The American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)


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Anticipated Temporary Gas Meter Service Representative (12003)

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Description: Description At National Grid, employees get to enjoy all the benefits of working at a large, multinational company that's on the cutting edge of innovation. As a Meter Service Representative in the Customer Meter Services Department for National Grid, you will experience the personal challenge of working for a world class organization and leader in the Utilities and Energy Industry. This entry-level position can be your foot in the door to all the great opportunities National Grid has to offer. About the Position: This is a temporary position for the collection season. Outline of Duties: All meter reading activities including but not limited to: Shut off meters as trained and qualified. Field collection activity including but not limited to: Terminating service and/or collecting customer payments. General shop work (e.g. Housekeeping, junking, shipping, deliveries/pickups, etc.) Assist in 2-person assignments as needed. Assist with pipe fitting up to 2 inches. Driving is a significant portion of the workday in various-sized company vehicles. May be required to handle substances considered hazardous under the U.S. Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Law or the Massachusetts Right to Know Law. Interact with internal departments and company employees to ensure an efficient overall process. Promote a culture of teamwork, collaboration, and efficient resource utilization, both throughout the department and project teams. Will also be expected to respond to emergency call out and work extended and planned hours when company emergencies occur. Other duties as assigned. Must be able to obtain gas pipeline operator qualification for progression in this career . Starting hourly rate: $17.09
Qualifications Job Qualifications: Must have a high school education or the equivalent. Must have good mechanical aptitude and ability, high degree of dependability, and capable of exercising good judgment. Must have the ability to perform physically demanding job-related activities. Must be able to work a flexible schedule including shifts, weekends, evenings, and holidays. In a work day, must be able to climb 25-2500 stairs, walk 2 to 6 miles and kneel or bend for 20-60 percent of the day. Must be able to work within confined areas at times and in inclement weather and temperature extremes. Must possess the ability to develop positive customer relations; anticipate, identify, respond to customer needs and facilitate customer loyalty. Able to drive a company car / large van or truck on a daily basis. Must have valid and clean driver's license and be an approved driver of Company vehicles. Must pass Company physical and qualifying tests to enter Department Successfully pass a criminal background check and required job assessment tests. DOT gas pipeline drug testing is a requirement for this position. Must pass the Field Assessment Test.
National Grid is an equal opportunity employer that value s a broad diversity of talent, knowledge, experience and expertise. We foster a culture of inclusion t hat drives employee engagement to deliver superior performance to the communities we serve. National Grid is proud to be an affirmative action employer. We encourage minorities, women, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans to join the National Grid team.
Job : Maint & Construction Primary Location : Massachusetts Other Locations : MA-Braintree, MA-Waltham, MA-Dorchester, MA-West Roxbury Organisation : Maint & Construction Schedule : Full-time Job Posting : Jan 10, 2018, 8:28:59 PM Unposting Date : Feb 10, 2018, 4:59:00 AM


  • Mechanical Engineering - Applied Mechanics
  • Mechanical Engineering - Design
  • Mechanical Engineering - Pressure Vessels and Piping
  • Mechanical Engineering - Quality
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