Summer Meter Painter - Temporary Position (Ameren IL) at Ameren Services Company in Sparta, Illinois

Posted in Other 15 days ago.

Job Description:

If end date is listed, the posting will come down at 12:00 am on that date:Monday May 03, 2021

Ameren Illinois delivers energy to 1.2 million electric and 812,000 natural gas customers in Illinois. Our mission is to power the quality of life. Our service area covers more than 1,200 communities and 43,700 square miles.

Illinois Locations: Galesburg, Jacksonville LaSalle, Sparta, and Springfield.

About The Position:

The Summer Meter Painter is a temporary position starting in June and ending in early August. The position will work under the supervision of a Gas Supervisor and paint gas meter sets and up to 3' of customer fuel line. The Summer Meter Painter will paint a minimum of three to four meters per hour and 1,000 meters over the course of the assignment.

Working hours are set by the Gas Supervisor and will be 4 10-hour shifts or 5 8-hour shifts. The pay rate is $14.50/hr.

The start date will be tentative of Monday, June 7th with an end date of 1st or 2nd week in August.


  • Must be at least 18 years of age.

  • Must successfully complete Meter Painter training and testing.

  • Must have driver's license.

  • Must successfully complete DOT drug screening and a background check.

  • Must have a good Motor Vehicle Record (MVR).

  • Quality work is required.

  • Must meet or exceed daily meter painting quotas.


  • Candidates enrolled in a technical school majoring in Electrical, HVAC, A.C. Electricity, Trade Construction, Welding, Highway Construction, Industrial Pipefitting, Machining, or Maintenance Mechanic is preferred.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, ethnicity, age, disability, genetic information, military service or status, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other class, trait, or status protected by law.