Metering Intern in New York, NY at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 3/9/2023

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Job Description

Company Description

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A subsidiary of Veolia group, Veolia North America (VNA) offers a full spectrum of water, waste and energy management services, including water and wastewater treatment, commercial and hazardous waste collection and disposal, energy consulting and resource recovery. VNA helps commercial, industrial, healthcare, higher education and municipality customers throughout North America. Headquartered in Boston, Mass., Veolia North America has more than 10,000 employees working at more than 350 locations across the continent. Please visit our website www.veolianorthamerica.com

Job Description

BENEFITS

Veolia's comprehensive benefits package includes paid time off policies, as well as health, dental and vision insurance. In addition, employees are also entitled to participate in an employer sponsored 401(k) plan, to save for retirement.  Pay and benefits for employees represented by a union are outlined in their collective bargaining agreement.  

POSITION PURPOSE

The Metering Technician will serve Veolia Energy/SourceOne as a customer support and performs field service on meter installations, reading of sub-meters, field testing of mechanical and electrical equipment, preparing reports, preparing purchase and installation specifications, commissioning and testing services and other duties that arise.

PRIMARY DUTIES / RESPONSIBILITIES

  • The Meter Tech Duties include commissioning and testing of electrical and BTU meters.
  • Commissioning and testing of IT and remote data recording equipment.
  • Electrical distribution and metering surveys.
  • Create, review and modify meter diagrams.
  • Troubleshoot meter system issues and update work orders.
  • Oversee contractors performing installations.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Qualifications

Education / Experience / Background

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • 3 – 5 years’ experience with low voltage electrical distribution and metering and submetering concepts.
  • 1 – 3 years’ experience with project related energy services.
  • Associate of Science degree from an accredited two year college or equivalent military or civilian technical school background in electricity/electronics preferred

Knowledge / Skill / Abilities

  • Ability to work independently on multiple tasks/projects and prioritize work effectively to meet project deadlines
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Must possess a high degree of professionalism
  • Able to operate within a team atmosphere and interface effectively with a diverse set of groups and stakeholders
  • Willingness to keep skills up-to-date and to acquire new skills to improve our support for the business
  • Serve as the customer support leader in troubleshooting equipment problems and answering customer inquiries
  • Working knowledge of basic hand and electric tools
  • The job can be physically demanding involving movement of heavy equipment and carrying materials up and down stairs. Candidates should be able to lift and maneuver a 70-lb load.

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Disclaimer

The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. The Company reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer! All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

Disclaimer: The salary, other compensation, and benefits information is accurate as of the date of this posting. The Company reserves the right to modify this information at any time, subject to applicable law.