27th April 2019
The role is for an Instrument Calibration Technician within our Shoreham Airport based UKAS accredited Calibration Laboratory. You will be part of the team responsible for the day to day operation of the calibration services, ensuring customer expectations are managed in terms of quality, technical and timing. Once initial training has been undertaken you will be expected to operate in at least three areas of the facility with minimal supervision, covering fluid flow, gas flow, air velocity, pressure, temperature and humidity calibrations. You will be responsible for the day to day calibration of various instrument types and will be expected to work in a clean and tidy environment. You will be expected to understand the day to day validity of test results, quality control and maintaining the relevant lines of traceability. The candidate will report to the Calibration Team Leader and/or Operations Manager. Due to the nature of the work, the position may require extended hours working due to high demand.
Additional to the main duties as set out above, you may also be required to undertake any of the following:
Applicant Minimum Requirements
Ideally the candidate will be educated to at least A level in Mathematics and a science subject (or Equivalent Diploma Level) and have at least 2 years experience in a workshop or laboratory environment.
Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word.
Ability to use and safely operate a variety of hand tools (spanners, screwdrivers, files, saws, grips, etc), power tools (drills, grinder, saws), electrical and shop air tools and equipment (micrometer, vernier, weigh scales, multimeter).
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Meticulous attention to detail.
£18,000 - £24,000 depending upon experience. The company operates a flexitime system and a discretionary profit related bonus scheme.