Job Title: Meter Reader Technician
Location: Town of Saugus
Schedule: Monday-Friday
Pay Range: (Union Scale): $50,942.59 – $57,820.06

Summary of Position Responsibilities:
Applications are being accepted for a full-time Meter Reader Technician in the Treasurer/Collector’s Office. This position reads and records utility service meters; enters data and retrieves information into and form a computer database; test and repairs all sizes of water meters; installs and replaces meters in the field, and provides technical support to the Utility Billing and Meter Operations Manager and Water Foreman. All other duties as directed.

The incumbent must possess a thorough knowledge of operational characteristics, services and activities of a municipal utility. Knowledge of Automatic Meter Reading (AMR) or Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI) systems preferred. Knowledge of operation and adjustments of residential, commercial and industrial water meters. Knowledge of methods and techniques of meter calibration. Ability to test, diagnose, and calibrate water meters. Ability to understand and follow oral and written instructions.

Preferred Qualifications:
Bachelor’s degree and addition specialized training in utility meters and associated usage recordkeeping systems, plus at least one year of related experience preferred; or any equivalent combination of training and experience

Open Date:
Open until filled. Resume and cover letter to