Company: American Equipment HR LLC
Posted on: November 16, 2023
American Scale Company LLC is looking for a bright, motivated,
and mechanically inclined individual ready to join a rapidly
growing team and learn weights & measurements industry including a
wide variety of scales and scale manufacturers.
A fast-paced work environment coupled with a wide-range of
customers ensures no two days will ever be alike. Imagine servicing
a truck scale at the world's largest pork production facility and
the next day finding yourself calibrating a scale at the local
hospital. Scale technicians are expected to become proficient in a
variety of skilled trades including but not limited to low voltage
electric wiring, foundation/concrete-work, basic computer
programming, and welding.
Duties and responsibilities
Install, maintain, service, repair, and calibrate a diverse range
of scale and weighing solutions.
Provide premium client service through a professional demeanor &
Develop strong client relationships to drive new sales for the
company and suggest solutions to clients' problems.
Work independently in a wide-geographic area serving a diverse set
of clients with minimal oversight.
Become proficient in Handbook 44 and qualify as a scale technician
in the company's three state footprint (NC, SC, VA)
Complete all required documentation (work orders, truck scale
reports, calibration certificates, plant inspection reports, etc.)
to time and quality standards.
Analyze testing and calibration results, including statements of
conformity or opinions and interpretations. Accurately report,
review, and authorize results.
Communicate often and clearly with the service manager throughout
Education: High school degree
Specialized knowledge: None required
Skills: Mechanically inclined is considered a plus. Responsive
communications with your manager, the team, and leadership is
Other characteristics such as personal characteristics
o Takes direction and guidance well in order to learn
o Natural ability to converse with customers
o Handbook 44 training class (to be provided by company)
o MSHA 46 (to be provided by company)
o CDL preferred
o Minimum of 2 years work experience desired.
o Technicians should have basic hand-tools necessary to provide
day-to-day maintenance. Large capacity tools, scale specific tools,
or other custom equipment will be provided by the company.
Must be eligible to work in the United States.
Must be able to pass a drug screen.
A background check may be required for this position.
The nature of the industrial weighing business is 24/7/365 and the
scale technician will need to perform in special working
conditions. Special working conditions include evening and weekend
work, working out of town on overnight trips, working outdoors,
working in and around industrial facilities across a wide swath of
industries, working with challenging stakeholders, and so forth.
Scale technicians will get dirty and should be comfortable with
Physical Requirements & Essential Functions
The job is physically demanding as the scale technician must be
able to stand for extended periods of time, lift heavy objects on a
regular basis, perform repetitive tasks with few breaks. The scale
technician must be able to access and clean scales as well as move
500 lbs by cart. Additionally:
Must also be able to visually inspect equipment, job sites, and
Must be able to respond to audio prompts and alerts.
Must be able to interpret and navigate digital screens and
Must be able to effectively communicate with customers, managers,
Must be able to read, write, and speak English.
Must be able to lift up to 50 lbs individually.
The company provides a range of benefits that provide a strong
overall compensation package including:
Company cell phone
Company uniform & clothing
Health Savings Account
Tool & Safety Shoe Reimbursement Program
Short / Long Term disability
401k with employer matching (up to certain thresholds)
Note certain benefits require full-time employment for a period of
time before being offered to employee, ask the hiring manager for
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