Temporary Meter Reader - Hackensack (Master)
Posted on: January 10, 2021
Requisition ID: 65456
Job Function/Category: Operations
Employment Type: Non-Exempt Full Time
This is an exciting time to be joining PSEG. Our commitments, which
include safety, integrity, customer focus, and diversity &
inclusion, are the fabric of our culture and help drive the success
of our business. We are fortunate to have an outstanding workforce
of diverse and highly skilled talent who move us forward in our
operational excellence journey. PSEG has more than 12,000 employees
who are dedicated to the communities we serve and embody our
vision: People providing Safe, Reliable, Economic and Greener
This is a temporary position which requires a SAFE DRIVING RECORD
and the use of a personal vehicle on a daily basis (mileage and gas
expense reimbursed in accordance with the prevailing I.R.S. limit).
This position does not offer health insurance coverage.
Selected candidates will be required to successfully complete
background screening, including employment and education
verification, driving history review, criminal review and drug
The meter reader performs field work in connection with reading
gas, electric and other related work. Duties include: safely
reading and recording meter readings at customers' premises;
recording reasons for no-readings and recording any unusual
conditions; resetting and resealing demand meters and meter
enclosures as directed; reporting unusual and unsafe conditions to
supervision in accordance with established procedures and reporting
any emergency conditions immediately to supervision.
Job Duties & Responsibilities
* Constant -Walking, on average 6-8 miles per day in all types of
* Constant - Stair climbing, up to 100-150 sets per day
* Constant - Standing
* Frequent - Bending forward, Reaching, Flexing elbows and wrists,
* Occasional - Sitting, Crawling, Twisting, Reaching, Turning,
* Occasional- Lifting of 20-30 lbs
* Vision - Must be able to read meters
* Other- Must be able to grasp and push buttons on hand-held
* Because the job requires driving to company locations and
off-site assignments and events, must possess a valid driver's
license with a safe and satisfactory driver history over a period
of several years.
* Must have and maintain in good operating condition, a motor
vehicle for use in performing assigned duties.
* Must have prior experience working outdoors.
* Must have communication skills, poise, and tact, in order to
handle routine customer contacts in a pleasant and courteous
* Must be neat and accurate in work.
* Must have a high school diploma or GED.
* Must satisfactorily pass the Meter Reader Test.
* Minimum of 6 months experience working outdoors within the last 3
* Experience with reading meters.
* Experience working in a position in which you are aware of your
surroundings and/or personal safety.
* Ability to use good judgment in making on-the-job decisions and
experience in having positive interaction with customers.
* Ability to read maps
As an employee of PSE&G or PSEG Long Island, you should be
aware that during storm restoration efforts, you may be required to
perform functions outside of your routine duties and on a schedule
that may be different from normal operations.
This site ( http://www.pseg.com ) is strictly for candidates who
are not currently PSEG employees. PSEG employees must apply for
jobs internally through empower which can be accessed through the
mypseg homepage by clicking on the employee center tab, then under
the empower header, choose careers.
Business needs may cause PSEG to cancel or delay filling position
at any time during the selection process.
Certain positions at the Company may require you to have access to
Part 810-Controlled Information. Under the law, the Company is
limited in who it can share this information with and in certain
circumstances it is necessary to obtain specific authorization
before the Company can share this information. Accordingly, if the
position does require access to this information, you must complete
a 10 CFR Part 810 Export Control Compliance Nationality Request
Form, a copy of which will be provided to you by Talent Acquisition
if an offer is made. If there is a need for specific authorization,
due to the time it takes to obtain authorization from the
government, we will likely not be able to further proceed with an
Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) is an equal opportunity
employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in
employment, including the hiring process, based on any legal
protected characteristic. Legally protected characteristics
included, race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital
status, sexual orientation, disability, or veteran status or any
other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law in
locations where PSEG employs individuals.
Need to request an accommodation?
If you have a disability and need assistance submitting your
resume, applying for a position or registering for a test, please
call 973-430-3845 . Any information provided regarding a disability
will be kept strictly confidential and will not be shared with
anyone involved in making a hiring decision.
Nearest Major Market: New York City
Job Segment: Meter Reader, Compliance, Utility, Recruiting, Energy,
Legal, Human Resources
Public Service Enterprise Group (PSEG) helps to make New Jersey and
New York better places to live and work by providing safe,
reliable, economic and greener energy that powers the lives of
millions every day. We are New Jersey's largest provider of
electric and gas service, serving 1.8 million gas customers and 3.3
million electric customers in New Jersey and New York. We also own
and operate 19 power plants in the Northeast and Mid-Atlantic
regions and 36 solar energy facilities in New Jersey and eight
other states. Headquartered in Newark, N.J., PSEG is a Fortune 500
Company traded on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol
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