meter reader




Meter readers visit residential and business or industrial buildings and facilities in order to note down the readings of the meters which measure gas, water, electricity and other utility uses. They forward the results to the client and to the supplier.

Alternative label

  • water meter reader

  • electricity meter reader

  • billing information reader

  • metering data reader

  • billing information analyst

  • utility meter reader

  • gas meter reader

  • metering data analyst

  • smart meter data reader

  • smart meter reader

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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