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KBR Calibration Technician II in Olathe, Kansas


Calibration Technician II

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Job Summary

Contacts vendors by mail, email, or phone to coordinate RMA/RFQ's, expected completion, tracking of shipments, meeting TAT 21days.

Roles and Responsibilities


  • 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).

  • Performs calibration/repairs on equipment.

  • Calibrates standards used in calibrations.

  • Conducts uncertainty analysis, develops procedures, and ensures documentation conforms to Quality Systems requirements.

  • Installs new equipment; performs modifications on equipment to make it compatible with existing equipment or to enhance its functions.

  • Makes reports on electronic or instrumentation system conditions, repairs and preventive maintenance performed; prepares and maintains repair and maintenance records as required by federal and department regulations and directives.

  • Performs complex configuration and tests of equipment according to instructions, blueprints, schematic sketches and/or prescribed testing procedures.

  • Uses all hand tools and sets up and uses standard machine tools. Uses common laboratory measuring, calibrating, and test equipment.

  • Performs troubleshooting in conjunction with design modification functions involved in production or engineering liaison.

  • Makes design modification or devises and designs the equipment parts.

  • Provides guidance regarding equipment operation to customers and equipment operators.

  • Resolves group and customer issues, seeks to improve the overall productivity of the department, anticipates problems and initiates appropriate actions to eliminate them.

  • Proficient at understanding and writing reports and work instructions and assists customers to define technical requirements to meet their objective.

  • Provides advanced technical/electronic and instrumentation equipment repair work, troubleshooting, modifying, testing, calibrating, adjusting, repairing, and installing electronic, digital and analog equipment and monitoring devices.

  • Performs work safely, in-compliant to HS&E requirements, and takes actions to ensure a safe working environment.

  • Interacts effectively with others to produce the desired results.

  • Participates constructively in the utilization of process improvement methods to provide timely, cost-effective, quality services.

  • Performs routine operational tests to assure the modification produces desired outputs; evaluates environments in which equipment is to be installed and how electronic equipment will be affected.

  • Maintains records of test data and assists in writing test procedures and test evaluation reports.

  • Applies advanced skills in area of specialization.

  • May adapt procedures, techniques, tools, materials and/or equipment appropriate to meet special needs.

  • Performs all other duties as assigned.

Basic Qualifications (Required Education, Experience, Skills, and Certifications)

  • Must have a valid US driver’s license.

  • AS degree or applicable technical training and certifications

  • Experience with Microsoft office (Word, Excel, and PowerPoint)

  • U.S. Citizenship Status required due to client requirement.

Preferred Qualifications (Preferred Education, Experience, Skills, and Certifications)

  • AS degree or applicable technical training and certifications.

  • 4+ years of directly related experience.

  • Previous customer service experience is a plus.

  • Knowledge of ISO 17025 and understanding of measurement uncertainties.

  • Military PMEL/TMDE training preferred.

  • Preferred experience in dimensional calibration to include gage blocks, calipers, micrometers, thread plug gages, ring gages, and GD&T.

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

KBR Benefits

KBR offers a selection of competitive lifestyle benefits which could include 401K plan with company match, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, AD&D, flexible spending account, disability, paid time off, or flexible work schedule. We support career advancement through professional training and development. Click here to learn more: KBR Benefits

Inclusion and Diversity at KBR

At KBR, we are passionate about our people, sustainability, and our Zero Harm culture. These inform all that we do and are at the heart of our commitment to, and ongoing journey toward being a more inclusive and diverse company. That commitment is central to our team of team’s philosophy and fosters an environment of real collaboration across cultures and locations. Our individual differences and perspectives bring enhanced value to our teams and help us develop solutions for the most challenging problems. We understand that by embracing those differences and working together, we are more innovative, more resilient.

KBR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, national origin, veteran status, genetic information, union status and/or beliefs, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law.