Dimensional Calibration / Mechanical Engineer: GPW Ref: E105189

Mechanical Calibration Engineer/Dimensional Metrology Technician required immediately for a permanent/temp to perm position in the Derby/Nottingham area. Salary’s negotiable (dep. on exp. and quals) The Dimensional Calibration Engineer will be working circa 37-40 hours (Mon-Fri Days).

Client may also consider mechanical quality inspectors or apprentice trained mechanical engineers/technicians who have experience of using standard measuring equipment and carrying out in-house calibrations.

Salary & Benefits:

  • Negotiable salary (dependent on experience and qualifications)
  • 25 Days holiday + Bank Hols
  • Company Pension
  • Life assurance (2x)
  • Sick Pay after qualifying period
  • Employee perks package
  • Occasional O/T
  • 10% shift uplift for Double Days

The successful Mechanical Calibration Engineer day to day duties will include:

  • To calibrate Mechanical measuring instrumentation to company procedures, specific parameters and in line with industry standards
  • Accurately recording results and in line with industry standards
  • Comply with company H&S guidelines.

To be suitable for this Mechanical Calibration Engineer / Dimensional Metrology Technician role you must have the following experience / characteristics:

  • Ideally will have completed a relevant mechanical or quality engineering apprenticeship.
  • Must have previous experience of using and calibrating digital and manual measuring devices such as verniers, DTI’s, calipers, micrometers, plug and ring gauges, engineers squares, height gauges to in-house or national / traceable standards.
  • Must be PC literate – MS Word & MS Excel.
  • Be able to work with the minimum of supervision
  • Must be able to interpret Engineering drawings with a good understanding of Geometric Tolerances.

The ideal Dimensional Calibration Engineer will have:

  • Previous experience as a Mechanical Dimensional Calibration Engineer.
  • Experience of calibrating digital and manual measuring devices such as verniers, DTI’s, calipers, micrometers, plug and ring gauges, thread gauges, vee blocks, screw gauges, fixtures, engineers’ squares, height gauges to UKAS standards.
  • Experience of calibrating Screw Gauges, Fixtures, Component inspection, Sine Tables.
  • Relevant qualifications in engineering discipline ideally equivalent to HNC or higher.
  • Previous experience of working in the calibration industry.

Key words: Calibration, Test, Verification, Calibrating, Measurement, Calibrate, Metrology, ISO9000, UKAS, NPL, Dimensional, Mechanical, Engineer, Toolmaker, Inspector, Technician, Manufacturing, Aerospace, Automotive, Loughborough, Derby, Nottingham, Derbyshire, East Midlands

The successful Dimensional Calibration Engineer / Mechanical Calibration Technician / Metrology Engineer will need to be flexible as there may be overtime and other duties not mentioned in this job description. With experience of working in a manufacturing environment, you will have a standard-level education, have the relevant qualifications or experience, be punctual, conscientious, keen and have a practical approach to work.

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