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Author Topic: Calibration Technician In Sunnyvale, CA  (Read 2734 times)

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Calibration Technician In Sunnyvale, CA
« on: 09-09-2006 -- 23:55:25 »

SIMCO Electronics originated in the heart of Silicon Valley in 1962 and was built on a foundation of dedication to customer service and commitment to technical superiority.  Today, SIMCO Electronics is headquartered in Sunnyvale, CA with a worldwide network of laboratories and international field service teams providing localized support.

SIMCO Electronics’ strategic emphasis is to provide enhanced program management systems and services for customers’ test and measurement equipment needs.  One global service provider improves quality control and compliance of services while reducing total program costs.

The principal markets served by SIMCO Electronics include Life Sciences, Electronic Components/Semiconductors, Communications/Optical Networking, Automotive, and Government.  Specific market-focused expertise is the core of SIMCO Electronics’ competencies and a central focus of capital investments and strategic initiatives.

We currently have an immediate opportunity for an Electronic Calibration Technician at our Sunnyvale, California lab. The ideal candidate will perform Electronic calibrations and/or repairs on general purpose and/or specialized measuring and test equipment. This is a team atmosphere primarily in a laboratory or manufacturing environment at a SIMCO location and/or customer sites and the position could require some domestic travel. This is a regular full time position.


Technical-The Electronic Calibration Technician will perform calibrations of Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment used in the Life Sciences, RF/Telecommunications, and Semiconductor/Electronic Components markets. The Electronic Calibration Technician may also repair Test Measurement and Diagnostic Equipment down to component level.

Responsibility, Accountability and Decision Making – Normally receives no instruction on routine work; general instructions on new assignments; applies job skills and company policies and procedures to complete a wide range of difficult tasks; works on assignments that are moderately complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations.

Communication and Interaction - Trains others in basic calibrations; writes coherent calibration procedures; regularly interacts with other technicians, Customer Service and Purchasing; interacts often with customers; interaction normally involves exchange or presentation of factual information, often as the specialist in a particular technical area.

Leadership - Acts on important opportunities as they arise; willing and able to act with a minimum of planning; translates ideas into actions; does not hesitate to pursue a sound, innovative idea; works quickly; enthusiastic about assignments and self-initiated tasks, encourages colleagues to also be excited about their work; acts ethically and honestly; confronts others whose behavior is not in line with the organization's convictions; words and actions are consistent; strives to excel; follows instructions accurately and in a timely manner; initiates many actions independently; takes responsibility for assigned and initiated tasks and completes them as expected.


• TMDE/PMEL certified or Associates degree in Electrical Technologies
• Minimum of 5 years Calibration experience
• Strong knowledge of electronic circuit theory
• Power and hand tools
• Must be able to life up to 65 pounds without assistance; occasional standing and bending required.


SIMCO provides employees with a complete salary/benefit package starting the 1st day of the month following hire, including Medical, Dental, Life, Vacation, PTO, Short Term Disability and Long Term Disability insurances, Educational Assistance and 401(k) w/matching.
SIMCO Electronics is proud of our diversity and equal opportunity employment practices.

Send resume to:

Colleen Maxwell
Senior Recruiter


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