Scale Assembly III 2nd shift

Rice Lake Weighing Systems

Rice Lake, WI


For 75 years Rice Lake Weighing Systems has been a successful, growth-oriented company known as a leader in the weighing industry and our community. We are currently seeking a Scale Assembler to join our energetic and experienced Assembly team on  first shift. 

At RLWS, the main responsibilities of the Scale Assembly position include: assembling a variety of products and sub-assemblies while ensuring all items are assembled correctly to meet RLWS quality standards. The scale assembly team utilizes the overhead crane and forklifts to assist with moving material and collecting products. The individual must also complete any unplanned moving of parts or products to their final move areas. All RLWS employees are expected to work in a manner in which quality of work and safety are top priorities. This is achieved by following safety procedures and work instructions, and keeping the work area clean and organized. The scale assembly employees work in a fast-paced environment both independently and as part of a team. Other duties as assigned.

The core hours of this position will be Monday – Friday 7 am – 3:30 pm with overtime as needed.  

Education and Experience

  • High School Diploma or equivalent
  • Overhead crane, forklift and material handling experience preferred
  • Manufacturing assembly experience preferred


  • Excellent communication and teamwork skills
  • Some blueprint reading skills
  • Ability to read manufacturing documentation
  • Good math skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Basic computer skills
  • Ability to read a tape measure
  • Good number recognition skills
  • Good spatial recognition skills

 Certificates, licenses, training, or other job-related requirements

  • Valid Driver’s License
  • No current restrictions prohibiting lifting up to 50 lbs on a regular basis

 RLWS is a successful, energetic, customer-driven organization that offers competitive wages, great working conditions, medical, dental, vision, flexible spending, disability, life, vacation, sick time, holidays, profit sharing, 401k, and wellness benefit programs. 

If you need assistance with your application, please contact Rice Lake Weighing Systems at (800) 472-6703.
  Rice Lake Weighing Systems is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.  Rice Lake Weighing Systems is a Substance-Free Workplace and requires pre-employment drug screens.