Metering Technician

Energy - Jersey - Full Time

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About Jersey Electricity

Jersey Electricity is the Island's leading provider of low carbon energy. We are experts in power engineering and are integrated across all activities in the energy delivery chain.

We care for our customers, the environment and the community and we support our staff in training and career development.

Ours is a dynamic, challenging industry offering interesting and rewarding career opportunities across varied disciplines and business areas.
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Metering Technician

Energy - Jersey - Full Time

Application Deadline

January 18th 2019

Department

Energy

Contract Type

Full Time

Location

Jersey

Reporting To

Metering Team Leader
Are you looking for your next role? We are looking to strengthen our team in Metering. You will reporting to the Metering Team Leader  and you will attend domestic and commercial sites for installations, fixing, changing, fault-finding and commissioning which forms the smart metering infrastructure. You will also be responsible for collecting accurate data for invoicing and handle any potential revenue protection concerns. Being part of our Metering team you will uphold regulatory compliance, and high safety standards whilst upholding the Company’s purpose, vision and values.

Key Responsibilities

  • You will report to supervisor daily to ensure standards of service / policy and procedures are met. Ensuring metering is electrically safe and does not endanger the JE Network or introduce a risk to property or the life of our customers. As well as making sure sites are clean, tidy and jobs are carried out safely and in accordance with H&S procedures. 
  • Installation and commissioning of single and poly phase metering equipment including but not limited to PAYG, cyclo, CT and HV installations. 
  • Liaising with internal and external parties to provide assistance and services relating to the service. You will provide information, assistance and support to customers to give the customer a positive experience. 
  • You will install, configure and fault find on network connected WAN modems, GPRS modems and LV connected LDCs so as to provide accurate daily readings and demand profiling with which to accurately bill our customers.
  • You will assist in the development and product, testing of new and existing metering systems across the business. You will test and wire new sub-stations and asset replacement works. We work to high safety standards.
  • You will have a working knowledge of current testing and inspecting requirements to BS7671.

Skills, Knowledge & Expertise

Skills, Knowledge & Expertise
  • Excellent IT skills and ability to self-teach.
  • Deep understanding all tariff and wiring configurations.
  • Good analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Effective social and team building skills.
  • Highly motivated and flexible approach to work as an independent thinker. 
  • Strong customer service focus. 
  • Ability to work on own with minimal supervision and able to run daily work schedules. 

Level of experience:
  • Experience in IT Communications and Electrical Distribution. 

Specific qualifications and training:
  • C&G (Level 3) in Electrical Distribution or equivalent 
  • Up to date knowledge of BS7671 regulations (18th Ed)
  • C&G 2391 Testing & inspecting qualification to enable operation under approved testing body (NAPIT or NICEIC). 

Other desirable qualities:
  • SSAC (DSR) 
  • LVSW (DSR)
  • Comp TIA Network+ or equivalent 

Benefits

Jersey Electricity provides outstanding benefits, starting with private medical insurance, discounted electricity rates and discount within our Powerhouse shop. We offer competitive salaries combined with an attractive pension. We are family-friendly and strive to give you everything you need to both love your job and do great work.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.