Electronic Test Equipment Calibration Technician Needed by Axiom Test Equipment
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July 1, 2021 - Vista, California - Axiom Test Equipment, an electronic test equipment rentals and
sales company headquartered in North County San Diego, currently has the need for
an Electronic Test Equipment Calibration Technician. We are looking for an experienced,
dedicated and ethical electronic calibration technician to help support our team.
Do you want to work in a low-stress calibration lab, Monday through Friday, with
no on-sites? Would you prefer to be treated as a person and not a number? If you
have experience calibrating RF/Microwave, GPTE, and high-power test equipment, come
talk to us about joining our team in Vista California.
To calibrate both customer-owned and Axiom-owned electronic test equipment by
performing one or more of the following: calibration, installation of options, troubleshooting,
refurbishing, maintenance of electronic test and measurement equipment. Assist salespeople,
customers and management on technical matters and equipment operation, setup and
Calibrate electronic test equipment.
Functional test of equipment (purchases, rental returns and RMA returns) for
proper operation and evidence of customer abuse.
Follow calibration procedures and methods.
Ensures proper procedures are used to test and calibrate equipment according
to manufacturer specifications, accepted methods, or GIDEP
Adhere to Axiom QMS and ensure compliance to 17025 accreditation.
Prepare calibration reports and certificates.
Ability to perform uncertainty evaluation and measurements not required but
is a plus.
Diligently update asset database to reflect most current operational status
of inventory and customer repair items.
Ensure Axiom’s sale and rental assets are in "Ready" status and are able to
ship to customers immediately .
Maintain a high level of quality in all work performed with 0% defect being
Assist customers in applications and diagnosis of equipment malfunctions and
Other duties as assigned.
Experienced and proficient in calibration
Experienced and proficient in repair to the component level, of General Purpose
and RF/Microwave test equipment is not required but is a plus.
Metrology background required (TMDE/PMEL certified or Associates degree in Electrical
Technologies or equivalent).
Experience and proficiency using and testing network analyzers, spectrum analyzers,
microwave sweepers/signal generators, phase noise analyzers. Must also be experienced
and comfortable working with high-power test equipment such as AC Sources, AC/DC
Loads and DC Power Supplies, Temperature/Humidity chambers, General Purpose, EMC,
Amplifiers, and Electrical Test Equipment.
Strong background with computers, Windows OS, and Networking, as it pertains
to modern test equipment.
Excellent English writing, reading and oral communication skills.
Experience / background in Quality Management and Systems (ISO: 9001 ISO: 17025)
Military calibration training and/or civilian cal lab experience.
Must be able to perform general math and algebra functions
Knowledge and experienced with schematics, wiring diagrams and other technical
documents a plus.
Familiarity with current and older test equipment from Keysight (Agilent / HP),
Rohde & Schwarz, Anritsu, Fluke, Chroma, California Instruments, Yokogawa and
Tektronix a plus.
Common sense research abilities.
Ability to lift a minimum of 50 lbs.
Self-motivator and good team-player.
Strong attention to details.
Measure of Performance
Technical knowledge and ability to calibrate (repair experience is a plus)
Goal of 0% defects
Meet or exceed assigned objectives
Volume of items tested/calibrated
Number of inventory items in repair status kept low.
Productivity and performance of assigned duties
Control, accuracy and timeliness of details as related to duties and responsibilities
Interaction with fellow employees, supervisor, managers, subordinates, business
guests, contractors, and customers.
Full-time Pay: $23.00 - $32.00 per hour
Paid time off Schedule: 8 hour shift
Calibration / Metrology: 2 years (Required)
United States (Required) Work
Bi weekly or Twice monthly
This Job Is
A job for which military experienced candidates are encouraged to apply
A good job for someone just entering the workforce or returning to the
workforce with limited experience and education
Open to applicants who do not have a college diploma
About Axiom Test Equipment
Get Exactly What You Need. Rent - Buy - Repair - Trade-In
Established in 2005, Axiom Test Equipment strives to continually improve itself
and offer the best value for its customers. We offer our customers several practical,
efficient and cost effective solutions for their business or projects' test equipment
needs. Whether you need to
rent & buy test equipment,
test equipment, sell or trade equipment, we are committed to providing superior
customer service and high quality electronic test equipment.
At Axiom Test Equipment we provide several services. We
rent electronic test and measurement equipment. We also sell test
equipment. If you have a piece of malfunctioning or broken test equipment we also
have an in-house repair lab. For anyone seeking a way to offload their surplus or
obsolete equipment, we offer a trade-in program or we can buy the equipment from
We stock a comprehensive inventory of equipment and can use our extensive network
to find you those hard to get items. We believe in getting equipment to you quickly
and at a competitive price.
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