Xcel Energy Temporary Meter Reader 1st 6 Months Job in Sterling, Colorado

Location(s): CO - Sterling

Are you looking for an exciting job where you can put your skills, talents and education 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 professional position at Xcel Energy could be just what you’re looking for.

We are looking for a Temporary Meter Reader 1st 6 Months to join the Xcel Energy team in Sterling, Colorado.


Reads residential and commercial gas and electric meters, enters information into hand held computer system; reports irregularities, ability to communicate with customers;reports hazardous conditions to appropriate department, requires approximately 10-12 miles of fast paced walking per day and entering customer premises. Does require dealing with various terrains and animals. Job does require exposure to inclimate weather,flexibility and teamwork. Individual must be safety conscious.


  • High school diploma or equivalent

  • Ability to walk 10-12 miles per day

  • Previous customer service experience.

  • High level of accuracy and ability to meet strict deadlines.

  • Requires a valid driver's license and a personal vehicle to be used for the meter reading assignments.

  • Knowledge of handheld computers helpful.

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 - Sterling || CO - Sterling || United States (US) || Operations || 66430:Mtr Rdg (Ft Collins)-PSC || Full-Time || Bargaining ||

Requisition Number: 14996

Equal Opportunity Employer: Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran

Individuals with a disability who need an accommodation to apply please contact us at recruiting@xcelenergy.com