Missouri Department of Agriculture
  • 08-Oct-2019 to 22-Oct-2019 (CST)
  • WMCP-Petroleum Propane Inspection Program
  • MO, USA
  • 37,924.08
  • Salary
  • Full Time

Health Insurance, Retirement, Life Insurance, Long Term Disability Insurance, Vacation and Sick Leave, Paid Holidays


Full-time, benefited position

The weights and measures division is responsible for ensuring equity in the marketplace. From the amount of gasoline we purchase to any commodity sold by weight, measure or liquid volume, our division is there to make the playing field level for both buyer and sellers. Fire and accident prevention is critical in areas where fuel is being handled and dispensed. We play a vital role in making sure such facilities meet the requirements. Most employees are here for the long term and find the weights and measures division a very rewarding place to work. It is easy to realize the importance of what our inspectors do every day for the retailers and the consumers of the state.  

The position will be domiciled in Pike, Lincoln, Montgomery, Warren or St. Charles counties. Applicants in other areas considered if willing to relocate to one of these counties.

Job Description/Duties:

#1. Ensure all retail motor fuel devices in the inspection territory are tested for accuracy and inspected for safety every six months.

#2. Inspect all facilities for code compliance as prescribed by the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 30 and 30A, NIST Handbook 44 and Missouri Code of State Regulations.

#3. Submit all official documentation required for all job functions to the office accurately and in a timely manner.

#4. Represent the department in a professional manner at all times.

#5. Service, maintain and keep all test equipment clean including the state assigned vehicle.  

Ability to travel extensively in the performance of duties, including frequent overnight stays. Ability to work outdoors and in adverse weather conditions. Ability to work in a potentially hazardous environment.

Minimum Required Qualifications:
Two years of technical experience in the petroleum industry relating to the installation and repair of fuel storage, utilization and dispensing systems (i.e., pipeline and barge terminals, gasoline delivery truck meters, gasoline pumps, atmospheric and pressure vessel fuel storage tanks and petroleum piping systems, etc.) and possession of a high school diploma or a GED certificate.

Application Process: If interested, please apply online at http://agriculture.mo.gov/hr/jobopps.php and view current job opportunities. Once on The Missouri Department of Agriculture's website, complete the "Apply Now" information to the right, then click "Apply for this Position". This will direct you to the online application. You should also submit a current resume, cover letter and transcripts by attaching the documents to the application. Please contact Human Resources with any questions e-mail address listed below:

E-mail: HR@mda.mo.gov



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