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Meter Reader

Date Posted: 09-Feb-2018
Closing Date: 31-Mar-2018
Location: Rochester, Kent
Salary: Minimum - £7.92, Maximum - £7.92 per Hour
OTE: £ up to £300 per month bonus
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The Role:
As a Meter Reader you will be required to carry out meter readings for both gas and electric meters at customer properties surrounding the 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 role working on a long-term 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 37.5 hours a week between the hours of 8am - 8pm Mon – Fri and if working Saturday 8am – 6pm.

Once you have completed the paid induction (consisting of training room and field based training) you will receive an hourly rate of £7.92 (PAYE) per hour, plus a mileage allowance of 35p per mile (door to door) along with an attractive bonus scheme.

For this role you will be paid:
Hourly Rate: £7.92 per hour on a PAYE basis (calculated from first door to last)
Mileage Allowance: 35p per Mile (door to door)
Attractive Bonus Scheme

If You Wish to be Considered for the Role:
To be considered you will need to provide a copy of the following:
- Passport or Birth Certificate and Proof of NI (Right to work)
- Proof of Address (dated within the last three months
- Driving Licence Card
- - Please click this link and either provide a screen shot of your points information or a passcode to view your licence details.
- 5 year reference check
In order to be successful, you must have 5 years employment history and be able to provide references to demonstrate this & DBS / CRB assessment.

If Offered What I Will Need to Provide:
Once you are offered the position of a meter reader you will need to add business insurance onto your vehicle which includes usages “in connection with your business” as you will need to use your own vehicle for this role. You will also need to complete a basic DBS Check (at a cost of £25 to yourself).

37.5 per week

Accrued per annum


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