Weighers, Measurers, Checkers, and Samplers, Recordkeeping:

Weigh, measure, and check materials, supplies, and equipment for the purpose of keeping relevant records. Duties are primarily clerical by nature. Includes workers who collect and keep record of samples of products or materials.

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About the Job

Indiana Average Salary $31,260.00
Average Time to Fill 28 days
Typical Education Post-secondary certificate or some college courses
Typical Experience Over 4 years, up to and including 6 years
10 Year Projected Openings (2016-2026) 1,531
10 Year Expected Percentage Change (2016-2026) %

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Skills Profile

Essential (Soft) Skills

Essential Skills to Employers

Attention to Detail
Resource Allocation
Following Directions
Critical Thinking
Work Ethic
Information Gathering
Written Communication
Numerical and Arithmetic Application
Customer Service
Oral Communication

Top Job Duties and Responsibilities

Estimating the Quantifiable Characteristics of Products, Events, or Information

Perform industrial, production, or manufacturing related measurements
Employ weighing or measuring devices in transportation
Calculate costs of goods or services
Calculate shipping costs
Weigh industrial, production, or manufacturing related products or materials
Measure items or parcels
Measure ingredients for food preparation

Processing Information

Maintain balance sheets
Calculate financial data
Sort books or publications
Sort materials or products for processing, storing, shipping, or grading
Sort mail letters or packages by hand
Count products or materials

Performing Administrative Activities

Deliver items such as mail, messages, records, or files
Send information, materials or documentation
Process orders for merchandise, supplies, or services

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