Job: Metrology Specialist [contract]

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Job Description

Company Overview:

Teledyne Controls’ mission, vision, and value statements have never really changed in principle since 1964. Dedication to every employee and client’s success; Innovation that matters - for our company and for the world; Trust and personal responsibility in all relationships – Teledyne Controls is EveryWhereYouLook!

Position Summary and Responsibilities:

Teledyne is seeking a seasoned Metrology Specialist to develop, document and maintain the calibration system, procedures and the calibration of electrical, dimensional, optical and mechanical, measurement and test equipment.

Essential Functions:

  • Maintain the Calibration Database for all Test and Measuring Equipment.
  • Issue monthly calibration recall list to Calibration Area Coordinators.
  • Retrieve Test and Measuring Equipment from Calibration Area Coordinators and manage the calibration process of the equipment.
  • Input calibration test results into the Calibration Database.
  • Arrange calibration of factory test sets with the Production Test Manager.
  • Arrange calibration of engineering test sets with the Engineering Test Manager.
  • Generate Calibration Test Certificates for factory test sets.
  • Analysis General Purpose Test Equipment usage and procure new equipment as necessary.
  • Generate purchase requisition for replacement equipment.
  • Collaborate with Engineering Test Manager on the introduction of new technology and the procurement of new test equipment to support the technology.
  • Arrange for calibration of measuring and test equipment at the following Teledyne Controls Facilities: El Segundo CA, Thousand Oaks CA and Eagan MN.
  • Negotiate yearly Calibration Services Purchase Orders for Measuring and Test Equipment and for Weights and Scales.
  • Generate purchase requisition for day to day items such as pin gages, mechanical gages, calipers and small fixtures.
  • Maintain the Crimp Tools, including calibration, maintenance and procurement of replacements tools.
  • Issue and retrieve Crimp Tools.
  • Perform calibration of dimension measurement equipment (such as calipers, height gages, micrometers, pin gages).
  • Instruct Inspectors on the use mechanical equipment, tools and gages. 
  • Determine the need for new procedures and assist in the writing of those procedures.
  • Provide all customer and regulatory and internal auditors with data and records related to the calibration system.
  • Perform other assigned duties.


  • Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from two-year college or technical school.
  • At least a minimum of two to five years’ of experience in the metrology and/or calibration field.
  • 5 year experience working in a Defense or Aerospace Company.
  • 3 year experience working in a Metrology or Calibration Laboratory.
  • 2 year experience working as a Metrology or Calibration Technician.
  • Proficient knowledge of Microsoft products: basic knowledge of Word, PowerPoint, Outlook; advance knowledge of Excel.
  • Solid experience with Data Bases such as Access and/or File-Maker.
  • Must be able to work with minimum supervision.
  • Must be able to work on assignments that are complex in nature where judgment is required in resolving problems and making routine recommendations with little to no assistance. 
  • Must able to work and communicate well in a team environment. 


This is a [CONTRACT LABOR] opportunity with one of the leading providers of sophisticated solutions designed to help operators increase flight safety and operational efficiency through more efficient aircraft data and information management, located in El Segundo, California. 

Teledyne is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, religious creed, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, transgender, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, age, disability, protected Veteran Status, genetics or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.


If you need assistance or an accommodation while seeking employment, please email or call (805)373-4545.  Determinations on requests for reasonable accommodation will be made on a case-by-case basis.  Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will receive a response. 


In our efforts to maintain a safe and drug-free workplace, Teledyne Controls requires that candidates complete a satisfactory background check and pass a drug screen prior to employment.

Contact Us


Teledyne Controls, LLC - Headquarters
501 Continental Blvd.
El Segundo, CA 90245
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Thousand Oaks, CA
1049 Camino Dos Rios
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Eagan, Minnesota
1365 Corporate Center Curve; Suite 100
Saint Paul, MN 55121
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Seattle, Washington
900 SW 16th Street, Suite 225
Renton, WA 98057
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Headquarters
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Thousand Oaks, CA
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Eagan, Minnesota
Teledyne Controls, LLC - Seattle, Washington