Weights & Measures Specialist 2 - Grade 23

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This title exists in Agriculture & Markets, Dept of and has approximately 4 positions.

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Salary Information for Weights & Measures Specialist Trainee 1
Title Grade Hiring Rate/yr Job Rate/yr
Weights & Measures Specialist Trainee 1 13 $49,363 $63,169
Weights & Measures Specialist Trainee 2 14 $52,198 $66,634
Weights & Measures Specialist 1 18 $65,001 $82,656
Weights & Measures Specialist 2 23 $84,156 $106,454
Assnt Dir Weights & Measures 61 $90,931 $114,940
Dir Weights & Measures 63 $111,925 $141,439

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Job Duties

As a Weights and Measures Specialist 2, you would, under the direction and supervision of the Assistant Director of Weights and Measures, supervise a regional field staff of Weights and Measures Specialist 1ís. Develop, implement, manage, and supervise one of three statewide weights and measures programs: Scales, Petroleum Quality, or the Metering Program. In this role, you would develop program policies and procedures; evaluate program effectiveness and progress; make recommendations for program revision and improvement; and provide technical expertise and interpretation to ensure uniform application of state and federal laws, regulations, and policies. In addition, you would respond to inquiries from division management, executive staff, the public, business, county and municipal weights and measures agencies.

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Summary of Minimum Qualifications

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26-591010 38-153010

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