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Become A Scale Clerk

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Working As A Scale Clerk

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Documenting/Recording Information
  • Performing Administrative Activities
  • Getting Information
  • Mostly Sitting

  • Repetitive

  • $29,580

    Average Salary

What Does A Scale Clerk Do At Waste Connections, Inc.

* Greet and direct all customers and employees upon entry of the landfill.
* Track weight information from scale to computer system and get appropriate signatures.
* Calculate payments for customers.
* Ensure incoming garbage loads are safe and do not contain any inappropriate material.
* Ability to efficiently operate heavy equipment including backhoes and dozers.
* Performs routine inspection and maintenance on vehicles such as checking oil, water, and tires.
* Performs miscellaneous labor tasks such as litter picking.
* Approach all encounters with employees, customers, and vendors in a friendly, service-oriented manner.
* Excellent customer service skills
* Ability to multi-task in a fast paced work environment
* Proficiency in Microsoft Word & Excel
* Must have flexible availability to include weekends
* Apply today_** **and Connect with Your Future!
* We offer excellent benefits including: medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, long term disability, life insurance, 401K retirement.
* Waste Connections is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer_ _(Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veterans)_

What Does A Scale Clerk Do At Westrock

* Weigh in all inbound and outbound recycle materials.
* Write up and enter scale tickets for inbound purchases.
* Write up and enter Bill of Ladings for outbound material.
* Generate checks for counter purchases.
* Maintain Bill of Lading logs, purchase logs, various related reporting of (weight) scale logs, purchase logs, various related reporting of scale activity.
* Handle front desk and phone traffic.
* Work with General Manager, Operations Manager, and Office Manager on scheduling, logistics, and inventory management.
* What You Need to Succeed:
* The successful candidate will have excellent communication skills, attention to detail, familiarity with common office software including Microsoft Outlook and Excel, the ability to multitask, high energy, and a positive attitude

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How To Become A Scale Clerk

General office clerks typically need a high school diploma or equivalent and learn their skills on the job.


General office clerks usually need a high school diploma or equivalent.

Courses in using computer applications, such as word processing and spreadsheet software, may be particularly helpful.


General office clerks usually learn their skills while on the job. Their training typically lasts up to 1 month and may include instructions on office procedures, proper phone etiquette, and the use of office equipment.


General office clerks may advance to other administrative positions with more responsibility, such as executive secretaries and executive administrative assistants.

Advancement opportunities often depend on work experience and the knowledge of computer applications, such as word processing and spreadsheet software.

Important Qualities

Customer-service skills. Clerks often provide general information to company staff, customers, or the public. They should be courteous and prompt with their responses.

Detail oriented. Clerks perform many clerical tasks, such as preparing bills that require attention to detail.

Organizational skills. Office clerks file and retrieve records. They need to keep records organized to be able to access them quickly and efficiently.

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Scale Clerk Demographics


  • Female

  • Male

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  • White

  • Hispanic or Latino

  • Asian

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  • Black or African American

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Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

  • Dakota


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Top Skills for A Scale Clerk


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Top Scale Clerk Skills

  1. Weight Tickets
  2. Customer Service
  3. Accurate Data Entry
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • weigh trucks, print out weight tickets, check moisture of grain, take scale tickets to Larned from Garfield.
  • Receive incoming calls from customers, customer service and sales departments, and handle each with appropriate communication and action.
  • Ensured safety of the customers and other employees through observation of safety rules and regulations through use of Personal Protective Equipment.
  • Completed payroll/time sheets for entire racing department every month.
  • Track weight information from scale to computer system and get appropriate signatures.

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