Job Description Special Exchange Tech

Job Requirements for a Special Exchange Technician

Black Cap Electric works short- and long- term meter exchange projects, wherein a geographical work zone’s old meters are replaced with new meters.  As a BCE Exchange Tech, you will receive a daily jobs list in your iPad each morning and work individually or sometimes in pairs throughout the day to complete the exchange orders.  You will be responsible for organizing and transporting incoming and outgoing meters, talking to customers in a polite and professional manner, taking accurate meter readings, entering information accurately into your iPad, and keeping work sites clean.


  • Must be able to walk in order to exchange assigned route
  • Must have ability to crawl, twist, balance, squat, bend and kneel
  • Must be able to lift, push and pull up to 50 pounds
  • Must be able to carry weights up to 10 pounds for continuous periods of time
  • Must have the ability to reach forward, laterally and overhead
  • Must be able to climb hills and stairs
  • Must be able to see and judge distance of objects and persons
  • Must be able to perform close work on a computer screen
  • Must have depth perception
  • Must have the ability to decipher background noise and listen for dogs
  • Must have strong communication skills
  • Must have strong organizational skills
  • Must pass a drug test
  • Must pass a background check


  • HS Diploma/GED
  • Valid Driver's License with no more than 4 points
  • Reliable transportation
  • Car insurance
  • Professional appearance  
  • Cell Phone