Meter Reader

Primary Location Lutwyche, QLD

Job Description Summary Are you looking to combine an active lifestyle with income? We are looking for people like you; fit, flexible, reliable.

About the Role

We are currently seeking a Casual Meter Reader in the Dalby or Chinchilla region to join our team - Keep fit and get paid . This position will be predominantly based in Chinchilla with travel to some of the surrounding areas. If you live in the town of Chinchilla, this will be perfect for you! As a Meter Reader, you will be responsible to drive to an allocated route and autonomously walk from property to property, reading and recording utility consumption numbers in an electronic hand-held device. This role is challenging and rewarding - Get out what you put in.


  • No experience required
  • Hourly base pay rate + super
  • Casual work (Mon-Fri with the odd Saturday in urgent circumstances)
  • Keep fit on the job + work outdoors
  • Deliver an essential service for residents and local businesses in your region
  • Uniform, PPE and on-the-job training provided


  • Physically demanding - Extensive walking + bending & squatting
  • Fast paced environment
  • Working in most weather conditions

Key Responsibilities

  • Planning and organisation skills are essential
  • Accurately read allocated meter routes in a timely, efficient and safe manner
  • Understand and ensure efficiency targets are met
  • Publicly represent Service Stream and our clients in a professional manner
  • Regularly communicate with office support team
  • Upload/download route information to/from hand-held computer
  • Manual drivers license is essential
  • Good knowledge of local and surrounding areas will be advantageous

Is This You?

This role will suit someone with a great attitude and work ethic that enjoys working outdoors. Prior meter reading experience is not required, however experience in a similar physically demanding role is ideal. To be considered to join our team, you will also have the following:

  • Good fitness level and ability to walk long distances for extended hours
  • Motivated & reliable with great attitude
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Available to work Mon-Fri, 20-30 hours per week (as a guide)
  • Flexible and comfortable with travel between regions
  • Have excellent customer service skills

Department Metering

How to Apply

If this sounds like you apply now to the Service Stream