KBR Metrology Technician 1 in TROY, New York

Title: Metrology Technician 1

Location: US-US-NY-TROY

Job Number: 1062198

Independently tests, calibrates, and repairs electrical, mechanical, electromechanical, and electronic measuring, recording, and indicating instruments and equipment for conformance to established standards, and assists in formulating calibration standards.

Identifies magnitude of error sources contributing to uncertainty of results to determine reliability of measurement process in quantitative terms.

Plans sequence of testing and calibration procedures for instruments and equipment, according to blueprints, schematics, technical manuals, and other specifications.

Sets up standard and special purpose laboratory equipment to test, evaluate, and calibrate other instruments and test equipment.

Disassembles instruments and equipment, using hand tools, and inspects components for defects.

Reassembles and calibrates instruments and equipment.

Customer support for equipment management and disposition.

Equipment inventory management.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Position Scope:

Responsible for the calibration and certifying of electronic and physical/dimensional measuring and test equipment to technical specifications, maintaining traceability to the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST).


Associates degree or applicable technical training and certifications and 2 years of directly related experience.

Specific contract requirements regarding education and experience will prevail.

Preferred candidates will demonstrate technical competency with general purpose test equipment including calibration and component level troubleshooting.

Equipment inventory management and asset tracking, direct customer interactions and general program support as required.

Fluke Met Team, Fluke Met/Track and Met/Cal experience a plus.

PMEL graduate preferred.

Knowledge and practical application of standard processes to ensure the maintenance of an accredited Quality System ISO9001:2008, Z-540.1 and NIST traceable certificates of compliance.

Job: Skilled Trades - Technicians