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We are currently hiring for


in Augusta, GA and Savannah, GA!

Field Service Technician

Field Service Technicians work mostly on their own in the field to calibrate and / or repair customer’s industrial scales. The Field Service Technician will have use of a company vehicle, basic scale testing tools, calibration weights, a laptop or tablet and other resources needed to provide service on a wide variety of industrial scales.

There are some on-call, overtime, and weekend hours.

Candidate must be able to pass background checks, Pre-Employment and Random Drug Screenings and hold/obtain Class B CDL.


  • $22-28 (Augusta), $24-28 (Savannah) Hourly, Based on Qualifications

  • Full Benefits Package

  • Full-Time Position

  • Company Vehicle w/ fuel card

  • Sign-on Bonus

Why Work Here?

Scale South is a family-owned company founded in 1974 and based in Augusta, GA. We also have locations in Charleston, SC and Savannah, GA. We provide a service that is critical to the daily operation and success of a surprisingly wide range of industries which has allowed our workload to remain consistently strong. We strive each day to provide quality service to our customers with fast response times using technicians they trust to perform reliable and accurate work. Our staff that enjoy the role of a field technician typically end up choosing this as a long-term career due to the specialized skills they learn.

What You Will Do In Your Role:

  • Work with our service team to schedule and perform Preventative Maintenance Inspections for our preferred clients

  • Conduct installations and calibrations of new equipment

  • Perform site visits and reviews for potential new clients

  • Complete electronic work orders and test reports using our computer software and Adobe Acrobat

  • Perform mechanical troubleshooting and repairs of scales

  • Perform low-voltage electrical troubleshooting and repairs of scales

  • Work directly with customers on site to determine their repair and service needs

  • Communicate with the management team regarding customer needs and how best to meet them

  • Identify potential sales opportunities when working with our existing customers

  • Drive our Heavy-Duty Test Truck for large scale calibrations, load tests, and weight rentals

You Need To Be:

  • Willing and able to provide your own personal hand tools

  • Willing and able to work occasional overtime hours and weekends if needed

  • Willing and able to be part of an On-Call rotation with fellow technicians to provide 24/7 Service availability to our clients

  • Willing and able to maintain strict adherence to safety rules and regulations, including wearing safety equipment when required

  • You will visit all kinds of facilities and service equipment that is critical to our client’s operations. If you have mechanical and electrical maintenance experience, basic computer skills, are a strong communicator, and enjoy the dynamic and diverse nature of field service work, come join our team.


  • Health Insurance

  • Dental Insurance

  • Vision Insurance

  • Paid Time Off

  • Life Insurance

  • Retirement Account

  • Company Work Truck with Fuel Car


  • High School diploma or GED

  • 1 - 3 years of experience with equipment maintenance, or similar hands-on job experience

  • Strong work ethic

  • Enjoy working outdoors

  • Able to manipulate 50 lb. iron weights multiple times per day

  • Basic set of handtools

What Will Put
You Ahead:

  • Current Class B CDL or better with a good driving record

  • Solid computer skills and the ability to use web-based platform for service calls

  • Electronics troubleshooting

  • Experience with a multimeter tool and wiring basics

  • Customer communication and interpersonal skills

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