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Metrology Lab Technician P1 2nd shift

Country:
United States
Work Location:
Newton
State:
North Carolina
31 Mar 2021
Job Type:
Regular
About The Opportunity
The purpose of the Lab Technician is to provide technical support needed for Manufacturing, Assembly and Management to start and maintain an acceptable level of quality in purchased and sub contracted components at Plant 1.
Key Responsibilities
  • Comply with all company and departmental policies and procedures.

  • Maintain a cooperative attitude toward all associates.

  • Complete PPAP dimensional data documentation.

  • Assist in measuring 1st piece of standard production parts.

  • Perform mechanical plate layouts with minimal supervision.

  • Assist in the training of associates for techniques and use of Metrology Lab equipment.

  • Apply analytical problem solving techniques where appropriate.

  • Operate all lab equipment in the Metrology Lab in a safe and effective manner.

  • Assist gage technician with minor adjustments and repairs to gages.

  • Interpret, operate, program and edit helical gear programs into the P40 gear analyzer, CMM’s

  • Participate in GR & R studies.

  • Understand and maintain current GKN prints in the Metrology Lab

  • Use CMM and optical comparator for inspection.

  • Perform GP12 inspections

Qualifications / Experience / Skills

 

High School Diploma or GED Required

Technical training and quality control / calibration techniques.

Computer literate with demonstrated ability to learn and use Word, Excel, Powerpoint, windchill and other computer software.

Posses excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Demonstrated mechanical aptitude.

Demonstrated organizational skills with ability to handle multiple tasks.

Proficient Math, Algebra and Trigonometry / Shop Math / Metric System

Proficient with use of computer, MS Office Software

Proficient blueprint reading

Basic metrology and gage use experience

Proficient in part Inspection

Basic gage repair

Basic understanding of geometric tolerancing (GD&T experience)

Possess a working knowledge of SPC.

CMM experience
About Us

GKN Automotive is the market leader in conventional, all-wheel and electrified drive systems and solutions.


With a comprehensive global footprint, we design, develop, manufacture and integrate an extensive range of driveline technologies for over 90% of the world’s car manufacturers.


Diversity and Inclusion


As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.


A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN Automotive. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.


GKN Automotive is an equal opportunity employer.


We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, colour, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Diversity and Inclusion

As a global engineering company, innovation is what differentiates us from our competitors and is central to our success.

A balance of cultures, ethnicities and genders help bring new ideas and creativity to GKN. We need people of different backgrounds, with different skills and perspectives to spark originality, imagination and creativeness in our teams around the world.

GKN is an equal opportunity employer.

We treat all our employees and applicants fairly and are committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination or harassment against any employee or qualified applicant on the grounds of age, race, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, marital status, affectional or sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, nationality, sex, or veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.