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Temporary Van Operator 1st 6 Mos - Silverthorne, CO Job

Location(s): CO - Silverthorne


Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills and talents to work at a company you can feel proud to be a part of? Do you want a workplace that will challenge you and offer you opportunities to learn and grow? A position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.



Xcel Energy has an opportunity for a Temporary Driver / Van Operator in the Meter Reading Field Services department based out of the Summit County Operations Center in Silverthorne, CO. Valid driver's license and a safe driving record are required.
Operate Automated Meter Reading Van and computer equipment. Drive designated routes to obtain gas and electric meter readings. May include occasional overtime. Duties include:
    - Drive meter reading routes safely to obtain meter readings from automated gas and electric meters.
    - Complete daily assignments while achieving performance goals.
    - Communicate by phone with Meter Revenue Technicians and Supervisor to report on route status and irregularities.
    - Assist Meter Revenue Technicians and Supervisor by reporting information and making suggestions to improve daily read rate performance.
    - Responsible for ensuring that company vans are kept clean.
    - Accountable for driving safely in all weather conditions.
    - Perform daily safety inspection and operating condition of company vans. Notify Meter Revenue Technicians and Supervisor if van maintenance is required.
    - Must be team oriented.
    - Responsible for projecting a positive company image at all times.

    - High School diploma or equivalent
    - Accuracy, courtesy and cooperative attitude
    - Neat appearance
    - Good driving record with valid driver's license
    - Knowledge of windows operating system
    - Ability to understand safe work practices





Xcel Energy is committed to the safety of its employees and customers, and promotes a Safety Always culture. Because of this, we strongly encourage all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19; however, vaccination is not mandatory. After being hired, you will asked to report your vaccination status and dates of vaccination. This information will be maintained confidentially and disclosed only on a need-to-know basis. If you are not fully vaccinated or choose not to disclose your vaccination status you will be required to follow any health-and-safety rules applicable to unvaccinated employees.


As a leading combination electricity and natural gas energy company, Xcel Energy offers a comprehensive portfolio of energy-related products and services to 3.4 million electricity and 1.9 million natural gas customers across eight Western and Midwestern states. At Xcel Energy, we strive to be the preferred and trusted provider of the energy our customers need. If you’re ready to be a part of something big, we invite you to join our team.


Posting Notes:  CO - Silverthorne || CO - Silverthorne || United States (US) || Customer & Utility Innovation || 66320:Mtr Rdg Denver Metro PSC || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

The anticipated starting base pay for this position is: $29.06 per hour

This position may also be eligible for the following benefits: Medical/Pharmacy Plan, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Health Care Reimbursement Account, Health Savings Account (HSA) (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Limited-Purpose FSA (if enrolled in eligible health plan and HSA), Long-term disability (LTD), Employee Assistance Program (EAP), Fitness Center Reimbursement (if enrolled in eligible health plan), Tuition reimbursement, Employee recognition program, Pension, 401(k) plan, Vacation, Holidays, Personal Leave, Sick Time, Volunteer Paid Time Off (VPTO) (full-time employees only)


Requisition Number: 53631

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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