. 
- Completing assigned meter reading routes within the allotted time period and departmental accuracy standards. 
- Delivering company notices and interacting with and responding to customer's inquiries in a professional manner and in accordance with Company policies and procedures.
- Reporting defective Company equipment and hazardous conditions which may impair service or create safety concerns. 
- Performing duties in alignment with storm restoration efforts. 
- Attending safety meetings and training as required to ensure that work is performed without accidents or injuries.

REQUIRED SKILLS:

High school diploma or GED is required
- Taking and passing the Company's Meter Reader test.
- Possess a valid driver's license with a clean driving record.
- Use of personal vehicle to perform daily job duties safely. Mileage will be reimbursed.
- Having access to an all-wheel drive or 4-wheel drive vehicle, as needed, to complete work in all types of weather.
- Ability to walk at a reasonable pace for extended time periods in all types of weather over a variety of terrain.
- Ability to climb stairs, hills and go around obstructions; stoop, stretch, kneel, sit and lean to read meters in cramped and unusual locations and repeatedly enter and exit a vehicle.
- Ability to complete accurate reports on time.
- Availability to work overtime or storm duty as needed.