Employment Opportunities

Town of Chilhowie – Employment Opportunity

Meter Reader Position

The Town of Chilhowie is accepting applications for a full time position of Meter Reader in the Department of Public Works.  Under the direction of the Director of Public Works, or his subordinates, the position will include reading water meters, recording consumption of water for purposes of billing, replacing water meters or removing water meters when necessary, and general public works duties when needed.  The position will closely coordinate and collaborate with the utility billing department in the Town Hall.  The position will work in unison with another meter reader with five years experience in a utility system encompassing the Town, and in Smyth and Washington Counties.  A completive hourly rate is offered along with an attractive benefit package.  Included in the package is a yearly merit evaluation, cost of living increases, Virginia Retirement System benefits paid by the Town at 95%, Anthem insurance for both medical and dental for single/family coverages paid by Town at 80%, paid Town Holidays corresponding to the State, vacation and sick leave.  Applications on a Town Application form, and any other supporting material, are due at the Chilhowie Town Hall, 325 East Lee Highway, by 4:00 p.m., January 28, 2021.  Town application forms can be found at www.chilhowie.org or picked up at the Town Hall.  The Town of Chilhowie is an equal employment opportunity employer.

Meter Reader Job Description and Application