What We Do-Our PurposeSouthern Cross partners with natural gas, electric, water, and oil utilities to ensure our mutual success. We have been in business for seven decades as an industry leader, innovator, and effective partner in utility field services. We have locations across North America and partner with our customers and employees to protect lives, property and client infrastructure by delivering high quality services.Who We Are-Our Company CultureWe are a company who differentiates ourselves from the competition because of the high quality of our people, our work, and our processes. By fostering a culture of quality, innovation, and teamwork we work together to find better ways of getting things done. If you share these values and are looking to start or build a solid career, here's one word of advice-apply!We are looking for career-minded individuals who:-Have an appreciation for safety & produce quality work-Are motivated to be trained & learn new skills-Enjoy the outdoors (as this is where you'd spend most of your time)-Appreciate working independently-Desire to start OR advance a career in utility field services***No prior experience required; Paid Training*** Grow a new career in the energy industry! Apply online today!Position: Field Technician-AMR (Automatic Meter Reader)/ERT (Encoder Receiver Transmitter) Gas ModulesLocation: Milwaukee, WI areaPay Rate: $15.00/HourCompany Vehicle: SuppliedWORK SCHEDULE: This is a Full-Time position working Monday-Friday, 1st shift; occasional weekends (voluntary)REQUIREMENTS: Valid Driver's License, Auto Insurance.BENEFITS : Paid Training, Medical /Dental/Vision Plans, 401K Plan, Paid Time Off, Paid Holidays, and ongoing professional training and development opportunities.What You Will Do:Individuals will be responsible for inspecting, installing, and programming AMR and/or ERT modules on residential and commercial gas meters for our customers. Perform other duties as assigned. We provide step-by-step training for our new technicians to ensure he/she is comfortable with the process before going out in the field.AMR stands for: Automatic Meter Reader - this is the product that our Installers work with. Installers visit a meter to inspect, and sometimes replace the AMR Module.ERT stands for: Encoder Receiver Transmitter - this is the product that our Meter Readers work with. Meter Readers collect their information just by locating their vehicle in the vicinity of the ERT Meter(s) that need to be read.Requirements: This position requires a Valid Driver's License, current auto insurance; the ability carry up to 20 lbs of equipment daily; comfortable working in an outdoor environment; comfortable using computers/technology; possess excellent customer service/communication skills.Work Conditions & Physical Requirements:Work is performed outdoors, and the individual in this position is subject to variable weather conditions that include inclement weather, rain, extreme heat and humidity, ice and snow. Prolonged standing, walking, bending, and kneeling are often necessary in this position.Employment is contingent upon passing background and drug screenings.Our industry requires all candidates to pass a pre-employment drug screen and a 7-year background check.Our industry requires all candidates to pass a pre-employment drug screen and a 7 year background check. To learn more about us, please visit our careers website at: www.southerncrosshire.com.EEO Statement Southern Cross Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, marital status, political affiliation, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, disability or protected veteran status. We are committed to providing a workplace free of any discrimination or harassment.