Element Materials Technology

Calibration Technician

Job Locations US-MI-Warren


Element has an opportunity for a Calibration Technician to perform a variety of routine and non-routine metrology assignments within the department assigned and insures timely and accurate results without direct supervision.



  • Applies knowledge of measurement science, mathematics, physics, and electronics to calibration Test
  • Measurement, & Diagnostic Equipment (TMDE); in the electrical, dimensional, optical, physical, mechanical, thermodynamic, and/or chemical disciplines to ensure measurement accuracy
  • Local travel in the Detroit Metro area locations to perform various calibration tasks
  • Recommends standards, writes and reviews calibration procedures/processes as necessary, maintains calibration reports for proper traceability
  • Must have good verbal and written communications skills and be able to prioritize workload of their team in a constantly changing environment
  • Working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheets, orders processing and database software programs and systems. Including but not limited to: Microsoft software products, Fluke METCAL and METTEAM
  • Must be self motivated and have the ability to work independently under little to no supervision
  • Frequently interacts with other technicians, Customer Service Representatives, Managers and customers

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor degree in Engineering or Science field 
  • Minimum 3 years experience within a calibration field
  • Strong background of Oscilloscopes, DVM, Thermodynamics, Power Supplies, Torque, Load Force, Pressure
  • Materials and industrial process control equipment
  • Familiarity with ISO / IEC17025 Testing/Calibration Laboratories accreditation program and requirements
  • Working knowledge of measurement of uncertainty budgets and calculation estimates


To apply please email shailly.nanda@element.com

Company Overview

Element is one of the fastest growing testing, inspection and certification businesses in the world. Globally we have more than 6,500 brilliant minds operating from 200 sites across 30 countries. Together we share an ambitious purpose to ‘Make tomorrow safer than today’.


When failure in use is not an option, we help customers make certain that their products, materials, processes and services are safe, compliant and fit for purpose. From early R&D, through complex regulatory approvals and into production, our global laboratory network of scientists, engineers, and technologists support customers to achieve assurance over product quality, sustainable outcomes, and market access.


While we are proud of our global reach, working at Element feels like being part of a smaller company. We empower you to take charge of your career, and reward excellence and integrity with growth and development.


Industries across the world depend on our care, attention to detail and the absolute accuracy of our work. The role we have to play in creating a safer world is much bigger than our organization.

Diversity Statement

At Element, we always take pride in putting our people first. We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes diversity and inclusion as fundamental to our Vision of becoming “the world’s most trusted testing partner”.


All suitably qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective work related criteria and without regard for the following: race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, and/or protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the applicable governing laws.

TIC Council Statement

Element is proud to be a full member of the Testing, Inspection & Certification Council (the “TIC Council”), an international association representing independent testing, inspection and certification companies. 


Members of the TIC Council must implement and abide by the TIC Council Compliance Code. Element has therefore issued an overarching Code of Conduct which is supported by our Compliance Programme. A copy of the Code of Conduct and more information about our Compliance Programme can be found in the Governance and Integrity section of www.element.com


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