Meter Reader

Lowri Beck Services is looking for individuals to join a growing team of meter readers working on behalf of the UK’s leading energy suppliers obtaining accurate readings at customers’ properties.

This role will give you excellent progression opportunities, with the potential to move into a more senior or managerial role in the future.

About the role…

  • Working within your home postcode location, you will be required to obtain accurate meter readings and inspect gas & electric meters at customers’ properties

  • You will enter the meter details on a handheld device at each location, and provide excellent customer service to positively represent the Lowri Beck image & company values

Where are we looking?

We currently have live vacancies for January starts in the below postcode areas:

  • BA - Bath

  • BS - Bristol

  • CA - Carlisle

  • GU - Guildford

  • RG - Reading

  • YO - York

What we are looking for…

  • Previous meter reading experience (or experience within the utility metering industry) would be desirable, but this is not essential as full training is given. However, as a minimum we do require:

    • A full and valid UK driving licence with no more than 6 penalty points

    • Use of a vehicle with business insurance & current MOT (if applicable)

    • Access to the internet at home and good IT skills – work is delivered by a handheld device and timesheets are completed online

    • Excellent customer service skills with a flexible approach to tasks & working hours

    • Competency in numeracy and literacy

    • The ability to work to timescales and work under pressure

    • Live within the advertised postcode area

    • Have a good level of physical fitness due to the location of some meters

 

Why work for Lowri Beck as a Meter Reader?

  • Hourly rate of £8.75 per hour (£17,062.50 per annum)

  • Achievable bonus to increase your salary

  • Permanent, full-time role

  • 37.5 hours standard working week on a Monday – Friday & Tuesday – Saturday rota basis, ideally working 7.5 hours per day (although there is some flexibility on this), including 2 late shifts per week working until 6:00pm (8:00pm between April – September). Overtime is also available.

  • Payment of 25.5p per mile towards your fuel usage

  • Fantastic dental, optical & private healthcare cashback scheme

  • Exclusive discounts or cashback for holidays, beauty treatments & more

  • Work will be within your local postcode area

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  • Full company uniform, PPE & handheld terminal provided

  • Ongoing training & development

  • Internal promotions wherever possible

How do I apply?

If you would like to be considered for this position, please click here to visit the Lowri Beck Careers Website and submit and application online. One of our Internal Recruiters will then be in touch to discuss your application further.

Successful applicants and any offers of employment will be subject to successfully meeting our standard pre-employment vetting procedures, including; Eligibility to work in the UK check, basic Criminal Record Check (CRC), previous 5 year employment history check, driving licence check, identity check & home address check.

Please note these roles are being handled by our internal recruitment team and no agency support is required at this time