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Meter Reader / Assistant

We have an exciting opportunity for the right candidate to join Data Energy on a permanent basis.

As a meter reader, you will be driving mostly in and around London but we are expanding our customer base to UK wide.

You will receive full training so experience in the role is not necessary although could be a benefit.

About the role:

At Data Energy, we’re dedicated to sustainability and transforming the built environment. We empower our clients to comprehend their energy consumption and explore avenues to implement changes that promote energy efficiency and reduce carbon emissions, leveraging cutting-edge ECCMs. With over three decades of industry expertise and a string of accolades to our credit, we eagerly welcome individuals who share our vision of achieving NetZero.

Our diverse and inclusive ethos underscores our commitment to attracting top-tier talent. Our success is a testament to our exceptional team, and we’re eager to strengthen our ranks.

It’s an exciting time to be in a developing sector. We’re passionate about sustainability and making changes to the built environment to help our clients understand their energy consumption and ultimately how they may be able to implement changes that will save energy and reduce their carbon emissions through implementation of ECCM’s.

With over 30 years in the industry and a number of awards to our name we welcome someone that can join our team and make NetZero happen!

We have a diverse and inclusive ethos. We want to attract a range of talented individuals to join our team. Our success is only possible because of our outstanding team and we’re looking to build on our strong foundations.


Salary & Benefits:

  • £24,500 per year
  • Annual leave: 25 days plus Bank Holidays
  • Van, fuel card, uniform, phone, laptop provided
  • All parking and travel expenses covered
  • Life insurance
  • Training and development

The Role:

  • Head Office: Bishop Stortford
  • Job Location: London & UK
  • Hours Per Week: 40 Monday – Friday
  • Start time: 8am (on site)
  • Occasional UK travel / overnight stays required
  • Role Type: Permanent
  • Reporting to: Engineering Manager

Role Overview and Expectations:

You will need to hold a full UK driving licence as a vehicle will be provided to enable you to carry out your role. The role is physically demanding, and you should have good levels of personal fitness. You must be comfortable working on your own for long periods of time whilst remaining self-motivated.

You will need a good level of computer literacy as you will be using a hand-held device on which your daily work schedule will be activated and an eye for detail is paramount. A good sense of planning is imperative to ensure that you make your day the most productive and fulfilling.

You will also be assisting the engineering team to meet the business needs. This will include collecting and transporting materials. Assisting with installations (Ladder work involved). General heat network data collection and heat meter audits.

You will receive full training so experience in the role is not necessary although could be a benefit.


· Ability to plan your days and workloads to ensure all expected readings are taken and our billing deadlines are met

· Full UK Driving licence

· As this is a customer facing role you must be approachable, presentable, and polite and act as an ambassador for the company

· Full on the job training will be given

· Uniform and full personal protective equipment is supplied

· Please note this role requires a DBS check to be carried out on the successful candidate

To Apply:

  • You must be living and authorised to work in the UK to apply for this position
  • CSCS (Labourer) beneficial but not essential

Data Energy is an Investors in People accredited organisation and therefore actively looks to encourage and develop its staff though investment.