Weigh Pad Technician – Leicester

Department: Service
Type: Full Time
Location: Birstall LE4 3EH
Hours: 07:00 - 16:00
Pay: NEST Pension Overtime (1.5x)
Holiday: 25 Days + Bank Holidays Extra day for Birthday
Advertised Date: 01/04/2023

Are you the Weigh Pad Technician we need?

Axle Pad Calibration

Due to the growing vehicle weighing business, MWS requires an individual to manage the service deliverables of the axle weighing business.

You will work closely with a business administrator who will help plan and schedule diaries.

You will be responsible for the calibration of new weigh pads and organising deliveries to the client, while also occasionally providing user training which is typically conducted at the office.

You will be responsible for delivering service and calibration of existing weigh pads sent in by clients.

You will investigate and provide estimates for the repair of damaged equipment, providing details to the administrator who will create and manage the quote pipeline.

You will arrange the delivery of hire equipment and follow the booking in procedure for returned equipment.

You will be provided with training from experienced team members who have worked on weigh pads for many years.

Standard working hours are from 7am to 4pm Monday to Friday.

Desired skills

  • Good attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritise workloads
  • Strong communication skills, written and oral

Personal qualities

  • Punctual with good time keeping
  • Ability to be a “Team Player” & listen to colleagues’ instructions
  • Reliable & Trustworthy
  • Strong desire to learn with internal drive for continual self-improvement


  • This is an internal role but may require site visits on rare occasions, therefore a driving licence is desirable


  • Paid overtime at 1.5x
  • NEST pension scheme after 6 months continual employment
  • Social nights

By joining MWS you will benefit from gaining a strong background in the weighing industry and the opportunity to become a key member of our fast-growing team.

You will be supported by highly experienced members of your team who are willing to pass on their knowledge and experience of the weighing trade and manufacturing processes.

All communication will be treated with the utmost confidentiality.

MWS Weighing Solutions is a leading innovator and award winning manufacturer of industrial weighing systems. MWS has a varied portfolio of weighing solutions at its disposal, coupled with superb reputation for providing excellent customer service.

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