Dimensional Calibration Engineer / Head of Lab (Metrology)

Precision Recruitment UK Ltd
Corby commutable from Northampton, Kettering, Corb
£25000 - £35000/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Dimensional Calibration Engineer / Head of Lab (Metrology)

This is a great career opportunity for a Dimensional Calibration Engineer in Corby commutable from Northampton, Kettering, Corby, Market Harborough, Rugby, Lutterworth, Stamford, Oakham, Fleckney, Uppingham, Melton Mowbray, Peterborough, Huntingdon, Bedford, Leicester, Wellingborough
Paying £25,000 - £35,000 working for a leading metrology company.

The Company

The successful Dimensional Calibration Engineer / Head of Lab will be working for an employer who:
is a leading metrology company with an impressive client base
operate a technically advanced calibration laboratory with niche equipment
are also a specialist manufacturer of bespoke products

The Role

This challenging Dimensional Calibration Engineer role will involve calibrating mechanical measuring instrumentation in line with industry standards. You will be calibrating instruments such as Micrometers, Verniers and Gauges so strong attention to detail is essential; you will also be reading engineering drawings. This role also comes with a very real opportunity for progression to Head of Lab if you would be interested in moving into more of a potential management role

The Candidate

As the successful Dimensional Calibration Engineer you must have experience of calibrating mechanical measuring instrumentation, ideally in a laboratory environment, to in-house or national standards.
It is essential that you have experience of calibrating instruments such as Micrometers, Verniers and Gauges
You need to have good mechanical engineering knowledge and should ideally be apprentice trained or time served as a Mechanical Calibration Engineer.
It would also be highly desirable for you to have experience of calibrating to UKAS standards - but not essential.

About Precision Recruitment

This Dimensional Calibration Engineer role is posted by Precision Recruitment, specialists in Engineering, Technical, Construction and Sales Recruitment. Operating in our tenth year, we have placed hundreds of engineers in fantastic new roles. Precision cover the whole spectrum of engineering roles from Welders, Fabricators, CNC Machinists, Design Engineers, Quality Managers and Production Managers.
We have many engineering roles around the Midlands including Leicester, Coventry, Derby, Nottingham, Coalville and Northampton so get in touch today.


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