JOB TITLE: Metrology Engineer


Industry : Engineering & Technical Job Location : Maidstone
Job Reference : 10211SM Job Category : Engineering
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 29/11/2013
 
Salary & Benefits : £30000 - £40000 per annum
 
Experience Required : See Job Description
 
Education Required : See Job Description



Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

We are looking to recruit a mature Metrology Engineer, for a role based in Maidstone Kent, paying anywhere between £25k- £40k depending on experience. We need a Metrology Engineer who will have served time in a calibration laboratory and has been involved in UKAS Accredited work. The successful candidate will have preferably come from another UKAS laboratory or similar establishment


Job Description

Metrology Engineer
Paying £25k to £40k
Based in Maidstone

The Role
We are looking for a mature Metrology Engineer, who will have served time in a calibration laboratory and has been involved in UKAS Accredited work.
The successful candidate will have preferably come from another UKAS laboratory or similar establishment.

The Metrology Engineer role will include, but not limited to:

*Deputising for UKAS Accredited calibration.
*Expanding the scope of Accreditation
*Authorised signatory
*Budget preparation
*Developing new market areas for calibration, UKAS and Commercial.
*Providing Technical guidance & training for technicians in commercial calibration and service department.
*Providing (Non UKAS) on-site calibration as necessary.
*Provide technical sales support when required

The Candidate
The ideal Metrology Engineer will have

*A recognised qualification in electronics e.g. HNC or similar
*Previous calibration laboratory experience, DC & LF disciplines is essential.
*Experience in RF and microwave fields.
*Pressure & temperature calibration.
*In-depth knowledge of M3003 and ISO17025.
*pSome dimensional experience

I am looking for a calibration engineer that can calibrate the equipment, that a person like this applicant would use in the field. e.g. Precision reference standards, long scale DVM's

The successful candidate will have preferably come from another UKAS laboratory or similar

The Company
The Metrology Engineer will work for one of the UK's largest independent test instrument distributors who have grown year on year, in sales and calibration, where it has now come to the point where they need to expand our field of expertise. The role offers to a suitable candidate, an exciting role, developing new skills for the company, with the eventual goal, of leading the calibration function.

The Package
Depending on experience we will consider candidates in the region of £25k to £40k.

Bluefire Consulting are an agency acting on behalf of the end client.

We offer referral fees upon placement of suitable candidates.


Job Keywords

Calibration, UKAS, DC, LF, radio frequency, microwave, pressure, temperature, M3003, ISO17025, DTI, Trescal, Littlebrooke Calibration,Metrology, engineering, Faro arm, Quality, GD&T, CMM, PFMEA, Measuring, 8d, aerospace, composites,, test



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