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Calibration Technician

Posted 9 March by RS Components Ended

Calibration Technician


Competitive Salary + Great Benefits

As part of the calibration team, you will perform time critical calibration to customers' requirements on instrumentation purchased new from the RS catalogue and on both RS supplied and Non-RS supplied instrumentation returned by the customer for recalibration in compliance with the Company's UKAS and BSI approvals.

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Interpreting a product specification in order to prove manufactures claims and to produce a calibration certificate.
  • Adjusting a product to bring it back into manufacturer's specification can be time consuming and can require technical skills.
  • Speaking to customers to explain an instrument has failed calibration.
  • Speaking to colleagues on technical issues.
  • Working and behaving as a team to achieve set departmental objectives.
  • Be focused on completing all calibrations and then checking other areas to help achieve the customer turnaround.
  • Planning the daily workload to achieve customer turnaround.
  • Completing calibrations in a timely manner
  • Speaking to customers to explain an instrument has failed calibration.
  • Speaking to colleagues on technical issues.
  • Interpersonal, communication and telephone skills as communicating with both customers and colleagues is part of the role
  • To participate in Comm.'s Cell's, briefs, team meetings, workshops and presentations as required
  • Whether an instrument is fit for return to the customer is the Calibration Technician's decision/responsibility
  • To adjust customer's unit within realistic timescales, if they are unable to carry out this task to inform team leader.

What we are looking for:

  • Experience of working a technical environment
  • Customer focused
  • Ability to prioritise workloads and make decisions
  • Evidence of delivering against targets
  • Evidence of working effectively with others
  • Microsoft Office skills.

What we can offer

The package (salary, bonus scheme, pension scheme, private health care and much more) that RS offer to its employees will make the job very rewarding and the training and development we are able to provide will give you the chance for a fulfilling long term career.

RS Components

RS Components is a trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, the global distributor for engineers. With operations in 32 countries, we offer more than 500,000 products through the internet, catalogues and at trade counters to over one million customers, shipping around 44,000 parcels a day. Electrocomponents is listed on the London Stock Exchange FTSE 250 and in the last financial year had revenues of £2bn.

How to Apply

Please apply online and upload your CV in English and follow any instructions online. If you experience any difficulties or require further details, please contact the Recruitment Team on +44 (0) .

Reference: 34645456

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