Smart Meter Engineer

Recruiter
Lowri Beck Services
Location
London (Greater)
Posted
19 Jan 2019
Closes
31 Jan 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Smart Meter Engineer- New increased pay rates for 2019!

Lowri Beck is a group of support services providing metering services, business solutions and field management systems nationwide.

Established in 1996 we have built our reputation by being a reliable and dependable metering company continually delivering results for many of the UK’s energy companies during the smart meter rollout.

Due to our continued success winning new contracts, we have secured a substantial increase in the volume of dual fuel work we have now and in the future, therefore we are recruiting for a number a Meter Installers around the country and offering an exciting new package!

Why work for Lowri Beck as a Smart Meter Engineer?

* New Basic salary of £32,000 per annum* (inclusive of London Weighting supplement)

* Attractive incentive scheme with OTE £36,000

* New Weekly on-call rates- Mon- Fri £10/ Sat & Sun £45*

* Monday – Friday 42.5hrs Standard (weekend stand-by/ call-out rota)

* Based from home- No over-night Stays/ Working away from home

* Appointments, when possible, all made within your local postcode area

* Company Van

* Fuel card

* Full company uniform & PPE provided

* Handheld Terminal & any other Tools required

* Ongoing Training & Development

* Pension scheme

* Paid holidays

* Childcare Vouchers

* Industry Leading Company Induction

About the Smart Meter Enginejob…

You will be visiting consumer's properties as a representative of Lowri Beck to install gas and electric smart meters.
You will deliver an exceptional customer experience by ensuring that the work is completed safely and tidily and ensuring that the consumer has an excellent understanding of the new meter, including the benefits that smart metering will offer them.
To support you, our industry leading company induction will include everything that you need in order to provide outstanding customer service across all areas.

What do we need from you- Skills, Qualification & Experience…

* Have previous experience in gas & electric meter installation

* Hold a current CCN1/CMA1/MET1 or diploma in Smart Meter Installation (Dual Fuel)

* Have current MOCOPA accreditation

* Hold a valid EUSR card (Desirable)

* Hold a full, valid and up to date UK driving licence with no more than 3 penalty points

* Be able to pass a basic Criminal Record Check (CRC) & have no unspent criminal convictions on your record

* Have excellent communication and customer service skills

* Possess good IT skills – work will be delivered via a handheld terminal (HHT) & timesheets are completed online

* Be willing to complete the necessary training to become compliant with Lowri Beck's standards, policies & procedures

Additionally, applicants must:

* Be flexible in order to adapt to the changing needs of the business, and travel to work in other postcode locations if required

* Be willing to cover emergency call out

* Be manually dexterous & capable of lifting

* Be comfortable working in confined spaces

* Be capable of working alone in the field with minimum supervision

* Have a good understanding of industry compliance & governance

All successful applicants will be subject to our standard vetting procedures, including passing a basic criminal record check, identity & address check, driving licence check, proven eligibility to work in the UK check, and previous 5-year employment history check.
Successful applicants will be required to pass a technical telephone interview/assessment and attend a face to face assessment centre & interview with one of the Meter Operations Area Team Managers for their business area. Where possible, we do try and ensure that face to face interviews take place at a location that is as convenient as possible to the candidate’s home location. However, in order to optimise the managers time, should a number of interviews need completing with candidates located in nearby postcode areas, interviews may be held at a centralised location to these postcodes, and candidates may be required to travel in order to attend the interview.
*New pay rates effective from 1st March 2019

Lowri Beck participates in the EUSR Smart Meter Referencing Scheme

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