We have an exceptional opportunity for a Calibration Technician to join our team in the Novi area. We are seeking innovative problem solvers who can provide creative service solutions to our customers. Calibration Technicians perform routine and complex work related to the repair and calibration of test, measurement and diagnostic equipment. If you are ready for the next step in your career, we have an exceptional opportunity for an experienced Calibration Technician to join our team.
Achieves customer satisfaction though completion of calibration services within expected timeframes, as assigned by lead techs or supervisors
Accurately enters data into tracking database
May occasionally perform final inspection of work completed by other technicians,
Creates calibration data sheets accurately and efficiently with minimal supervision based upon instrument specifications and approved calibration procedures.
Completes all documentation supporting customer requirements, reporting, ISO and other quality systems.
Interacts with customer for items requiring repair or limited calibration.
Applies acquired job skills and company policies and procedure to complete assigned tasks.
Has substantial understanding of the job and applies knowledge to complete a wide range of tasks.
Perform moderate to high complexity calibrations; GP & some RF measurement areas
Creates budgets and datasheets
Performs basic repairs and Preventative maintenance
Performs work at the customer location as well as in the service center
Functions frequently as the primary representative of Tektronix to the customer
Adheres to quality management system policies and procedures in performance of work
FBS implementation - Daily Scheduling Improvements, Visual Management Improvements, Kaizen Charters, Kaizen Participation, Intermediate problem solving
Plans, oversees, organizes, participates, and/or leads onsite events independently; escalates complex issues to supervisors and managers when appropriate
Performs other laboratory support functions as required in an efficient and orderly manner.
Typically requires a minimum of 4-6 years of related experience
Must have excellent customer service skills.
Must have good written and verbal communication skills.
Ability to work on assignments that are semi routine in nature but recognize the need to perform calibration by alternate, acceptable methods.
Proficient with Windows, Microsoft Office, and Internet applications with an emphasis on Excel required.
Ability to travel as needed for personal skill enhancement and training; as well as, to fully support the customer calibration requirements.
Must meet requirements to drive a company vehicle (Valid driver's license and clean driving record).
Capable of lifting (50 pounds) unassisted.
College degree, or continued education.
Military Metrology/Calibration (PMEL or TMDE) training.
2-year Technical certification
Experience in equipment calibration in the following disciplines:
This position's primary/essential functions are subject to US Government ITAR compliance requirements under current government contracts. Therefore, all applicants must be either a US Citizen or a holder of a current valid Green Card and must provide proof of citizenship or legal residency via a birth certificate, a current valid green card, unexpired passport, or a naturalization certificate. We encourage applicants to bring such proof to their interview. However, in no case will applicants be allowed to begin their scope of work in this specific position without providing such proof.
All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search and/or financial record check.
Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities.