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Weights & Measures Inspector

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State Of North Carolina Charlotte , NC 28201

Posted 3 months ago

Description of Work

This position is open to current North Carolina Department of Agriculture and

Consumer Services employees ONLY.

Recruitment Range: $31,200 - $39,451 GN06

The N.C. Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services provides services that promote and improve agriculture, agribusiness and forests; protect consumers and businesses; and conserve farmland and natural resources for the prosperity of all North Carolinians. The Department employs approximately 2000 employees.

Position involves standardize inspection and regulatory work in the State Weights & Measures inspection program. Duties involve the inspection of scales and price scanning systems used in retail trade for conformance to specification of design and construction, inspection of prepackaged items for correct net content, labeling and computation. Possibly making minor adjustments.

A pre-employment fitness for duty test will be conducted at the expense of the Standards Division

  • Note* A math test will be administered as part of the interview process

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities / Competencies

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with wholesalers, retailers and other persons engaged in the use and operation of weighing and measuring devices that are being regulated.

  • Ability to communicate both in oral and written form.

  • Ability to lift and carry approximately 50 pounds.

  • Possession of a valid driver license


  • Basic Computer Skills

Minimum Education and Experience Requirements

High school or General Educational Development (GED) diploma and two years of related work experience in the gas and oil industry or the scale industry, based on the assigned area of work; or an equivalent combination of education and experience.

Supplemental and Contact Information

Any employment offer may be less than the maximum of the range due to salary equity with similarly situated employees or the selected candidate's related education and experience.

Please follow instructions to apply on-line. It is important that your application includes all of your relevant education and experience.

Text or attached resumes ARE NOT accepted as a substitution for a completed application. Those applicants seeking veteran's preference should submit a copy of their Form DD-214.

All Law Enforcement positions and positions requiring a Pilot's License or a Commercial Driver's License (CDL) shall be subject to pre-employment drug testing. All positions requiring a Commercial Driver's License shall also be subject to pre-employment DMV physicals.

Selected applicants must obtain a U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT) medical certificate prior to employment. If a CDL is listed as a preference and the selected applicant has a CDL at the time of hire, then the CDL will become a requirement for the position.

Note: When required, you must answer the question(s) for this position or your application will be considered incomplete.

Questions regarding this posting? Contact 919-707-3201.

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Weights & Measures Inspector

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State Of North Carolina