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Meter Reader (17M)

SUMACO MANPOWER - Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Ref. SU4505330 Date Posted: 2016-12-20

Job Description

Statement of Functions:

  • Maintains and updates accurate records of the meters installed in the emirate by the company in order that detailed information relative to the meter is available at any time.


Work Performed:

  • Get the reading of all water and electricity meters in the designated area as per the route and rotation specified. He shall, during the meter readings session, pay particular attention to the meter details and correctness of the reading taken, ensuring that it commensurate with the average consumption of the location visited in view of the available loads. He shall then enter the reading to the band held unit (HHU), add the appropriate note from the observations list on the unit to comment on the condition of the meter and the reading taken and save data.
  • Add any unregistered meter to the HHU, and submit a report on the incidence for inclusion in the billing system. Clearly stating the meter serial No. type, number of digits, current reading, and multiplication factor along with a description of the building and its geographical location.
  • Submit reports on the actual condition of meters (i.e. whether it is buried, broken, bearing a different serial No. rotate in a reversed pattern, exposed to direct sunlight, pulled out, misplaced or whether a barrier is preventing access to the meter.
  • Immediately report any violation, such as (illegal connection, unlettered supplies, shifting of meters without reference to the company, using the meter rooms for residential purposes or storage of personal effects or misuse of farms or ranches for labour accommodation.
  • Maintain the HHU and accessories in his custody, in good condition. He shall avoid misuse of the equipment in a way that may result in its malfunction, damage or scratching.
  • Participate in field surveys and campaigns launched for counting the number of water and/or power meters installed in a premises, institution or company, or to identifying the beneficiary of a connection at a certain locality.
  • Amend the supply tariff for Social Affairs cardholders: (upon verifying the identity of the beneficiary).
  • Deliver notifications issued by CSD departments to customers at their supply address and return a signed copy thereof to the respective department/section.
  • Implement the company IMS policy, objectives and programs.
  • Be accountable to prevent the pollution and protect the environment.
  • Communicate the hazards, changes that may affect the safe working conditions, unsafe acts, near misses and other HSE issues that may affect the occupational health, safety and environmental performance of your area.
  • Execute the emergency role as per the emergency plan within the assigned area.
  • Perform other tasks like but not exclusive to: meter reading confirmation, confirm the correct corresponding customer, confirm the nationality of the beneficiary, confirm the premise type and activity within the same field and the same level.
  • On demand meter readings for clearance.
  • Disconnect and reconnect the services supply as instructed.
  • Performs other similar or related duties as and when assigned by the meter reading supervisor.




Minimum Requirements:

  • Completion of Secondary School Education (Preferably completed technical secondary in Electricity field).
  • 2 years of experience in a in a relevant field.
  • PC literate.
  • Knowledge in related systems or applications in preferred.
  • Good knowledge of Arabic, English and any other language.
  • Should be male.
  • Pass HSE test.
  • Valid UAE Driving license.
  • Priority in employment shall follow the below order, no. 1 being the first preference no. 2 the second etc.…
  1.                                                       1.            UAE National
  2.                                                       2.            GCC National
  3.                                                       3.            Other Arab National
  4.                                                       4.            Other Nationalities


• High School Certified.

Job Details

Job Location:Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
Company Industry:Government Sector
Type of Company:recruitment
Job Role:Engineering
Joining Date: Unspecified
Closing Date: Unspecified
Employment Status:Contract Hire
Employment Type:Employee
Monthly Salary Range:Negotiable
Manages Others:Yes
Number of Vacancies:20

Career Level:

Years of Experience: Min: 2 Max: 5
Residence Location: Unspecified
Gender: Male or Female
Nationality: Unspecified
Degree: High school or equivalent
Ref. SU4505330