AECOM Metrologist in Kennedy Space Center, Florida

United States of America - Florida, Kennedy Space Center

Job Summary

Purpose and Scope:

Calibrate, repair and maintain precision measuring equipment, such as electronic, electro-mechanical, physical, dimensional, mechanical and optical Test, Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE). Also provide engineering support to Calibration Specialists within the calibration laboratory.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Interprets complex equipment specifications to develop reliable calibration methods and procedures. Maintains and updates existing inventory of calibration procedures and forms.

  • Performs analysis to determine measurement process capability and uncertainty.

  • Identifies, recommends and evaluates test and measuring equipment to maintain and improve laboratory capabilities.

  • Assists technicians with technical issues and problems, including troubleshooting broken equipment and resolving measurement problems.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all self-aid/buddy aid responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to their job.

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in a related engineering discipline or equivalent experience. Eight years directly related experience. Must possess the ability to read, analyze, and interpret complex engineering information and terminology. Must possess excellent oral and written communication skills. The capability to communicate technical and related budgetary and planning information, both verbally and in writing.

Must possess:

  • Thorough understanding in the care and use of TMDE.

  • Good working knowledge of the calibration and maintenance of electronic, electro-mechanical, physical, dimensional, mechanical and optical Test, Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE) and calibration laboratory measurement standards.

  • Good working knowledge of electrical, electronics, electromechanical, mechanical, physics, optics and thermal principles; mathematics and number systems.

  • Knowledge of electrical theory, electronics and/or physics, and operating principles of TMDE.

  • Knowledge required to read, interpret and analyze block, schematic and wiring diagrams, blueprints and technical publications.

Proficiency in troubleshooting techniques, calibration traceability, metrology techniques and safe laboratory practices.

Position may require travel. Position may require the ability to pass and maintain a Security Clearance. U. S. Citizenship required for

unescorted access to assigned work area(s). Must be able to successfully pass a National Agency Check w/Inquires.

NO RELOCATION.

Preferred Qualifications

KSC experience

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 195112BR

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.