Aclara Smart Grid Solutions Electric Meter Installer in Kent, Washington
We have a future to build. Join Aclara, as we harness science and engineering to make a difference. We're at the intersection of communications, data technology, energy, and national resource engineering.Our 800 energy and utility customers across the globe ask us to tackle complex challenges from making the power grid smarter, to delivering clear water, to empowering their customers to conserve energy. We're a hardware, software and network engineering company building new solutions to hard problems. We're big data gurus and in-the-field problem solvers.Sound like your kind of challenge? Then join us. We'll offer you a phenomenal work environment and competitive compensation and benefits.Aclara is looking for motivated individuals to join our full-time meter installation team. The Meter Installers are tasked with safely and efficiently replacing electric, water, and/or gas meters on residential or commercial property.Crucial Functions:Check existing meter, install replacement meter, and perform final meter test.Accurately collect customer data and detail the installations in writing and with handheld device.Achieve specified standards of safety and quality of work.Meet installation rate as established by the Project Manager.Additional Responsibilities:Work closely with colleagues and superiors to maintain a professional environment.Knowledge/Skills/Abilities:Required:Previous working experience in the construction field (Electrical, Natural Gas Meters, Telecom, Solar, Cable Field Techs or HVAC) strongly preferred.High School Diploma or GED.Valid Driver's License.Ability to retain knowledge of and receive a passing grade on NGA 70 and 85 certifications.Availability to work 4-7 days per week and travel to various job sites, based on project needs.Must be able to join or be a current member of local union IBEW #77Must be comfortable interacting with customers while upholding Aclara SGS customer standards.Must have the ability to properly use assigned tools and work within safety guidelines.Experience with technology, computers, and various software programs.Preferred:Previous experience installing or repairing electric, gas, and/or water meters.Physical Demand:Physical ability to work in an outdoor environment, including, but not limited to: Walking, climbing and stooping for up to 10 hours per day in all types of weather conditions.Responsibility of Equipment or Process:Uniform (jacket, shirts, pants) and all safety equipment and tools are provided. Employee is responsible for acquiring EH (ELECTRICAL HAZARD) STEEL TOE COMPOSITE WORK BOOTS by no later than 3 days after hire.Compensation and BenefitsCompetitive hourly rate, subject to continuous increases.Benefit eligibility, including medical, dental, vision and 401k (probationary period may apply).PTO accrualHoliday payAclara understands that a quality team will help us lead the way. We provide an environment that supports professional growth and opportunity for advancement, and as such, we offer advanced training for specialties! If you would like to be considered for this outstanding opportunity, please apply online. Applicants must be lawfully authorized to work in the US. Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans and Individuals with Disabilities.