Metrology Technician

  • £30000 - £32000 per annum
  • Sunderland
  • Posted: 21/09/2020
  • Permanent
  • Job Ref: 025420097

Job Details

We are currently looking to recruit a Metrology Technician for one of the world's premier global automotive suppliers. Rresponsiblele for measurement, analysis of data, gauging of product for project launch and ongoing mass production. Management of gauge development as part of a cross functional team (Central Engineering).

Metrology Technician

Salary: c£32000 + benefits

Location: Sunderland


o Interpret technical drawings and CAD data to develop measurement fixture concepts with gauge manufactures

o Produce programmes for Portable CMM Arms and Non- Contact Scanning Systems (Blue light) for the measurement components

o Prepare measurement reports to customer requirement

o Undertake regular and on off trial measurement studies, using SPC tools to analyse the data to identify trends and production stability issues

o Co-Ordinate Gauge R&R studies and results for new measurement gauges

o Control the calibration of all shop floor and laboratory equipment on site

o Generate gauge / check fixture specification and agree with customer

o Support quality management and site management objectives and tasks


You will already be an experience Metrology Technician, CMM Programmer or Quality Inspector with a strong background in dimensional control and measurement gained in automotive or similar world class manufacturing environment

o Programming and operating Faro arm CMM, non-contact scanning and other measurement methods

o Knowledge of 3D analysis software, eg. Polyworks

o Understanding of measurement methods / methodology – MSA, Gauge R&R

o IT literacy, including a working knowledge of reporting software eg. Minitab, Excel

o Excellent organization skills and management of priorities

o 6-Sigma trained or trained in other problem-solving methodologies (quality tools required) with strong analytical skills

o Excellent communication skills and the ability to present to all levels of internal and external customer

The opportunity:

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Metrology or CMM Engineer to be part of an established global company who are currently undergoing a period of significant investment in the facility. In return our client is offering a fantastic salary and benefits package plus the opportunity to make a real contribution to the success and growth of the organisation.

Apply on-line or call Robert Wigley for a confidential discussion

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