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Calibration Technician II_SJM in Westford, MA at Volt

Date Posted: 12/24/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Westford, MA
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $23.74/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions has a 6 month contract opportunity in Westford, MA for a Calibration Technician II.

This position works with test and measurement equipment performing single, multi-discipline electrical, dimensional and physical calibrations on all measurement and process control equipment. Individuals schedule, pick up and deliver equipment to internal users and document actions on an equipment control data base. Individuals develop and write simple calibration procedures based on component specifications using spreadsheet, flow chart and word processing software and programming software. Individuals perform system troubleshooting on all equipment types to the board level, review documentation, checklists and manuals for accuracy and completeness. Individuals perform data analysis, measurement studies and calibration certificate analysis.

Job Duties:

  • Perform multi-discipline calibrations and simple measurement systems
  • Generate equipment specification documents for calibration standards
  • Automate single discipline calibration functions
  • Plan training or calibration trips to off-site facilities
  • Travel by air to remote manufacturing sites to provide training and support
  • Design calibration fixtures
  • Select standards for system calibration procedures based on tolerance accuracy ratios, specifications and measurement uncertainty
  • Complete assigned projects
  • Attend training sessions and perform presentations after training
  • Use automated electronic calibration processes
  • Research calibration standards
  • Submit change orders
  • Research simple repair situations and determine action steps
  • Perform analysis for repair prevention
  • Use and order tools and specify and order parts with attention to safety precautions
  • Perform normal repairs and maintenance
  • Generate and review out-of-tolerance reports
  • Use calibration data base systems including: history tracking and recall and overdue reports
  • Use computer software specific to calibration
  • Document calibration tasks
  • Provide formal training to equipment users and other calibration technicians
  • Research and answer user technical measurement questions
  • Perform data analysis and report on equipment measurement studies
  • Support all Company initiatives as identified by management and in support of Quality Management Systems (QMS), Environmental Management Systems (EMS), and other regulatory requirements.


Minimum Associates Degree or better in Industrial Engineering or Electronics/Instrument technology. Must have experience in a scientific lab (for example, biotechnology, genetics, medical research, microbiology) and hold a basic understanding of the scientific principles of the lab.

Please apply to position or contact Debbie Linville at 317-599-4893 for any questions and more details regarding this position.

Volt has been serving some of the nation's strongest companies for over 60 years. As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with its employees.

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer