A career with us

AGENCIES PLEASE NOTE....AT POSITIVE WEIGHING WE HAVE A POLICY TO NOT USE AGENCIES. THERE ARE LEGITIMATE REASONS FOR THIS AND AS SUCH, WE POLITELY ASK THAT AGENCIES NEITHER CALL US ABOUT ANY OF OUR CAREER OPPORTUNITIES OR PUT US ON A MAILING LIST. 

 

Employer Description:
Positive Weighing Solutions are one of the country’s leading suppliers of weighing scales, systems and equipment. Positive Weighing Solutions offer a wide range of services including the sale of quality weighing equipment, reliable servicing and maintenance of scales and weighing equipment and calibration.

(TRAINEE) ENGINEER

 

If you would like to be considered to be part of our engineering team at any time, please do get in touch. We are not always actively looking but if the right candidate comes along, we will always talk to you and consider opening a new position. 

Job Description: 

  • Travel to customer sites and carry out calibration and servicing on varying makes / models of weighing equipment, from a small laboratory balance to a weigh bridge or loadcell installation on a tank farm.

  • Carry out installation of new goods which may include programming of configurable indicators or setting up of relays etc.

    Assist with in-house repairs

  • Assist in a full-time service contract on a rotational basis (currently 1 week in 3)

  • Take part in projects for clients which involve R&D work and prototypes being built.

Skills:

  • All applicants should ideally have experience working in the weighing industry

  • All applicants should ideally have a sound knowledge of all aspects of Comms (RS232 / Ethernet / Modbus etc..) or have the ability to learn All applicants should be PC literate and be able to prove competency using word / excel and other basic programs

  • PLC programming experience would be beneficial but is not essential

  • All applicants should be able to work independently or as part of a team on larger jobs.

  • Good numeracy and literacy skills alongside a technology/manufacturing-based subject and experience

Abilities:

  • To use test equipment (multi-meter), read and understand technical manuals and schematics.

  • To deal effectively with customers.

  • To carry equipment and safely handle test weights up to 20kgs.

Personal qualities:

  • All applicants should be highly motivated, willing, enthusiastic with a desire to achieve, self-motivated, focused and hard working.

Job Type:

  • Full-time

Job Location(s):

  • Head Office, Malvern WR14 (Main place of work),

  • Customer sites within the UK (Mainly the midlands)

Education:

  • Desirable - Electronics education or equivalent discipline.

Required licences or certifications

  • Full UK Driving License

  • Forklift License (training can be provided)

Updated 03/12/2019

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INTERNAL SALES CO-ORDINATOR AND OFFICE ADMINISTRATOR

As at Friday November 22nd, we are actively recruiting for this role

 

 

Job Description:

  • Internal Contract telesales. 50% of the role will be making calls to known and unknown users of the services and products we supply to gain interest and make appointments for our MD. Targets will be in place for this part of the role and any applicants must be prepared to work hard to achieve them.

  • General administration in the office, learning our systems and processes with a view to covering staff holidays and assist within the business at all levels.

We are looking for someone who can grow with the business and evolve into a valuable team member. Ideally the candidate would live locally and hold a driving license.

Applicants for this job must be prepared to work hard but with hard work comes rewards.

Skills

  • Demonstrate a good level of education in English and Math's

  • Be able to work independently and be self motivated

  • Be Articulate and be able to communicate with potential customers

  • Be Punctual and polite

  • Be a team player

  • Customer Focused

  • PC Literacy is very important. All our systems are PC based.

  • And most important of all YOU MUST HAVE A SENSE OF HUMOUR.

 

The hours are 0830-17:00 Monday to Friday

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: £18,000.00 to £22,000.00 /year based on experience.

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