Data Collector

King's Lynn
£7.71 per hour + Holiday and pension
30 Nov 2017
08 Dec 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Do you like working in the great outdoors? Do you like working with the general public?

My client based in King's Lynn are currently recruiting for a Meter Reader to join leading company on a temporary ongoing basis (12 week temporary basis with permanent opportunities)

Due to continued expansion, we are delighted to offer exciting and flexible opportunities across the UK to train as a Metering Representative. We are looking to train highly efficient and motivated Metering Representatives to provide a flexible resource to this expanding data collection market.

If you are interested in a role with a difference that offers flexibility, customer interaction and you like the outdoors; our Metering Representative role is for you.

Role Responsibility:

Metering Representatives are responsible for collecting data from residential and commercial properties, on behalf of utility suppliers and other data collection clients. Walking from property to property (sometimes up to five miles per day), however you decide how and when you work through our flexible working model.

Our recruitment process is designed to ensure both that you are right for the role and that the role is right for you. So there are no trick questions, no attempts to catch you out. It's a chance for you to show us what you can do, while getting a better feel for what's involved.

The Ideal Candidate:

  • Competency in numeracy and literacy
    *The ability to work to timescales and under pressure
    *A flexible approach to tasks and working hours
    *Customer orientation
    *Fitness appropriate to work content (sometimes you may be required to walk as far as five miles per day, between different customer properties).
    *Smart and friendly with a professional approach to work
    *Inclined to strive for continuous improvement
    *Full driving license, must have ownership or access to their own car
    It is a requirement for candidates to have use of:
  • A vehicle which is suitable for work purposes
  • A telephone land line which can be used on a daily basis for communicating the Hand Held Computer.

The ideal candidate should have previous Meter Reading Experience as the client is only able to offer minimal training as well as experience of working with customers
The successful applicant will possess a full driving licence and must be able to commit to flexible working hours.

You will be engaged on a 37-hour week paid at the rate of £7.50 to £8 per hour with the opportunity to participate in a bonus scheme based on achievable outcomes from your work.

A Disclosure Scotland check would be carried out, which is self funded at £25.00 and refunded once working

To apply for this job please apply online or contact Lucy at our Peterborough branch on 01733 310855

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