Instrumentation/Calibration Technician (ATDL)

Livonia, Michigan
02 Sep 2016
25 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
Assume responsibility for specific technical areas and prepare procedures as required. Performs wiring and pin/socket assembly and preventive maintenance activities in the facility. Responsibilities include:
• Correct and timely completion of work orders
• Documentation and file maintenance
• Utilize Asset Management database software
• Operate pressure transducers, transmitters, load cells, temperature transmitters, gas analyzers and handheld/bench top test instruments such as multimeters, process calibrators, thermometers.
• Work with computers, Microsoft-Office applications, and other database tools to perform routine tasks.
• Perform equipment lock out as needed
• Manage consumable inventories
• Schematic reading, trouble shoot facility problems, participate in facility upgrade projects
• Planned maintenance - preventive maintenance of instrument/subsystem
• Reactive maintenance - Instrument/system troubleshooting, fault isolation and repair
• Compliance with local safety and quality procedures
High School Diploma

  • Associates Degree or equivalent in instrumentation, electronics, or a related discipline
  • Experience in instrument component repair, and instrumentation / electrical schematic reading
  • Have an understanding of 12 volt electronics, instrumentation, engine and drivetrain components and their functions.
  • Computer experience

Essential Functions

Work Environment

Inside facility - 100%

Physical Requirements

Must be able to lift less than 50 lbs. - 10%

Climbing - 25%

Safety glasses, hearing protecting on sites, and safety shotes - 100%

Audiogram required (TWA over 85 dB)

Sitting - 50%

Standing - 50%

Equipment and Machines

Computer - 25%

PMHV - 25%

Air driven sockets, basic hand tools - 25%


Monday through Friday - 7:00 am to 3:30 pm

Days (2nd shift) but shift assignment is subject to change, so candidate must be flexible with available work hours.

Regular attendance and punctuality critical

Other Essential Functions

Must pass a drug screen, background check, and HPE.

Must demonstrate professional behavior at all times when dealing with customers, management and co-workers. Must have clear, concise and accurate communications skills in English, both verbal and written. Grooming and dress must be appropriate for the position and must not impose a safety risk to self or others. Must maintain a positive work atmosphere by behaving and communicating in a professional manner. Dependable personal transportation to work site is required.