Service Technical Support (Specialist) - Expert in El Segundo, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 3/22/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    96 weeks
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  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $39.86/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Calibration Technician

• Calibrates and performs adjustments on electronic Measurement and Test Equipment.

• Characterizes high frequency / microwave measurement standards.

• Performs uncertainty analysis for electrical calibrations in accordance with the GUM.

• Uses test automation platforms and software to calibrate Measurement and Test Equipment.

• Performs manual calibration procedures on Measurement and Test Equipment.

• Solves problems requiring breadth/depth of knowledge of calibration, metrology principles, and preventative maintenance techniques. Recommends corrective actions resulting in solutions that are cost effective and enhance the process.

• Uses software skills and/or technical ability to fix, enhance or develop calibration procedures. Ensures that all changes are approved and documented appropriately.

• Takes ownership of commitments and delivers on them.

• Serves as a mentor to technicians and promotes teamwork.

• Uses daily work schedules to appropriately factor volume, priority, customer expectations, and service center goals into decision making processes.

• Maintains high workmanship standards and delivers on commitments.

• Provides consistent, solid contribution to team and service center delivery goals.

• Maximizes the use of existing assets, multi-tasks effectively, and ensures resources are used properly.

This position requires a 4 year electronics degree or equivalent training/certification. Requires a minimum of 7 years directly related experience in high frequency / microwave measurement and network analysis, with typically 9 to 13 years of experience. Direct experience in metrology/calibration is highly desired.
• Maintains a positive attitude and provides constructive dialogue with respect to business strategies, direction and policies. Understands the service business and remains flexible to changing business needs.
• Communicates effectively with internal and external customers. Initiates customer interaction when appropriate. Resolves technical problems and provides advice on set-up, applications and issues related to compatibility. Escalates issues when necessary and maintains ownership through resolution. This is done verbally or via written correspondence.
• Learns new, emerging technologies rapidly. Quickly becomes proficient in calibration support and adjustment as new products are introduced. Takes initiative and seeks to expand overall education/experience level

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer