Meter Reader

  • Location

    Wrexham

  • Sector:

    Built Environment

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Contact:

    Matthew Bees

  • Job ref:

    22034

  • Published:

    3 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2019-05-07

  • Consultant:

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Job Summary

As a Meter Reader you will be required to carry out meter readings for both gas and electric meters at customer properties all around the L postcode area. Completion of visual checks and accurate log of readings will need to be implemented into a hand-held device at each location.

Working as a Meter Reader is a customer-facing role working on an ongoing contract. We are looking for highly self-motivated individuals who have the desire to achieve success.

There is a great deal of flexibility with this role, as a Meter Reader you will plan your own route, manage your schedule and workload to achieve the targets set for the week by head office.

Working as a Meter Reader will adhere to a flexible working pattern 37 hours a week between the hours of 8am - 8pm Mon – Fri and if working Saturday 8am – 6pm.

Pay:

Once you have completed the paid induction (consisting of training room and field based training) you will receive an hourly rate of £8.06 (PAYE) per hour, plus a mileage allowance of 35p per mile (door to door) along with an attractive bonus scheme.

In order to be successful, you must have 5 years employment history and be able to provide references to demonstrate this & DBS / CRB assessment.

Job Type / Category

Gas and Electric Meter Reader.

Required Education, Skills and Qualifications

What will I need?

  • A flexible approach to tasks and working hours.
  • Customer orientation.
  • Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work.
  • Access to the Internet at home.
  • Hold a full UK driving licence .
  • Use of a vehicle with business insurance to complete the role.
  • No unspent criminal convictions.

The ideal candidates:

  • Competency in numeracy and literacy.
  • The ability to work to timescales and under pressure.
  • A flexible approach to tasks and working hours.
  • Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work.
  • Inclined to strive for continuous improvement.
  • Access to the Internet at home.
  • Hold a full UK driving licence.
  • Use of a vehicle with business insurance to complete the role.

Benefits

  • Mileage allowance of 35p per mile.
  • Bonus scheme.
  • Flexible hours.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £8.06 /hour

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Salary: £8.06 /hour