174203 - Calibration Technician - MA
Up to $17.04 DOE
12 Months
Chipton-Ross is seeking a Calibration Technician for an opening in Tewksbury, MA.

In addition to the responsibilities and requirements below we are searching for an individual that has the following strengths.
Some chemistry background and familiarity with periodic table of elements
Ability to navigate various operating systems on small electro-mechanical equipment
More than beginner level experience using Microsoft Excel.

Work under general guidance to calibrate, validate, and test Client XRF instruments and associated equipment
Must be confident in the use of a computer to log, analyze and manipulate data through various Microsoft based programs
Responsible for processing of multiple instruments at one time; the candidate must be able to multi-task
Indicate errors on work instructions and suggest changes to written work instructions, processes, and procedures
Be able to use math and simple calculations to review measured values against certified values
Experience with proper material handling and sample prep is a major plus
Ability to learn and master new technical ideas and concepts
Must be able to spend majority of workday looking at a computer screen and 4-inch LCD’s
Adhere to ISO9000 requirements; work instruction adherence, ESD, area cleanliness, maintenance and calibration
Adhere to PPE (Personal Protective Equipment) requirements of the job function
Participate in daily team stand-up meetings; communicating daily challenges and/or ideas
Participate in improvement events (such as Kaizen, 5S, Practical Process Improvement)
Maintain a safe working environment and follow established 5S procedures

Computer knowledge, math skills, and experience working with Microsoft Excel a must
Ability to utilize computers and all forms of e-communication at a high level is absolutely required
Ability to work in a team environment and build working relationships with co-workers
Ability to sit or stand at workbench for extended periods of time; bend, stoop, reach, turn as required
Familiarity with concepts of Lean Manufacturing a plus

Accredited High School Diploma/GED, Associates degree in a technical discipline preferred (Chemical or Elemental sciences)

1st Shift

Tyler Harrell at tharrell@chiptonross.com
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x342 or (800) 927-9318 x342

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.