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Meter Reader (Sign on bonus - $2,500) - 6100217

Company: Utility Partners of America, LLC
Location: Newport News
Posted on: January 9, 2022

Job Description:

* Sign on bonus of $2,500* *Sign on bonus of $2,500* *Sign on bonus of $2,500*Company BackgroundUtility Partners of America (UPA) is a utility contractor offering a full suite of services to the utility sector nationwide. UPA was founded in 1997 and currently employs more than 1,000 full-time service men and women serving utilities across the country. UPA prides itself on excellence in operations, safe work practices, quality control, customer service and schedule management that maximizes customer satisfaction.SMART, RELIABLE, UTILITY SOLUTIONS-Utility Partners of America (UPA), a full-service utility contractor is seeking highly motivated and safety- conscious individuals to join its team as a Meter Reader in the Newport News, Virginia area. This is a great opportunity to learn a trade and join a growing company with full benefits. Benefits include paid training, company phone, and company vehicle.**Full Time and Part Time positions available**REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must have strong communications skills, verbal and written.
  • Represents the company in a professional manner.
  • The technician is expected to safely and efficiently organize the predetermined daily route as established by our client to ensure timely completion.
  • Reads may be obtained visually or with automated meter read devices.
  • Accurately read and record electric, gas and/or water meters.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work alone 90% of the time while still being part of a local team.
  • Follow all company safety, quality, and operational policies and procedures
  • Must be able to work with handheld electronic devices; able to work outdoors and withstand the regional seasonal weather.
  • Must have reliable transportation to and from work; and able to maintain consistent attendance on required workdays.
  • Must pass employment background, drug screen and remain drug free, have a clean driver's license.
  • Follow standard operating procedures and company policies.BENEFITS:
    • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans offered.
    • Vehicle & Phone provided during working hour use.
    • Paid Training, Uniforms, and Tools provided.
    • Hiring bonus after 90 days of employment.UPA is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled statusJob Types: Full-time & Part Time available, ContractPay: $14.50 - 15.00 per hour**Various incentive plans in place to allow for additional income based on individual performance**Disclosure effective 11/8/2021 - In order to receive the sign on bonus, a Signing Bonus Agreement must be signed, on or about the first week of employment with UPA. Details of the sign on bonus will be discussed at the time of signing. Previous UPA employees are not eligible to participate in this promotion.**UPA employees working for utilities are considered "Essential Workers" and typically do not experience downtime due to COVID-19.**
      • High school or equivalent (Required)
      • Driver's License (Required)
      • US work authorization (Required)

Keywords: Utility Partners of America, LLC, Newport News , Meter Reader (Sign on bonus - $2,500) - 6100217, Other , Newport News, Virginia

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