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William (Bill) Deegan, Senior Manager, Technical Services at


Calibration Technician

Cooper Atkins

Middlefield, CT



The primary responsibility of this position is the facilitation of the calibration process for new product as well as the recertification of product. Product will include Cooper-Atkins finished goods prepared for sale, recalibration of customer owned product as well as all in-house instrumentation used in the manufacturing process.

Specific responsibilities include:

  • Document calibration process and prepare reports.
  • Maintain Calibration database.
  • Test, calibrate and approve new products for delivery to the customer.
  • Perform re-calibration and certification service for customer returned product.
  • Calibrate in-house equipment, (includes basic mechanical inspection instrumentation and Cooper-Atkins made test boxes and instrumentation).
  • Administer calibration methods and procedures.
  • Coordinate and maintain external calibration of primary standards.
  • Assist in the development and improvement of new calibration processes and procedures.
  • Provide support and input for the purchase of equipment used in the calibration of Cooper-Atkins product.
  • Maintain compliance to, and expand scope of services provided, to ISO17025 calibration laboratory standard.
  • Provide backup and/or support, performing receiving and final quality control inspection as directed by Management.
  • Provide backup and/or support in other areas within the organization as required and directed by Management.


Two-year degree or certification in industrial or electromechanical technician.

  • Minimum 1 year experience in a calibration and/or inspection laboratory.
  • Demonstrate complete understanding in all products, trouble shooting and repair.
  • Ability to use various test and inspection equipment, DMM, power supplies, environmental chambers etc.
  • Working knowledge of mechanical test and measuring equipment including, calipers, micrometers, go/no-go gauging, dial indicators, force gauges, etc.
  • Ability to communicate in English, both orally and in writing.
  • Computer experience, Microsoft office, databases, etc.

Perform other duties as assigned.

Reports directly to the Sr. Manager, Technical Services