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1/10/2019 - Weights & Measures Apprentice

Weights and Measures Apprentice
Office of Weights & Measures
Starting Salary: $35,704

Duties: Under close supervision and direction of a Weights and Measures
supervisory officer, within a three-year training program, performs
productive work while receiving formal and on-the-job training in the
inspection and testing of weighing and measuring devices; does other
related duties as required.

Requirements:  Appointees must possess a driver's license valid in New Jersey. Appointees
may also be required to possess a valid Commercial Driver's License (CDL)
and applicable endorsements for the class and type of vehicle being

Hours: 40 hours per week. Monday through Friday

Notes: Appointees will be required to successfully complete the Weights & Measures training program conducted by the State Office of Weights & Measures, Department of Law & Public Safety, during the apprenticeship program.

Appointee's work performance will be reviewed and rated semi-annually during each twelve (12) months of the three (3) year apprenticeship program. Upon successful completion of the thirty-six (36) month apprenticeship program, appointees in this position will be eligible for advancement to the title of Assistant Superintendent of Weights and Measures, in accordance with Department of Personnel procedures.

The inability of an appointee in the Apprentice title to attain the required level of performance stipulated in each of the twelve (12) month training periods shall be considered cause for separation from employment.

Offers of employment are contingent upon successful completion of
physical fitness screening and criminal background checks.

Applicants should submit a cover letter, work history and certificate copies to:

Brittany Wiita, Personnel Confidential Assistant or fax to (856) 453-0361

Application Deadline: Friday, January 18, 2019

The County of Cumberland is an Equal Opportunity Employer striving for diversity in the workplace.