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801 Crawford Street
Portsmouth, Virginia 23704-3822
Phone: (757) 393-8626
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Jobline: (757) 398-0682
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Title:
WATER METER SERVICE WORKER
Department:
PUBLIC UTILITIES
Location:
MAINTENANCE OF METERS & BOXES
Closing Date:
09/19/14
Original Advertised Date:
05/19/14
Job Description:
Under general supervision, performs technical work in the installation, activation and deactivation of water services provided by the Department of Public Utilities. Work involves recording, reading, servicing and repairing of water meters and water lines throughout the City of Portsmouth. Record water meter readings throughout the City, take second readings on meters that may have malfunctions or unusual readings. Refer to account record books to gather information on unpaid accounts. Activate or deactivate water services, as appropriate. Repair leaks in water distribution system, repair or replace damaged valves, water meters and boxes as necessary, perform preventive maintenance, as needed. Assists Meter Readers in identifying water line routes and meter boxes.
Education/Experience:
Graduation from High School or equivalent; 1 to 2 years of experience in meter reading or mechanical repair work; or any equivalent combination of training and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
Special Req: Must possess a valid Driver's License issued by the Commonwealth of Virginia.
Salary:
$ 23,440
Full Time / Part Time:
Full-Time
Job Code / Department #:
72506 / 73017
Apply At:
HUMAN RESOURCE MANAGEMENT

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