Metrology Engineer

NES Global Talent
£28000 - £30000 per annum
19 Oct 2016
17 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Metrology Engineer / CMM Programmer (Automotive) - Birmingham - £30k + Package


A Major 1st tier automotive supplier is seeking a Metrology Engineer to join their ever growing business.

In the role you will support gauge design issues, liaising with Engineering, Metrology and external suppliers with regard to set piece and fixture limitations so as to achieve optimum gauge function on service.


- Support a safe working environment, considering Company procedures and current legislation.
- Ability to set and calibrate all gauges
- Calibration of over 1000 guages
- To be familiar with post-process gauge systems in order to effect repairs, write programs for analysis system and fault find system problems
- Using Marposs flagging gauges
- Liaising with suppliers to help diagnosis of faults requiring external assistance
- Repair mechanical and basic electrical functions and create programs as required for new components/features
- Using a Zeiss CMM machine and programming using Calypso
- Ordering gauge spares and components.

Skills and Qualifications:

- HNC or equivalent and a minimum of 2 years` experience in a relevant discipline or equivalent.
- Knowledge and experience of CMM programming (ideally using Calypso software with Zeiss CMM)

- Practical Problem Solving


- £30,000 basic salary
- Attendance Bonus
- Normal Days 8.00 - 16.30 Mon-Thurs/ 8.00 - 13.00 Fri
- Pension (employer matches up to max 12%)
- Continuous training and development
- 33 days holiday p/annum

Established in 1978, NES Global Talent provides a complete range of contract and permanent talent solutions to the Oil and Gas, Power, Construction and Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Manufacturing and IT sectors worldwide. With more than 40 offices in 28 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. Offering far more than a traditional recruitment service, we fully support our contractors while they are on assignment with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.