Meter Installer - Electric & Gas

  • Green Job Crawler
  • Bronx, NY
  • 27 Apr, 2020

Job Description

We have a future to create. So, join Aclara, as we harness science and engineering to make a difference. We're at the intersection of communications, data technology, energy, and national resource engineering.
Our 800 energy and utility customers across the globe ask us to solve complex challenges from making the power grid smarter, to delivering clear water, to empowering their customers to conserve energy. We're a hardware, software and network engineering company building new solutions to hard problems. We're big data gurus and in-the-field problem solvers.
Sound like your kind of challenge? Then join us. We'll offer you a great work environment and competitive compensation & benefits.
Aclara is looking for field-experienced individuals to join our full-time meter installation team. The Meter Installers are responsible for safely and efficiently replacing electric, water, and/or gas meters on residential or commercial property.

Essential Functions:
Check existing meter, install replacement meter, and perform final meter test.
Accurately collect customer data and document the installations in writing and with handheld device.
Achieve specified standards of safety and quality of work.
Meet installation rate as established by the Project Manager.

Additional Responsibilities:
Work closely with colleagues and superiors to maintain a professional environment.
Previous working experience in the construction field (Electrical, Natural Gas Meters, Telecom, Solar, Cable Field Techs or HVAC).
High School Diploma or GED.
Valid Driver's License.
Must be able to pass the NGA 70 and 85 certifications within your first 90 days of employment.
Must be available to work 4-7 days per week (Mon thru Sat; 8 to10-hour days).
Must be available to travel to various job sites.
Must be comfortable interacting with customers while upholding Aclara SGS customer standards.
Must have the ability to use assigned tools properly and work within safety guidelines.
Knowledge of/ability to work with technology, computers, and various software programs.

Previous experience installing or repairing electric, gas, and/or water meters.
Physical Demand:
Physical ability to work in an outdoor environment, including, but not limited to: Walking, climbing and stooping up to 10 hours per day in all types of weather conditions.
Responsibility of Equipment or Process:
Uniform (jacket, shirts, pants) and all safety equipment & tools are provided. Employee is responsible for obtaining EH (ELECTRICAL HAZARD) STEEL TOE COMPOSITE WORK BOOTS by no later than 3 days after hire.
Compensation & Benefits
Starting hourly rate of $23.00; rate subject to continuously increase after the first 6 months.
Benefit eligibility, including medical, dental, and vision, after 90-day probationary period.
All benefit information sent by local Union.
401K enrollment eligibility (effective after 30 days of employment).
PTO accrual
Holiday pay

Aclara understands that a quality team will help us lead the way. We provide an environment that supports professional growth and opportunity for advancement, and as such, we offer advanced training for specialties! If you would like to be considered for this outstanding opportunity, please apply online. Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the US. Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.