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JCP&L Hires New Meter Readers In Toms River And Brick Area

Written by JCP&L:

As part of its ongoing efforts to enhance customer service, Jersey Central Power & Light (JCP&L) has hired 15 new meter readers who have been deployed throughout the company’s 13 county service area.

The new hires received comprehensive training before joining 125 meter readers currently on staff at JCP&L to record electrical usage on more than 1 million customers’ meter. In addition, they can also be deployed as hazard responders and public protectors when severe weather produces power outages and downed wires. 

“Meter readers perform a key function at our company by reducing the number of estimated customer bills through efficient and accurate recordings of electricity usage,” said James Fakult, president of JCP&L. “They also provide a vital community service as ‘boots on the ground’ who can quickly identify and report any unusual situations along their routes.” 

The new meter readers include:  Anthony Alcaro, Lafayette; Brad Bodine, Mount Bethel, Pa.; Rodney Brown, Sussex; Bryan Carey, Toms River; Thomas Cupido, Farmingdale; Matthew Desider, Wall; John Doran, Wall; Glen Gordijn, Forked River; Terrance Guy, Asbury Park; Erica Hensley, Great Meadows; Brian Hoffman, Brick; Dariusz Jamroz, Landing; Ryan Kanecke, South Amboy; Anne Marie Lisi, Old Bridge; and Kevin Newcomb, Jackson.

JCP&L is a subsidiary of FirstEnergy Corp. (NYSE: FE). JCP&L serves 1.1 million customers in the counties of Burlington, Essex, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Passaic, Somerset, Sussex, Union and warren. Follow JCP&L on Twitter @JCP_L and Facebook at www.facebook.com/JCPandL.  Forward-Looking Statements: This news release includes forward-looking statements based on inf
none of yobusiness April 21, 2014 at 08:53 PM
Remember after how the electricians from outside the area said our equipment is outdated? That is why they cant get with the times. They apparently spent the money elsewhere.
sharon remtory April 22, 2014 at 06:25 AM
wonder how they got the jobs. there was no job posting......
Not So Dumb April 22, 2014 at 06:45 AM
Sharon, maybe you didn't look hard enough!
john April 22, 2014 at 08:02 AM
Crybabies, stop complaining.let's just be happy that there are jobs out there for people who need them, get people off unemployment and to do the work that none of you would or could ever do.
Marynary April 22, 2014 at 03:09 PM
I agree with John. New jobs are good for our economy.

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