Direct Hire Scale Technician


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Evansville, IN - (USA) 915 N. Green River Road IN Evansville , IN 47715

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Looking for a career with a well-established company? Manpower currently has a direct hire opportunity for a Scale Technician in Louisville, KY.

The Scale Technician performs installation, maintenance and repair of precision weighing equipment along with the calibration of test measurement and equipment using multimeters, power supplies, frequency counters, calipers, calibrated weights, hydraulic and torque devices. The accredited calibration certifications and verifications is completed on industrial weighing equipment in support of various manufacturing facilities including automobile, chemical, power generation, academic, food and food manufacturing, and several other industries. The scope of the calibrations are performed from laboratory equipment up to and including truck and railroad scales.

General Responsibilities

* Provide precision calibration, according to detailed procedures, specifications, blueprints, drawings, and other technical requirements.

* Collect, compile, measure, summarize, and record data gathered during calibrations to prepare calibration reports and certificates in an organized manner.

* Understand measurement errors and contributing factors that may result in inaccurate measurements.

* Communicate with other technicians, managers, internal and external customers and vendors.

* Comply with all required ISO standards.

* Must be able to follow detailed procedures with limited or no supervision.

* Must be dependable and have a solid work ethic

* Basic welding or torch skills.

* Must be able to use and properly care for precision measurement equipment.

* Ability to work in an on-call rotation and overtime as needed.


* A valid state issued driver's license, with a clean driving record; a CDL Class B or the ability to obtain a CDL preferred

* Must be able to pass a pre-employment drug screen and consent to a random drug testing program

* Must be able to pass technical proficiency assessments.

* Must have a high school diploma or equivalent; military experience in measurement and diagnostic equipment or secondary education in a technical discipline.

Physical Requirements

* Ability to frequently move test equipment, up to 50 pounds repeatedly.

* Occasionally lift equipment greater than 50 pounds with assistance.

* Ability to occasionally position self by climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, or crawling.

* Must be able to operate a computer and read procedures from a monitor or from printouts.

* Ability to stand, stoop, or sit for long periods as testing requires.

* Capability to move about inside a lab, office, and various manufacturing environments.

* Able to work in various weather conditions. (heat, cold, rain…)

Above Functional knowledge and Qualifications are strongly preferred but we will train the right person.

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