Summer Meter Painter

Ameren Illinois
Job Description
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. For more information visit us at

About The Position:
The Summer Meter Painter 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 a 40 hour work week position.  The position starts May 27th 2020 and will end early August 2020. 
  • Must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Must successfully complete Meter Painter training and testing.
  • Must successfully complete DOT drug screening and a background check.
  • 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, Maintenance Mechanic or other related trade program is preferred.  Candidates looking to work full time as an apprentice with Ameren after summer painter opening is preferred.
How to apply:
  • If you or someone you know is interested please send updated resume and your city location to for consideration.
  • Ameren will be hiring for ALL locations across IL at various operating centers (see below).  Once you have submitted your resume for review with your hiring location you prefer you will be contacted. 
Hiring Locations in IL:
  • Alton, Belleville, Canton, Carbondale, Centralia, Champaign, Danville, Decatur, Effingham, Galesburg, Hillsboro, Jacksonville, Kewanee, LaSalle, Lincoln, Macomb, Marion, Maryville (limited), Mattoon, Mt. Vernon, North Pana, Peoria, Quincy, Springfield, Tuscola
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status
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