Smart Meter Technician

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1910-13044
Salary: $0 - $70000.00 per annum
Contact Name: Sabeena Syed
Contact Email: [email protected]
Permanent Smart Meter Technician in Sydney

About the role

The successful candidate will join our Sydney field team and be responsible for installing, commissioning and maintaining wireless automatic meter reading equipment. 

The role will include, delivery of technical and support services to clients as well as providing ongoing system maintenance, which has an important role in building positive relationships with our customers. 

 Daily task may include but not limited to:

- Working on construction sites

-  Collecting accurate site information

- Installing AMR equipment

-   Working with hand and power tools 

-  Commissioning AMR networks using inhouse developed software and MS Excel 

-  Maintaining already deployed networks

- Fault finding and troubleshooting 

-   Responding to tickets 

Benefits and perks

-Working a in fast paced exciting environment 

-Joining a growing national business

-Opportunity to grow with the business 

-Family friendly organisation 

Skills and experience

Field Technician skills and experience;

-Field work experience including; fault finding, troubleshooting, implementation and commissioning

- Able to demonstrate strong problem solving ability 

-Strong IT technical background skills 

-  Knowledge of network standards protocols such: SSH, TELNET, TCP-IP, VPN, PPP, IPSEC

-  Good working knowledge of MS Excel and experience using formulas 

- Experience installing both software & hardware

-Perform and carry out assigned on-site responsibilities for installations

-Ability work as part of the in-house technical support & data services team

-  Have worked with ticketing systems like Jira and Zendesk 

- Strong communication and interpersonal skills

-   Excellent customer service skills

-    Display a high degree of self-motivation, use of initiative, and a commitment to work with limited supervision, while maintaining a high standard. 

-    Must have a valid unrestricted Australian drivers license 

 Good to have but not essential:

-   Understanding of short rang radio frequency 

-  Knowledge of both wired and wireless communication protocols such as: RS232, RS485, MBUS and ZiGBEE, Wireless M-BUS

-   Experience working with connectivity devices such as modems and routers

-Understanding of metering (Gas, Water, Electricity and Energy) 

-Hold a valid white card

If you are interested in this role and have the relevant experience ,please apply or email directly to [email protected]