Fortive Corporation Calibration Technician in Chicago, Illinois

Calibration Technician

About Us:

Tektronix is a place where people are challenged to explore the boundaries of what’s possible, bringing the digital future one step closer every day. Our work accelerates technological breakthroughs that are revolutionizing culture and industry worldwide. Through precision-engineered measurement solutions, we work with our customers to eliminate the barriers between inspiration and realization of world-changing technologies. Realize your true potential at Tektronix – join us in revolutioneering a better tomorrow.

Description:

We have an exceptional opportunity for a Calibration

Technician to join our team in Chicago, IL.

Calibration Technicians perform routine and complex work related

to the repair and calibration of test, measurement and diagnostic equipment.

Tektronix will invest in your professional growth by providing you with

education and training opportunities to keep current in the field. The work

environment is fast-paced, high-energy and professionally rewarding.

Responsibilities Include:

· With minimal supervision performs routine

calibration on a range of equipment including pressure, physical dimensional

and general purpose electronic test equipment.

· Performs calibration activity both in a laboratory

metrology environment or on customer manufacturing floor as required.

· Follows company, customer and manufacturing

procedures, compiles electronic test reports documenting test results.

· In a manufacturing environment, engages with

test operators and cell supervisors to schedule down time on test stations,

communicates delays to the customer, and responds to customer requests.

· Complies with company and customer policies

as they relate to adherence to quality standards, ESD protection, and Environmental

health and safety.

Qualifications:

Job

Qualifications

The

successful candidate will possess the following combination of education and

experience:

Required:

· Must meet the requirements to drive a company

vehicle (valid driver's license and clean driving record).

· Military PMEL/TMDE/DOD training preferred.

· Experience in equipment calibration in RF required

· Must have strong customer service

skills.

· Proficient with Windows, Microsoft Office,

and Internet applications with an emphasis on Excel required.

· Capable of lifting (50 pounds) unassisted.

Preferred:

· Familiarity with ATE (Automated Test

Equipment) systems.

· Experience with the calibration and use of

torque tools.

Due to US Department of Commerce export control regulations governing technical data of Tektronix products, Tektronix needs to know the citizenship of all its employees. Note that US Citizenship is not required for most positions. Hired candidates will be asked to bring proof of citizenship (passport, birth certificate, green card, visa or similar) on their first day of work.

All employment offers are contingent upon successful completion of our pre-employment drug screening, background/criminal check, and if applicable a motor vehicle record search and/or financial record check.

Candidates with less education/experience may be considered for other opportunities

Fortive Corporation Overview:

Fortive is a diversified industrial growth company comprised of global businesses that are recognized leaders in attractive markets. With more than $6 billion in annual revenues, Fortive’s well-known brands hold leading positions in field instrumentation, transportation, sensing, product realization, automation and specialty, and franchise distribution.

Fortive is headquartered in Everett, Washington and employs a team of more than 24,000 research and development, manufacturing, sales, distribution, service and administrative employees in more than 40 countries around the world. Our team grows by tackling challenges that accelerate progress and further their careers. With a culture rooted in continuous improvement, the core of our company’s operating model is the Fortive Business System. For more information please visit: www.fortive.com at https://fortive.taleo.net/enterprise/enterprise/ .

Job: Technical Service

Primary Location: North America-United States-IL-Chicago

Organization: Tektronix

Schedule: Full-time

EEO Statement: "The company in which you have expressed employment interest is a subsidiary or affiliate of Fortive Corporation. The subsidiary or affiliate is referred to as a ""Fortive Company."" Fortive Corporation and all Fortive Companies are equal opportunity employers that evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, marital status, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or other characteristics protected by law. The ""EEO is the Law"" poster is available at: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf. Individuals who need a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the employment process should call 1-866-272-5573 or e-mail applyassistance@fortive.com to request accommodation."

Req ID: TEK007685