Scale Operator

Toledo, OH 43612

Posted: 02/15/2019 Employment Type: Manufacturing Industry: Logistics Job Number: 136581 Pay Rate: $13.00 - $13.00

Do you have Scale Operator experience and are looking for a high energy environment with room for advancement?

The Advance Group is hiring! We are looking for a scale operator for a busy metal recycling facility in the North Toledo area.

  • Qualified scale operator candidates MUST be reliable and have strong Microsoft Excel skills.
  • Attention to detail and accuracy are REQUIRED in this position.
  • This is a first shift, temp-to-hire position.
  • This is an excellent opportunity for the right person that can lead to a rewarding career. Related experience preferred but will train the right person.

Shift for the Scale Operator: M-F 7:30am-4:30pm Saturdays 6am-Noon

Pay for the Scale Operator:


Scale Operator job duties include (but are not limited to):

Operate weigh scale equipment and enter shipment data into company software.

  • Prepare daily, weekly, monthly and annual tonnage reports. Track tonnage for the landfill, and materials shipped and received from recovery facilities
  • Weigh items of incoming and outgoing shipments to verify information against bills of lading, invoices, orders and other records.
  • Maintain daily traffic flow of 20 waste trucks outbound, 15 inbound material trucks, and 3 outbound material trucks. Ship a minimum of three overseas containers per week. 
  • Supervise daily activities of 5-10 different carriers and 10-20 different drivers.
  • Extensive use of Microsoft Excel.
  • Data Entry

Requirements for the Scale Operator:

Good with numbers and basic math

  • Proficient and comfortable with computers
  • Must be detail oriented
  • Able to work with minimal supervision
  • Experience dealing with commercial truck drivers and dispatchers is a plus
  • Must be reliable and punctual
  • Communicate clearly and follow instructions
  • Must be able to know when to ask for help
  • Must be able to multi task and work under pressure
  • Must be willing and able to learn basic quality control testing procedures


Apply today!

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The Advance Group Perks include:

Health benefits and disability insurance at low group rates

  • Vacation pay and holiday pay
  • 401K plan
  • Referral bonuses
  • Performance and attendance incentives


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