Job Title: Meter Reader - West Branch

Company Name:
Consumers Energy
Department Summary The meter reading department is responsible for reading our customer's natural gas and electric meters in a safe, accurate and efficient manner. Job Description/Responsibilities This posting is for the West Branch area, specifically for the read territory of West Branch and is for full-time, temporary (89 days) Meter Readers.
Applicants must possess a valid driver's license with a good driving record, be able to work outside in all types of weather, possess and demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to work with customers.
The current starting pay is $19.27 per hour.
This position requires driving your personal vehicle with mileage reimbursement. You must provide proof of insurance for your vehicle and the coverage must meet or exceed the State minimum.
This position requires 8-10 miles of walking and 60-80 miles of driving per day.
Selected candidate must successfully complete an accuracy test after the first week of training to retain employment. Requirements/Qualifications
High School Diploma or GED
Must live in West Branch area
To be considered for this position, you are required to attend a validated assessment to measure basic knowledge, skills and abilities related to Meter Reading. Please look for an email inviting you to the assessment. Company Overview Join a diverse and dynamic team that makes and delivers the most valuable services in the world: electricity and natural gas. At Consumers Energy, our customers are at the heart of everything we do. Our employees work around the clock to provide service to our customers in honor of our history and to fulfill our promise to Michigan - Count on Us! Consumers Energy, the principal subsidiary of CMS Energy and headquartered in Jackson, Michigan, provides natural gas and electricity to nearly 6.8 million of the Michigan's 10 million residents in all 68 Lower Peninsula counties. All qualified applicants will not be discriminated against and will receive consideration for employment without regard to protected veteran status, disability, race, color, religion, sex or national origin.
Location: West Branch
Requisition #: 50139912
Functional Area: Meter Reading
Apply By: 09/15/2014
Employment Level: Entry Level

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