Calibration Technician

Job Locations US-PA-Somerset
Calibration Technicians
Full-Time Regular (40 hrs/wk)


Transcat is Now Hiring: Calibration Technicians (Level  I, II or Senior Technicians)


Join the industry leader in calibration! Transcat is experiencing unprecedented growth in its service segment of inspection, measurement, and test equipment business. Servicing markets in Aerospace, Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, and Chemical. Leverage your calibration skills to help us continue our growth. Or utilize your mechanical or electrical knowledge to develop a new career track in this growing Industry. Apply classes you may have taken at universities or vocational training programs.

  • Opportunities to learn 16 unique calibration disciplines.
  • Work in a climate-controlled laboratory within Transcat’s 20+ locations in the U.S.
  • Interface directly with customers by performing work on-site at a customer’s operation.
  • Train with industry experts to master your skills.


A calibration technician will be expected to perform the following; other duties may be assigned.

  • Calibration technicians will work with other technicians within the lab to learn calibration fundamentals which can include measurement, temperature, electronics, etc
  • Identify and utilize appropriate measurement techniques.
  • Maintain calibration standards
  • Must be able to perform these functions within a laboratory setting and/or supervised customer on-site


Primary Objectives:

  • Learn and develop the fundamental skills necessary for calibration techniques and processes
  • Develop skills necessary to perform calibrations independently
  • Develop skills necessary to advance to calibration technician II positions which include basic understanding and proficiency in at least one discipline


Travel: Approximately 25% -50%


Required Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

To be considered for a calibration technician I position, the following knowledge, skills and abilities are required

  • Ability to learn new skills in regard to calibration and calibration processes
  • Previous experience with electronic or pressure training preferred
  • Basic mathematical skills including algebra, geometry and statistics
  • Familiarity with basic tools
  • Proficiency with office computer software including Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Basic organizational and time management skills
  • Candidates with experience in PMEL, PME, TMDE, Metrology, Calibration, ASQ CCT, METCAL, GPETE,Electronics, GCAMS, or Avionics highly desired


Education and Experience:

  • Associate’s Degree from college or technical school; or 1+ year related experience and/or training; orequivalent combination of education and experience highly preferred.


Physical Demands
These physical demands are representative of the physical requirements necessary for an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodation can be made to enable people with disabilities to perform the described essential functions.

  • While performing the responsibilities of the job, the employee is required to talk and hear. The employeeis often required to sit and use their hands and fingers, to handle tools and equipment
  • The employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach with arms and hands, climb or balance, andto stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl.
  • Occasionally will be required to lift upwards of 75lbs


Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status


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