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Metrology Engineer

Location: Sunderland

Salary: Competitive

Job Type: Permanent

Job ID: 168232

Our international automotive manufacturing client is looking for Senior Metrology Engineer to join them on a permanent basis.

Job Role

  • Ability to use and produce programmes for Portable CMM Arms and Non- Contact Scanning Systems for the measurement of automotive components

  • Undertake regular and on off trial measurement studies, using SPC tools to analyse the data to identify trends and production stability issues

  • Reporting, fault finding and analysis of daily data to ensure we supply parts to customer requirements

  • Co-Ordinate Gauge R&R studies and results for new measurement gauges

  • Generate gauge / check fixture specification and agree with customer

  • Calibration of checking fixtures to ensure consistency between gauges

  • Presentation of dimensional results to customer during build status events or ongoing production


  • Experience of automotive quality tools, techniques and systems such as PPAP, 8D’s, SPC, GD&T, Statistical data analysis, GR&R

  • Experience or knowledge of IATF16949:2006 and relevant customer specific requirements

  • Computer and data collection system literacy, analysis and presentation

  • Experience of quality /process audits

  • Ability to work on own initiative with little supervision

  • Ability to form effective working relationships with internal/external customers and suppliers