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Meter Reader – Newcastle

Location: Newcastle

Salary: £8.91 Per Hour

Job Type: Temporary

Job ID: 168469

greenbean are looking for Meter Readers based in Newcastle and the surrounding areas (NE2-11, 16, 31-33, 39).


This is a fantastic role for someone who loves the outdoors and is self motivated to work independently.

The role of a Meter Reader is to read gas and electricity meters using a hand-held electronic device, and other equipment. Some supporting administrative work is also required. There is a great deal of flexibility with this role, as a Meter Reader you will plan your own route, manage your schedule and workload to achieve the targets set for the week by your field delivery manager.

Key Responsibilities

  • As this is a customer facing role you must be approachable, presentable and polite and act as an ambassador for the company

  • This is an active role which therefore you’re required to be physically fit as you will need to walk between properties

  • As you will work alone you will be required to plan and manage your own time and workload

  • You will be expected to use your initiative and report any dangerous meter installations or suspected signs of tampering

  • Ability to work to targets

What will you need:

  • You will be supported through a full training programme to ensure you can conduct your role to the required standards in-line with Health and Safety requirements

  • No unspent criminal convictions

  • A desire to work outdoors

  • You will be walking from property to property so you will need a good understanding of the local area

  • Friendly and professional approach to work

  • The drive and motivation to work in an independent role

  • Live within a commutable distance to the postcode area you will cover

Full training is provided so experience is not necessary

Pay Rate: Various based on location

Hours: Flexible basis between hours of 8am - 8pm Monday-Sunday