Meter Reader

  • Location

    Dorchester, United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Built Environment

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    William Bridgman

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:



As a Meter Reader you will be ? working with TXM Recruit, one of the UK's top engi? neering resourcing firms, you will represent one of the UK%2? 6#39;s leading energy contractors, visiting customers at a%2? 0variety of locations including homes and commercial properties.?

As a Meter Reade? r you will be required to carry out meter readings for bot? h gas and electric meters at customer properties surrounding t? he designated area local to you. 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 this is a customer-facing ro? le working on a long-term contract. We are looking for h? ighly self-motivated individuals who have the desire to achiev? e success.

There ? is a great deal of flexibility with this role, as a Mete? r Reader you will plan your own route, manage your schedul? e and workload to achieve the targets set for the week by%?20head office.

Work? ing as a Meter Reader will adhere to a flexible working pa? ttern 37 hours a week between the hours of 8am - ? 8pm Mon - Fri and if working Saturday 8am - 6pm.
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Once you have completed the paid%2? 0induction (consisting of training room and field based traini? ng) you will receive an hourly rate of £8.21&nbs? p;(PAYE) per hour, plus a mileage allowance of 35p per? mile (door to door) along with an attractive bonus sche? me.

What will I%2? 0need?
" A flexible approach to%2? 0tasks and working hours
" Customer? orientation
" Smart and friendly%2? 0with a professional approach to work
&q? uot; Access to the Internet at home
%2? 6quot; Hold a full UK driving licence (no more than thre? e points)
" Use of a vehicle ? with business insurance to complete the role
%?09 " No unspent criminal convictions
%0? 9 The ideal candidates:
" Compete? ncy in numeracy and literacy
" Th? e ability to work to timescales and under pressure
? " A flexible approach to tasks and working? hours
" Smart and friendly with%?20a professional approach to work
"? Inclined to strive for continuous improvement
%0? 9 " Access to the Internet at home
? " Hold a full UK driving licence
%?0A " Use of a vehicle with business insurance t? o complete the role
In order to be suc? cessful, you must have 5 years employment history and be a? ble to provide references to demonstrate this & DBS %2? F CRB assessment.