Job Summary: This position is responsible for setting new water meters, replacing meters and registers, accurate reading and re-reading water meters, as needed, and assisting with the provision of customer service.
Installs new meters for new construction;
Checks for dysfunctional meters and reports any defects to supervisor;
Removes and replaces dysfunctional meters as necessary;
Reads water utility meters for commercial and residential customers;
Maintains records on standard forms to ensure proper billing;
Completes work orders to turn on and turn off water service;
Runs re-checks on meters in question;
Performs final reading for customers requesting disconnection; turns water services on for new customers;
Disconnects water services to delinquent customers;
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Knowledge Required by the Position:
Knowledge of water meter functions and billing methods;
Knowledge of safety regulations;
Knowledge of the City water systems;
Knowledge of the location of City streets and meters;
Skill in operating a hand-held meter-reading unit;
Skill in oral and written communication;
Skill in dealing with the general public;
Ability to observe meter activity accurately and record readings legibly;
Ability to make mathematical computations rapidly and accurately.
High School diploma or equivalent; two (2) years meter or water utility experience; possession of a valid driver's license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated; equivalent combination of education and experience.
City Of Villa Rica