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Job Description Summary
We are looking for meter readers to join the team. Calling people from all locations!
The meter readers role is t o provide accurate and timely reads for water meters and transcribe the information correctly into the company supplied Hand Held Device.
About the role:
T o read the meters on allocated routes accurately and in a timely manner.
To be able to read all types of water meters installed at a property.
Ensure no reads are kept to a minimal and if above the average, need to try and obtain more reads
Ensure No Read codes & Comment codes are entered for every no read
Ensure Comment codes are entered for every high/low reading, nil consumption and new meters
Ensure new locations, grid references and warnings are updated on the Hand Held Device.
Leave completed ‘Self Reading Cards’ for customers when access to the meter cannot be obtained or when the meter cannot be located.
To work in conjunction with all other meter reading personnel to ensure that all the client’s meters are read within the KPI timeframes.
Advise Operation Managers East or West of any sequencing issues.
To develop and maintain good customer relations avoiding any confrontation.
To correctly wear and use all Personal Protective Equipment supplied by the company or the client.
To carry the Sydney Water ID card at all times and to produce for customer verification, when challenged, prior to access to property.
Report potential hazards and safety issues to the Account Manager.
Articulate and live the C&W culture, set an example by modelling the required behaviours and hold others (employees and peers) accountable for their actions by identifying and acting on behaviour which is inconsistent with agreed standards.
Comply with all C&W systems used to meet its health and safety obligations.
Work safely and not put themselves or anyone else’s health or safety at risk by their acts or omissions.
Comply with C&W Environmental policies, and adhere to procedures and work instructions that are relevant to their activities.
Operate in a manner that will minimise any adverse environmental impacts associated with their activities
Sound knowledge of all areas / Suburbs of Sydney
Able to walk a minimum of 20kms per day (7-8hrs)
Sound knowledge of meter reading functions and meters.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Current unrestricted NSW Driving Licence and a reliable vehicle
As an equal opportunity employer, Cushman & Wakefield encourages Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates to apply. Cushman & Wakefield promotes safety at all times.