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Metrology Lab Tech Plant 1


Newton, United States of America

Role Purpose
The purpose of the Lab Technician is to provide technical support needed for Manufacturing, Assembly and Management to start and maintain an acceptable level of quality in purchased and sub contracted components at Plant 1.

Key Responsibilities
Comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures.

Maintain a cooperative attitude toward all associates.

Complete PPAP dimensional data documentation.

Assist in measuring 1st piece of standard production parts.

Perform mechanical plate layouts with minimal supervision.

Assist in the training of associates for techniques and use of Metrology Lab equipment.

Apply analytical problem solving techniques where appropriate.

Operate all lab equipment in the Metrology Lab in a safe and effective manner.

Assist gage technician with minor adjustments and repairs to gages.

Interpret, operate, program and edit helical gear programs into the P40 gear analyzer, CMM’s

Participate in GR & R studies.

Understand and maintain current GKN prints in the Metrology Lab

Use CMM and optical comparator for inspection.

Perform GP12 inspections

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

High School Diploma or GED Required

Technical training and quality control / calibration techniques.

Computer literate with demonstrated ability to learn and use Word, Excel, Powerpoint, windchill and other computer software.

Posses excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.

Demonstrated organizational skills with ability to handle multiple tasks.
Proficient Math, Algebra and Trigonometry / Shop Math / Metric System

Proficient with use of computer, MS Office Software

Proficient blueprint reading

Basic metrology and gage use experience

Proficient in part Inspection

Basic gage repair

Basic understanding of geometric tolerancing (GD&T experience)

Possess a working knowledge of SPC.

CMM experience

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