Tuesday , May 21 2024

The Southern Company Careers – Meter Reader

Website Southern Company

Job Description:

Records gas consumption data from residential, industrial, and commercial customers using electronic remote reading device mounted in company vehicle; reports data for Marketers to use for customer billing. Performs installations and programming of ERTs. Performs basic tasks including using hand tools, corrosion inspections, meter paints, reading meters (manually and electronically).

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensures truck is stocked with equipment, supplies, tools, and other equipment in a neat and orderly condition.
  • Performs regular meter inspections and paints
  • Conducts investigations of high bill complaints, stop meters, and special reading by meter reading validation.
  • Efficiently works work-order route to complete orders in a timely manner and in accordance with company policies and procedures and operator qualifications procedures.
  • Troubleshoots ERT problems and Missed Meters: inspects, reprograms, repairs, maintains, removes, reinstalls ERTs and indexes.
  • Enters change data into Meter History System (MHS), and Georgia Customer Management Application (GCMA).
  • Maintains and regularly updates electronic equipment (handhelds, Mobile Collectors, and etc.) to ensure accurate readings.

Job Requirements:

  • Must also have keen senses of smell, hearing, vision and color identification.
  • Must be able to sit and drive for an extended period
  • Physically able to stoop, bend, kneel, crawl, walk, climb ladders, and lift weights at a minimum of20 pounds unassisted.
  • Must be able to regularly use hand tools, such as screwdrivers.
  • Ability to work in all types of terrain, around animals, and weather conditions is required.

Job Details:

Company: Southern Company

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Sandy Springs, GA, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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