Posted to MedZilla on 5/19/2018

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US-NC, Metrology Technician Job 473769800A0-MZ


This is a 12 hour night shift position.

Position Purpose:
  • Calibrate measuring equipment on schedule & in accordance with corporate & local requirements.
  • Provide troubleshooting, problem solving & project support for measuring equipment site-wide.

  • Works in a safe & environmentally responsible way.
  • Calibrates & repairs temperature, pressure, conductivity, humidity, pH, TOC, flow, mass & frequency measuring equipment.
  • Accurately performs complex mathematical calculations relating to calibrations.
  • Accurately & legibly records all activities in appropriate documentation. Writes work orders.
  • Reviews documentation for accuracy & completeness.
  • Operates & handles calibration working standards with care & expertise.
  • Attains & maintains aseptic clean room certification.
  • Identifies & handles deviations per proper procedures for measuring equipment.
  • Supports cross-functional investigations & participates in systematic problems solving.
  • Owns continuous process improvement plans. Provides support to process owners for measuring equipment.
  • Executes work according to schedule & department plan.
  • Evaluates measuring equipment performance & responds to potential issues.
  • Owns KPI’s or contributes to KPI reporting.
  • Contributes to process confirmations.
  • Maintains training qualifications on time. Supports training others as required.
  • Supports other department roles as needed.
  • Other accountabilities as assigned.

Education: Mandatory
Associates Degree in relevant field or equivalent military or industrial training which includes a thorough understanding of metrology, calibration, instrumentation & control systems.

Experience: 5-7 years of relevant metrology/calibration work experience.

Technical/Process/Functional Knowledge: Mandatory
  • Competence in the following areas: Metrology, Instrumentation & Controls, Electro-Mechanical systems & Electronics.
  • Calibrate the following parameters: temperature, pressure, conductivity, humidity, pH, TOC, flow, mass & frequency.
  • Experience using electronic calibration management systems such as SAP, Blue Mountain RAM, ProCal, MAXIMO, etc.
  • Able to read & apply schematics, wiring diagrams & other technical documents.
  • Basic computer skills.

  • Demonstrates a high level of organization in task management.
  • Demonstrates logical planning for task execution & follow-up.
  • Demonstrates a systematic approach to problem solving & troubleshooting.
  • Documents problems thoroughly & accurately & brings them rapidly to solution.

Physical & Other Requirements:
  • Ability to lift up to 60 lbs. with assistance.
  • Ability to work in confined spaces & near operating equipment.
  • Ability to attain & maintain clean room gowning certification.
  • Ability to work hours necessary to support shift production.
  • Corrected vision to 20/30.

Requisition ID: 56150BR
State/Provinces: Clayton
Job Category: manufacturing

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