We have an immediate opening for a Welder / Fabricator, as part of our Manufacturing department. More info below!

If you’ve already read the position info, click here to apply!


When you make a commitment to us, we invest in you!

We see people over numbers, and understand that the wellbeing of our employees is a priority (not an afterthought). You’re providing us with your own set of unique skills and experience to help our business grow and, in turn, we’re always ensuring that you’re receiving the types of benefits and resources you expect and deserve!

We offer a comprehensive benefits package:

• 401(k) with 5% company matching ¹
• Health insurance (100% paid deductible) ²
• Dental insurance ²
• Vision insurance ²
• Life insurance ²
• Paid time off (PTO) ²
• Eight (8) paid company holidays (plus your birthday off!)

In addition to your benefits package, we’ll also provide you with the best resources for the job:

• Top-notch, well-maintained company vehicles
• High-quality equipment and tools
• Innovative technology for tasks in the field

We’re also in the process of becoming SHARP-Certified through ADOSH, as part of our ever-expanding Safety initiatives and commitment to keep all SWSCALE team members safeguarded from any and all workplace hazards.

Beyond benefits and resources, you’ll be given the confidence of knowing that your work is directly impacting the regional economy, and the security of knowing that you’re part of a knowledgeable, recession-proof TEAM! No matter what’s happening in the global marketplace, we’re always well-positioned for success, giving you one less thing to worry about at night! Between our 70+ years of experience in the Scale industry, and the 300 years of combined industry experience across all of your co-workers, you’ll be able to lean on an unparalleled set of resources.

At the end of the day, you’ll know your work helped make a difference, and feel good about what you accomplished. Every position at SWSCALE is crucial to our shared success, and your efforts will never go unnoticed or unrewarded!



The primary function of this position is to work with heavy structural steel to build our Truck Scales. We utilize Miller 302 and XMT350 welders, 100Amp Plasma Torch, Mag Drills, Flame Torches, and various other items.

This role is vital to the day-to-day operations of SWSCALE, and will provide an immediate and meaningful impact to the business.



 Dependability and a willingness to work with others
• Excellent flat welding skills
• Good overhead and/or vertical welding ability
Experience cutting with flame and/or plasma torch
Experience in fabricating and fitting structural steel
Understanding and reading prints
• Forklift certification
• The ability to be a strong leader
Endurance to work 8+ hours per day (typically from 7am-3pm, or earlier during the summer months)
• Bilingualism is a plus!

We REQUIRE a simple welding test when you come in to complete your application. This test requires you to demonstrate a flat, vertical, and overhead weld. Come prepared with your helmet, gloves, and any other safety equipment you need. Apply in person at our offices (2535 W. Broadway Road, Phoenix, AZ 85041) between the hours of 7am-10am, Monday-Friday. If you’re unable to come during these hours, please call us at 602-243-3951 to make alternate arrangements.



Job Type: Full-time

Department: Manufacturing

Pay: $22.00 – $30.00 per hour (depending on experience)

Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay



Southwestern Scale is a fully equipped weighing enterprise, servicing customers in over 25 different industries, including Sand & Gravel, Mining, Chemical, Agricultural, Food, Parcel, Industrial, and many, many more! We have installed more equipment and provided more field services using our extensive mobile fleet than any other Scale company in the Southwestern United States.

We like to say that we’re “BIG. BOLD. BLUE.”:

BIG because our business is growing by leaps and bounds, and can be attributed to our efforts to think bigger.

BOLD because we’re always looking to boldly improve our processes, efficiencies, and overall knowledge.

BLUE because we all strive toward the same goals, while proudly donning our company logo.

Learn more about us here: https://swscale.com/about


¹ After 12 months
² After completing a 60-day probationary period



(File size must be less than 10MB)

Do you have a question?

For more information about Scales for sale or rent, Scale Calibration, or other services, call one of our experts today at 602-243-3951.

Or click the button below to fill out our contact form, and a SWSCALE representative will contact you shortly.

Copyright © 2022 Southwestern Scale Company Inc.
© 2022 Southwestern Scale Company Inc.

2535 W. Broadway Road, Phoenix, AZ 85041
P.O. Box 8760, Phoenix, AZ 85066

ROC #180472

Privacy Policy