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Meter Reader

Company Name:
Alliant Energy
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Alliant Energy is currently recruiting for Meter Readers in Fort Madison. In important role you will be responsibile for reading and recording meter readings from residential, commercial, industrial, and rural meters using a porta-processor
We offer:
A commitment to safety and career development
Excellent pay and benefits
Opportunity to work outdoor
How to Apply : If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply online and upload your resume at
Read and record meter readings from all residential, commercial, industrial and rural meters using a porta-processor.
Perform other duties which are similar, related, or incidental to this position.
Accurately read and record Meter Readings, includes resetting demand meters and changing charts, tapes or cartrides.
Read and record approximately 500 meters a day.
Arrange appointments or self-read for inside meters.
Report and replace broken or missing meter seals.
Report damage to meters and signs of tampering.
Maintain good public relations with customers.
Verify customer meter numbers and names.
Explain company policies and report complaints and questions.
Observe all metering and service installations; report irregular or hazardous conditions.
Visually check for inoperative clocks or potential indicating devices.
Upload and download porta-processors for information transfer.
Complete final read requests for customers and conduct postings.
Read load research meters using hand held devices such with a probe (no lap tops).
May change cartridges in residential/commercial meters.
Check and record meter readings sent in by customers and estimate use when readings are not availbale.
Participate in safety meetings.
May read meters inside substations or near energized facilities (when properly trained).
Performs other duties which are similar, related, or incidental to this position.
Supervision Received: Work will be performed under the supervision of Supervisor Customer Care.
Ability to work in various outdoor weather conditions (i.e. summer heat, winter blizzards, rain, etc.)
Ability to walk and stand for long periods of time
Ability to accurately read and record approximately 500 meters a day
Must possess and maintain a valid driver's license
We are committed to providing an inclusive work environment for all and are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer M/F/Disability/Protected Veteran.
Removal Date: 09/23/2014
Location: Ft Madison, IA
Position Type: Regular
Schedule Type: Full-Time
Requisition ID: 1222BR

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