Scale Tech

American Scale Company LLC

Charlotte, NC, USA

Full time

$17-30 (hourly)


Jan 8

Duties and responsibilities

  • Install, maintain, service, repair, and calibrate a diverse range of scale and weighing solutions.
  • Provide premium customer service through a professional demeanor & technical competence.
  • 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.
  • Communicate often and clearly with the service manager throughout the workday.

Qualifications include:

  • Education: High school degree
  • Skills: Mechanically inclined is considered a plus.
  • CDL preferred
  • Basic personal tools required

Working conditions

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 this reality.

Physical requirements

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, do repetitive tasks with few breaks. The scale technician must be able to access and clean scales as well as move 500 lbs by cart.


The company provides a range of benefits that provide a strong overall compensation package including:

  • Company vehicle
  • Company cell phone
  • Company uniform & clothing
  • Health insurance
  • Dental insurance
  • Short / Long Term disability
  • 401k with employer matching (up to certain thresholds)
  • Potential relocation allowance

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $17.00 - $30.00 per hour


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Vision insurance


  • Monday to Friday
  • On call
  • Overtime
  • Weekend availability

Supplemental pay types:

  • Bonus pay
  • Commission pay


  • Driver's License (Required)

Work Location: One location

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American Scale Company LLC

Taking Weighing to the Next Level