Janicki Industries/Hamilton Published: February 27, 2020
Location
Hamilton, Washington
Job Type
Category

Description

POSITION DESCRIPTION

The Metrology Technician performs a variety of duties and multiple uses of different skillsets. Technicians are required to follow detailed instructions and drawings, in the inspection of tooling fixtures, precision weldments, machined surfaces and fly-away aerospace parts. Equipment maintenance, drawing interpretation, computational analysis and CAD/CAM software navigation are common tasks.

The Metrology Technician has three levels of competency to be determined by performance, certifications, and supervisor discretion:

  • Basic to Capable
  • Proficient to Expert
  • Proficient to Expert and acting in a lead capacity

 

The following essential job functions are performed as a Metrology Technician:

  • Attention to detail and quality is required
  • Understand and use the basic principles of linear and geometric dimensional metrology.  Topics include basic measuring instruments; mechanical, electronic, pneumatic, and optical measuring instruments; quality data acquisition systems; coordinate measuring machines; attribute gauging, geometric functional gauging; surface integrity determination; and geometric profile measurement.
  • Ability to read and understand blue-prints and / or CAD models
  • Performs preventive maintenance on machines and facilities including daily inspections, weekly maintenance, and annual maintenance
  • Receives and carries out directions from designated Supervisors and Production Leads
  • Must be able to understand and comply with Safety Practices
  • Complies with 5S, AS9100 and Nadcap Standards and Practices
  • Identifies and obtains equipment, tools and materials needed to properly perform job function
  • Sets up scaffolding and safety barriers under direction
  • Properly executes Hazardous Material Disposal activities
  • Performs preventive maintenance on machines and facilities as required
  • Knowledge of common hand tools and demonstrated mechanical capabilities
  • Performs on the job training, AS9100, Nadcap training and other training as required
  • Performs other duties as assigned
  • Must work well under pressure, meeting and completing multiple deadlines.  The incumbent shall, at all times, demonstrate cooperative behavior with colleagues and supervisors.
  • Being at work on time and maintaining good attendance is a condition of employment and is an essential function of the job.

 

QUALIFICATIONS

MUST BE U.S. CITIZEN OR LEGAL PERMANENT RESIDENT FOR THIS POSITION. 

Due to our ITAR and EAR regulations, applicants must be a US Citizen or of Legal Permanent Resident Status as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b (a) (3).

EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE

  • High School diploma or GED required, additional CAD-based experience is preferred
  • Two year technical degree preferred
  • Experience with sensitive, calibrated equipment is preferred
  • Must have general computer competency
  • Must have effective verbal and written communication skills

ADDITIONAL JOB DUTIES

Job duties may include one or more of the following:

  • Work in a quality capacity to an auditable level of consistency
  • Utilize several sophisticated software programs to allow comprehensive analysis of measurement data for customers.  Types of analysis may include: Best Fit Analysis of point data to surface models, Tool & Part Comparisons to engineering CAD Models/Datasets, 5-axis Milling machine Alignment (volumetric compensation, accuracy and repeatability), and Composite Lay-up Stock Analysis.
  • Advanced Assembly Procedures, will include detailed hardware installation, plus in-process and final assembly of a wide variety of tooling, parts, and models.
  • Inspects visually or checks a few points of small parts with acceptance limits clearly defined or reference samples furnished.
  • Ability to read and understand blue-prints and / or CAD models
  • Janicki Certified, Overhead Crane, Forklift and Manlift Operation (as separate Certifications)
  • Operation of Pneumatic and Power tools, drills, grinders, saws, impact drivers, sanders, etc.
  • Operation of Bench Power Tools, - Horizontal / Vertical Bandsaw, Bench Grinder, drill press, vertical mill/lathe, drill bit sharpener, scissors sharpener, table saw, miter saw. etc.
  • Perform aerospace tool finishing utilizing sanding, grinding of exacting tolerances on flat surfaces and   compound curves as well as doing detailed patch/repairs on the same
  • Understanding of mill gauging procedures
  • Prepare surfaces and apply filled resins or comparable for repairs