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Meter Technician (Sign on bonus - $2,500) - 6100211

Company: Utility Partners of America, LLC
Location: Summerville
Posted on: January 15, 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-Job Description - Meter TechnicianUtility Partners of America (UPA), a full-service utility contractor is seeking highly motivated and safety- conscious individuals to join its team as a Meter Technician in the Charleston, SC 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.REQUIREMENTS:

  • Must be able to lift to 40lbs.; able to walk long distances.
  • 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 have strong communications skills, verbal and written.
  • Must be a self-starter with the ability to work alone 90% of the time while still being part of a local team
  • Possess and use electrical knowledge, and electrical safety techniques in all aspects of work.
  • Repair or maintain the basic condition of equipment including inspection, assembly, disassembly, and replacement as necessary.
  • Proficient in the use of basic hand tools, power tools, volt/ohm/amp meters and other electrical diagnostic equipment as may be necessary.
  • Must pass employment background, drug screen and remain drug free, have a clean driver's license.
  • Follow standard operating procedures and company policies.RESPONSIBILITIES:
    • Safely and efficiently upgrade utility meters
    • Follow standard operating procedures and company policies
    • Read utility meters and record information accurately
    • Communicate with utility customers effectively
    • Drive company supplied work vehicle safely
    • Receive and return utility meters, tools, equipment, and suppliesBENEFITS:
      • Paid training, Uniforms, and Tools provided.
      • Vehicle and Phone provided for working hour use.
      • Medical, Dental, and Vision plans offered.
      • Hiring bonus after 90 days of employment.Job Type: Full-timePay: $16.00 - $18.00 per hourDisclosure 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, Summerville , Meter Technician (Sign on bonus - $2,500) - 6100211, Engineering , Summerville, South Carolina

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