Meter Electrician C-A

AEP Texas Company, Inc.
Remote friendly

Job Summary

*This is a single position posted at multiple levels. The description below is based on a level C. Additional skills and experience are required for the B & A.

Install and maintain self-contained electric meters energized up to 240 volts in the shop and on customer premises.

Job Description



Read meters as required for field order and on schedule for cycle billingInstall, remove, change disconnect, and reconnect meters.

Test singlephase, network, and polyphase self-contained meter for proper operation and accuracyProgram meters

Perform Credit and Collections related order including disconnect and reconnect for non-payment

Investigate irregular usageInvestigate energy diversion

Repair meters, meter sockets, and meter enclosures

Order, receive, ship, store, and inventory meter and associated equipment

Investigate self-contained service power quality problems, install event recorders, neutral testers, and produce reports

Perform work from ladders and elevated platforms


Education requirements are listed below:Associates Degree in electrical/electronic technology

Required License(s)/Certification(s) are listed below:State Driver's License


Within 24 months of employment, successfully complete the Company's training and qualification program for this position including: classroom instruction; written examination; job mentoring; and job performance demonstrations. Work overtime as needed including extended daily shifts and weekends. Work late shifts as needed. Work independently under semi-direct supervision in a safe-efficient, and productive manner Proficiently use computers and applications related to this position. Effectively communicate with other employees, customer, and the general public in a courteous and appropriate manner.

Promote a positive image of the Company to customer and the general public. Comply with all aspects of the AEP Corporate Code of Conduct. Report hazards and abnormal conditions.Attend and participate in training as assigned and assist in the training of other employees.There are additional expectations for the job and could include specific work experience, license / certifications, preemployment testing, expectations about travel, shift work, etc.

Principal Line of Progression: From: Direct employment To: Meter Electrician B

Compensation Data

Compensation Grade:


Compensation Range:

$32.79-33.88 USD

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