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Metrology Technician

Date: Aug 18, 2019

Location: US - MN - Eden Prairie, US

Company: MTS Systems



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Why do so many people join MTS Systems Corporation and stay for a career? Because this is a place where you get to apply your creativity, work with smart people on fascinating projects, and make a positive impact on people’s lives. It is a place where you can learn, innovate and grow professionally.


Transforming what’s possible with cars, aircraft, bridges, wind turbines and space-age materials — this is work we dream about as kids. At MTS, it’s a rewarding career path for talented individuals who are willing to work hard, think hard, and commit to solving complex and critical challenges for our customers around the world, many of whom are leaders in their respective industries.


By joining MTS, you’ll have access to the latest tools and technologies, along with the support of colleagues who are passionate about their work. You’ll discover a dynamic culture of continuous improvement that extends to our people, one that offers numerous ways to expand your knowledge and advance your career. And because we are a global company, your work may also include world travel.


Our business is thriving. Our future is exciting. Your potential is unlimited.



Primary Objective:
To provide support in the field of Metrology. To direct the Metrology effort so as to provide measurement traceability of all test and measuring equipment used by MTS.

Major Areas of Accountability:

1.    Diagnoses and/or repairs many of the problems found in calibration of instrumentation.


2.    Initiates the acquisition of parts and/or equipment within the Department.


3.    Initiates and revises calibration procedures as needed.


4.    Assists other departments in solving their test equipment problems, whether the concern is measurement techniques, instrument operation, or instrument deficiency.


5.    Aids in training other technicians.


6.    Performs calibration on test instruments following procedures with little supervision.


7.    Deals effectively with in-house and field service personnel.


8.    Accurately documents work.


9.    Maintains good housekeeping methods to facilitate orderly and efficient testing and to minimize safety hazards.


10.  Performs all position responsibilities in a timely and efficient manner and in order of established priorities.


11.  Performs other duties and responsibilities as assigned.



Two year technology vocational education

Ability to comprehend and apply oral and written instructions.


MTS Systems Corporation is An Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, creed, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, marital status or veteran status.


Nearest Major Market: Minneapolis

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