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Technical Support Specialist - Meter Read


Greenwich, CT, US



About AVANGRID: AVANGRID, Inc. (NYSE: AGR) aspires to be the leading sustainable energy company in the United States. Headquartered in Orange, CT with approximately $40 billion in assets and operations in 24 U.S. states, AVANGRID has two primary lines of business: Avangrid Networks and Avangrid Renewables. Avangrid Networks owns eight electric and natural gas utilities, serving more than 3.3 million customers in New York and New England. Avangrid Renewables owns and operates a portfolio of renewable energy generation facilities across the United States. AVANGRID employs approximately 7,000 people and has been recognized by Forbes and Just Capital as one of the 2021 JUST 100 companies - a list of America's best corporate citizens - and was ranked number one within the utility sector for its commitment to the environment and the communities it serves. The company supports the U.N.’s Sustainable Development Goals and was named among the World’s Most Ethical Companies in 2021 for the third consecutive year by the Ethisphere Institute. For more information, visit




To use a full range of administrative and technical knowledge and expereince to assist and support Management in meeting the objuectives and responsibilitiesof the Division, and to assist the team to achieve and exceed establish goals. This position will also organize, compile, summarize and analyze data/statistics and produce a variety of reports.  Update, maintain and ensure accuracy of computerized and other data.  Perform mathematical calculations and manipulate statistical data.  Develop presentations and produce documents containing complex technical and/or legal terminology.  Maintain confidentially of all written and sensitive discussions.


1. Responsible for Purchasing and Accounts Payable to create purchase requests, purchase orders and review and process invoices in the company computer system (SAP)..

2. Act as the delegated buyer working with purchasing on smaller contracts, will coordinate with vendors to obtain bids for equipment, material, and/or services, evaluate bids with Management to select a bidder then work with purchasing to create the PR and PO.

3. Resopnsible for collecting, reviewing and entering timesheet information for the Divisional employees into the computer system.  Also, will run reports from the time to time as needed.

4. Responsible for working with Itron meter reading system in Greenwich.  This will consist of obtaining daily meter reading information from the computer system.  The use of the automated meter reading hardware and software and the collection of meter reads via the meter reading vehicle and the mobile collector system.

5. Will work with Management and Union personnel and complete various projects as directed by Supervision.

Our Selection Process

1. Associate degree in Business Administration, IT, ore related discipline required.

2. New graduates are welcome. Up to 3 years of business-related experience a plus.

3. Must be able to adapt to evolving work environments where duites can vary due to changes in the business process.

4. Must posses strong computer skills, including Microsoft, Outloook, Excel, and Word.

5. Prefer a general understanding of financial processes as AP, Payroll, and Purchasing.

6. Must have strong organizational skills, be a self-motivated and result oriented.

7. Must have strong communication and interpersonal skills.

8. Must have the ability to work independently and handle multiple tasks.

9. Must have valid driver's license and clean driving record.


  • Be a role model
  • Be agile
  • Collaborate and Share
  • Develop Self & Others
  • Empower to grow
  • Focus to achieve results
  • Technical Skills

Skills and Requirements

Mobility Information

Please note that any applicant who is not a citizen of the country of the vacancy will be subject to compliance with the applicable immigration requirements to legally work in that country

Avangrid employees may be assigned a system emergency role and in the event of a system emergency, may be required to work outside of their regular schedule/job duties. This is applicable to employees that will work in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New York within AVANGRD Network and Corporate functions.  This does not include those that will work for Avangrid Renewables

AVANGRID’s employment practices and policies are geared to hiring a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. At AVANGRID we provide fair and equal employment and advancement opportunities for all employees and candidates regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Learn more about equal employment by following this link

If you are an individual with a disability or a disabled veteran who is unable to use our online tool to search for or to apply for jobs, you may request a reasonable accommodation by contacting our Human Resources department at 203-499-2777 or

Nearest Major Market: Bridgeport
Nearest Secondary Market: Danbury

Job Segment: Gas, Gas Technician, Energy

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