Heavy-Capacity Scale Technician

  • Anywhere

Full job description

We are looking for a technically-minded CDL Class B driver to join our Evansville service team as a truck scale technician. As a member of one of the area’s largest calibration teams, you will be responsible for the on-site installation, calibration, and maintenance of heavy-capacity weighing equipment. Our technicians travel daily servicing Evansville IN and the surrounding area. This position requires no prior scale experience, only a willingness to learn. Our extensive training program will teach you the valuable technical and troubleshooting skills needed to join the world’s elite group of measurement experts. Apply for our heavy-capacity technician position today and be part of our 50+ year legacy of excellence in industrial measuring solutions.

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain daily required documentation
  • Test and Calibrate customer equipment following procedures and technical requirements
  • Inspect, repair, and adjust equipment within specified tolerances
  • Record calibration data and prepare calibration certificates
  • Understand factors that contribute to inaccurate measurements
  • Verify calibration data is correct and accurate
  • Comply with all safety training
  • Provide customer service through phone, email, and in-person interactions


  • Strong mechanical and/or electronic background in an industrial environment.
  • Valid Driver’s license and clean driving history
  • Class B CDL required
  • Ability to work overtime as needed
  • Required to be part of on-call rotation
  • Must possess excellent written and oral communication skills, technical writing ability preferred
  • Must be able to troubleshoot, align, and optimize precision equipment.
  • Must possess a strong attention to detail
  • Must be dependable and have a solid work ethic
  • Must be able to pass technical proficiency assessments
  • Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and consent to a random drug testing program
  • Must have a high school diploma or equivalent;
  • Military experience in measurement and diagnostic equipment or secondary education in a technical discipline is preferred.
  • Operate a computer and read procedures from a monitor or printouts.
  • Computer skills including, working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs.


Physical Requirements

  • Ability to frequently move test equipment up to 50 pounds repeatedly
  • Ability to move carts transporting up to 1,000 pounds of test equipment.
  • Occasionally lift equipment greater than 50 pounds with assistance.
  • Ability to climb, stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl
  • Ability to stand, sit, or stoop for for long periods
  • Able to work inside a lab, office, and various manufacturing environments.
  • Able to work outside in various weather conditions. (heat, cold, rain…)

Premier Scales & Systems provided the following inclusive hiring information:

We are an equal opportunity employer and consider all qualified applicants equally without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability status.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $26.00 – $30.00 per hour

Expected hours: 40 – 60 per week


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Overtime


  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)


  • Maintenance: 1 year (Preferred)


  • CDL (Required)

Work Location: On the road

To apply for this job email your details to jobs@premierscales.com