Lead Metrology Tech in Fitchburg, WI at Volt

Date Posted: 6/7/2021

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Job Description

CMM Programmer/ Lead Metrologist

Direct Hire, Salaried

Fitchburg, WI

1st shift hours

If you have CMM programming skills and are able to communicate ideas with engineers in several groups, then this position is for you!  This position will be in a brand new, state-of-the-art facility!

As part of the Quality group, this position will be responsible for developing and using new metrology methods and systems for R&D activities on New Product Development projects.

You will help bring new products to life by collaborating with Design, Manufacturing and Quality Engineering functions to understand measurement requirements for special investigations, developing correct datum scheme, collection of point/scan measurement data and detailed reports to communicate key findings.

Other main responsibilities include:

  • Serve as the Quality team's subject matter expert in GD&T, and have a deep understanding of the concept to give proper feedback to cross functional NPD Team.
  • Lead all the activities of the Metrology Team's daily tasks, and have strong expertise on the most critical metrology equipment in the lab.
  • Set up, program, and measure simple and complex parts using CMM (Coordinate Measuring Machines) utilizing Metrologic X4/Silma software or Romer portable inspection equipment using Polyworks Software.
  • Perform MSA’s (measurement system analysis) and gage R&R’s as the need arises.
  • Investigate, analyze, and assure accuracy of information.
  • When required, complete Cpk studies for R&D.
  • Aid in training the staff on new programs or quality related processes.
  • CAD: Solidworks or 3D CAD experience.
  • Associates/Technical Degree + 4 years of progressive experience or 8+ years of progressive experience with previous Supervisory responsibilities.
  • ASQ Certification - CQT or ASME GDTP (Y14.5) Technologist

Candidates must be local or willing to relocate to the Madison, WI area.

VOLT is an equal opportunity employer.