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2nd Shift Calibration Technician

Statement of Employment Relationship

What we want you to do and what you need in order to do it.

Our Mission is to provide customer satisfaction by maintaining an environment dedicated to quality, capability and timeliness. The position requires the use of your education and experience to help accomplish our Corporate Mission and grow our business.

Our Culture is designed to foster team skills as well as individual skills. Each employee will be evaluated on his/her contribution to the team as well as his/her individual contribution towards attaining corporate goals. Training in both technical and general business knowledge will be provided for as long as you work for our team.

We expect you to maintain separation between personal and business responsibilities to allow for proper focus on the task at hand. A well-developed work ethic and task orientation will ensure quality service and timely delivery to our customers.

Our management structure is relatively flat, and our style is relaxed and open. New ideas and cross-functional thinking are encouraged and most importantly, management will listen. We provide the tools to support our expectations and promote team and individual success. Metrics are used to ensure corporate goals are met and customer satisfaction is guaranteed.

We have an opening for a full-time 2nd Shift Calibration Technician. The successful candidate will be self-motivated, organized and collaborative.

This position offers a competitive salary, a comprehensive benefits package, and an excellent life-work balance.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Ensure the accuracy of the measurement taken using the proper calibration standards.

  • Analyze and interpret data and other information to complete calibrations procedure.

  • Properly document data and results using Essco and customer templates and procedures.

  • Take a proactive role in supporting the Team and providing customer support while maintaining the highest level of integrity.

  • Completes calibrations in a safe, timely, and accurate manner, following Essco and customer-specific templates and procedures.

  • Responsible for handling and maintaining Essco and customer equipment, including testing and standards equipment.

  • Basic understanding of Traceability, Substitution of Standards, and Test Accuracy and Uncertainty Ratios.

  • Basic understanding and application of instrument, equipment, and loop calibrations of various parameters in manufacturing, utilities, and laboratory environments.

  • Learns and develops an understanding of Traceability, Substitution of Standards, and Test Accuracy and Uncertainty Ratios as part of ISO 17025 requirements.

  • Reliable, confident, eager to learn, and enjoy working in a team environment.

  • Work according to deadlines while continuing to meet standards

  • Analysis, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills to review systems, find flaws and pose solutions.


  • AA/AS degree in Engineering, other related technical fields, or equivalent military training preferred.

  • 0-2 years of relevant work experience in calibration, testing or engineering.

  • Familiar with the requirements of ISO17025, ISO 9001 and ANSI/NCSL Z-540

  • Computer literate and able to use enterprise lab management software, MS excel.

  • Effective oral and written communication.

  • Good interpersonal skills such as active listening, teamwork, dependability, motivation, flexibility, patience and empathy.

  • Good organizational skills and the demonstrated ability to prioritize and accomplish goals.

  • Strong math skills.

Physical Demands:

  • Communicate effectively.

  • Sit, stand, and walk.

  • Use hands and fingers to handle or feel and to manipulate keys on a keyboard.

  • Reach with arms and hands.

  • Moderate to heavy lifting up to 50 lbs.

  • Vision abilities required in this job include close vision requiring focusing eyes on a nearby object for prolonged periods of time.

Work Environment:

  • Professional lab environment.

  • Exposure to moving mechanical parts, pressurized cylinders, chemicals, and high-voltage power.

  • Routinely use office equipment, including computers, copiers, and phones.

  • Noise level is usually quiet to moderate.

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