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Technician, Calibration 2


Yakima, WA, US, 98903

Business Unit:  Systems and Support
Function:  Quality

Triumph Group designs, engineers, manufactures, repairs and overhauls a broad portfolio of aviation and industrial components, accessories, subassemblies, systems and aircraft structures. We partner with original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and operators of commercial, regional, business and military aircraft worldwide, to provide products and services that solve their hardest problems. So whatever the part, component or complexity of assembly, Triumph is committed to quality, service and meeting the specialized needs of each customer.

Triumph participates at all levels of the aerospace supply chain – from single components, to complex systems, to aerospace structures and their contents. We provide solutions for the entire product life cycle of an aircraft – from raw material to aftermarket service. Our unique ability to integrate a broad range of products and capabilities is our competitive advantage.


Gathers, sets, and issues equipment including: gages, tools, and instruments for use by Production and Inspection personnel.
2.    Responsible for maintaining lists, records, issuing communications to assigned delegates, and collection of due and past due calibrated equipment.

3.    Sets up standard and special purpose laboratory equipment to test, evaluate, and calibrate other instruments and test equipment.

4.    Inspection, disassembly, repair, cleaning, adjusting, and re-assembly of equipment and components.

5.    Chemical usage and safety guidelines per procedures and MSDS requirements.

6.    Data entry of Calibration records into Microsoft excel and or Calibration software.

7.    Corresponds with equipment and calibration vendors for technical resource and scheduled services.

8.    Ability to read and understand Engineering drawings, schematics, and specifications.

9.    Ability to gain expertise and maintains proficiency with all equipment within assigned responsibility.

10.    Work overtime when requested.

11.    Calibration component and equipment ordering, packaging, and receiving.

12.    Controls out of calibration and scrap equipment.

13.    Complies with all company policies and procedures, including safety requirements.

Physical Requirements: Work may require lifting, pulling, and carrying up to fifty (50) pounds; frequent bending, climbing stairs, and reaching; sitting for up to eight (8) hours per day; and standing up to eight (8) hours per day. The ability to manipulate small parts; and the ability to read intricate, small, and detailed writing with or without the use of corrective lenses.

Minimum experience and educational requirements: High School diploma or equivalent and minimum 1 year in Quality / inspection and or 1 year in a machining, manufacturing, or assembly type function.

Preferred experience / education: GAGEtrak calibration management software, Instrumentation training / certifications. 



Key Knowledge, Skills and Abilities Required:

1.    Customer service skills
2.    Sense of urgency
3.    Training retention
4.    Industry/product knowledge
5.    Mechanical / technical/functional knowledge
6.    Verbal / written communication skills
7.    Teamwork
8.    Mathematical ability
9.    Technical Problem-solving
10.    Detail oriented
11.    PC skills including Microsoft office
12.    Ability to read and write English

Pursuant to International Traffic Arms Regulations (“ITAR”) and the Export Administration Regulations (“EAR”), applicants for SELECT positions will be required to provide proof of U.S. Citizenship, U.S. Permanent Residence, or U.S. Immigration Status in order to meet the minimum qualifications for those select positions. All inquiries related to citizenship are asked solely to comply with ITAR and EAR export licensing requirements.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or disability. Please contact us if you require assistance in applying for Triumph Group and we will provide reasonable accommodations via HRDepartment@triumphgroup.com. If you’d like more information on your EEO rights under the law, please click here

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Yakima