Instrumentation/Calibration Technician (ATDL)

Livonia, Michigan
02 Sep 2016
08 Feb 2017
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.