GIS Meter Technician

Roanoke Cooperative

Aulander, North Carolina

EOE STATEMENT    We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.  

ABOUT THE ORGANIZATION    RC desires to be a leading cooperative providing top tier performance in safety, service and reliability.We are recognized as a highly efficient cooperative applying superior customer service, best work practices and effective technologies that result in high value for our members. We emphasize developing employees as leaders with a highly trained and qualified workforce to meet future challenges and opportunities. RC is recognized as a leader by the cooperative industry, stakeholders and the community for delivering effective and high impact diversified services for our members and community welfare. We are known for our compassion, care, and commitment to the communities we serve.

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Assists to develop and maintain GIS systems; Assists with staking and design duties. Keeps system maps current and/or operates computer-assisted mapping system.


  • Assess field work and prioritize daily work to include service areas. 5%
  • Assist with monitoring of the GIS system and addressing any problem areas. 20%
  • Assist other departments with mapping issues. 5%
  • Assist with outage monitoring / dispatching as needed. 3%
  • Assist with staking design duties as needed. 5%
  • Monitor Locator LOGiX for any 811 locate tickets and dispatch them, if needed, in a timely manner. 15%
  • Mapping of daily work in GIS system/ GPS & field mapping as needed. Correct any mapping issues/ errors. 20%
  • Assists the Engineering Department as directed. 15%
  • Run reports and deliver shape files as needed. 5%
  • Periodically perform system inspections. 3%
  • Report old inactive accounts for retirement. 3%
  • Assist as needed during major storm restoration. 1%


  • High School Diploma plus 5 years or AA/Technical Degree plus 1 year of related experience


  • Knowledge of principles and processes for providing customer and personal services. This includes customer needs assessment, meeting quality standards for services, and evaluation of customer satisfaction.
  • Knowledge of the structure and content of the English language including the meaning and spelling of words, rules of composition, and grammar.
  • Knowledge of relevant equipment, policies, procedures, and strategies to promote effective local, state, or national security operations for the protection of people, data, property, and institutions.
  • Understand Roanoke Cooperative construction specifications.
  • Talk to others to convey information effectively.
  • Using logic and reasoning to identify the strengths and weaknesses of alternative solutions, conclusions or approaches to problems.
  • Understand written sentences and paragraphs in work related documents.
  • Give full attention to what other people are saying, take time to understand the points being made, ask questions as appropriate, and not interrupt at inappropriate times.
  • The ability to bend, stretch, twist, or reach with your body, arms, and/or legs.
  • The ability to quickly and accurately compare similarities and differences among sets of letters, numbers, objects, pictures, or patterns. The things to be compared may be presented at the same time or one after the other. This ability also includes comparing a presented object with a remembered object.
  • The ability to see details at a distance.


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Category GIS Technician