The Meter Reader is responsible for reading, checking, installing, and repairing water meters on designated routes.
Accurately reads and records water meters for billing purposes
Checks meters and reports inoperable, damaged or missing meter boxes
Replaces inoperable meters
Reports and repairs leaks and vandalism of meters and meter boxes
Maintains records of volume used by residential and commercial consumers
Performs bench tests of meters at customer request
Rebuilds inoperable or defective meters
Cleans meter boxes and surrounding area
Performs meter re-reads and other activities associated with the contract
Ensures the cleanliness of any assigned vehicle, tools, or equipment
Understands and adheres to all company health and safety procedures as they relate to essential job functions
Other duties may be assigned.
High school diploma and 1-3 years related experience or an equivalent combination of related education and experience
Knowledge of the use of simple equipment and hand tools such as wrenches, shovels, picks, hammers, saws, and chisels
Basic mathematical skills to enable computation of past/present meter readings
Map reading ability
Excellent oral communication skills
Valid driver's license
Frequent walking, standing, and stair climbing.
Occasional lifting of 50 pounds required.
Frequent lifting of 15 pounds.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential job functions
Internal candidates have 6 work days to apply to this position from date of posting.
Severn Trent Services is intent on providing cleaner water for consumers around the globe. The company, a subsidiary of UK-based Severn...